The New Year 2021 has been set off with high hopes and excitement around the world. And with organizations worldwide gearing up for the Global Corporate Virtual Walkathon powered by Vantage Fit, a new age of workplace wellness is dawning.

If you are not yet aware of the walkathon mentioned above, you are in the right place.

The Global Corporate Virtual Walkathon is an upcoming contest that will be held from 30th January to 1st March. It aims to prioritize employee health and wellness as an integral part of their company culture.

Participants will have to walk it out among themselves, and the winners will be decided based on step count. There will be both individual and company rewards up for grabs.

Organizations from all over the world will take part in the contest and showcase their organization's efforts towards uplifting the health of employees worldwide.

Registration and Guidelines

If you are looking to participate in the Global Corporate Virtual Walkathon 2021, go to https://www.vantagefit.io/global-corporate-virtual-walkathon/ and register now. The last date of registration is 28th January.

To learn about the contest guidelines and terms and conditions, click here.

A Guide For Participating Global Corporate Virtual Walkathon

We appreciate and cherish your participation in the Corporate Walkathon and strive to make the overall experience fun and seamless.

Follow these steps given below to ensure you have a great time participating in the contest -

Download the Vantage Fit App

After successfully registering in the contest, you have to download the Vantage Fit app. The Vantage Fit app will be used to track your steps during the contest. It is available for both Android and iOS platforms and supports seamless integration with the latest wearable devices.

Follow the given instructions to download the app on your device -

For Android Users

Step 1 - Open the Google Play Store app on your phone.

Step 2 - Search "Vantage Fit" and download the app.

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Step 3 - Log in with your company email address and follow the prompted instructions to get started.

For iOS Users

Step 1 - Open the Apple App store on your phone.

Step 2 - Search "Vantage Fit" and download the app.

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Step 3 - Enter your company email address to log in and follow the prompted instructions to get started.

Activity Tracking

As mentioned above, the Vantage Fit app will be used to track your steps during the walkathon contest. All you need to do is download, install, and set up the app on your phone and carry it with you while walking, and the app will automatically track how many steps you have walked.

After installing the app, here's how to set it up to track your steps -

For Android Users -

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Step 1 - After logging into the app, you will be asked to connect to Google Fit. Select "Continue".

Step 2 - Select your preferred email id to login to Google Fit.

For iOS Users -

Vantage Fit uses Apple Health to collect activity data and steps from your device. Ensure that you have properly set up the Apple Health app in your device and you will be good to go.

Making your Participation Seamless and Fun with Wearable Devices

Vantage Fit allows seamless integration with your wearable devices to track your steps effortlessly. It has support for a wide range of wearable devices from many major brands.

If you have a wearable device, you can connect it to the Vantage Fit app for added convenience.

Here are the steps to integrate your wearable device with Vantage Fit -

For Android Users

Step 1 - In the Vantage Fit app, go to settings.

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Step 2 - Select "Change Device" under General settings.

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Step 3 - Select "Connect your device to Vantage Fit".

Step 4 - Select your device from the list given. If you can't find your wearable device in the list, type your device name in the box.

Step 5 - Choose "Continue" and follow the prompted steps, and you will be good to go.

For iOS Users

To integrate your device with Vantage Fit, all you need to do is set it up with your phone. Vantage Fit will automatically synchronize data from your wearable device if you have already set it up.

For more information regarding device integration, read our Step by Step Guide to Vantage Fit Steps Synchronization.

Tracking your Progress

Once the contest kickstarts, you can track your and others' progress at the top of the Vantage Fit app's home screen. You can also track your progress on the leaderboard page on the Vantage Fit website.

Individual Progress

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Step 1 - Open the Vantage Fit app on your phone.

Step 2 - On the app's home screen, select "ME".

Step 3 - Select "Your Rank" to view your individual progress in the walkathon contest.

Team Progress

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Step 1 - Open the Vantage Fit app on your phone.

Step 2 - Select "TEAM" on the app's home screen.

Step 3 - Select "Team Rank" to view your team's and your team members' progress in the contest.

We hope you have a wonderful time participating in the Global Corporate Virtual Walkathon!