10,000 Step Challenge Winners 2016

 

Congratulations to everyone who participated in Marchathon 2016 -the 10,000 Step Challenge. The winners in the various categories are listed below. Prizes will be sent to your campus the week of the 21st of March, winners will be notified by email of where and when they can collect their prizes. Enjoy!

Challenge Evaluation Prize Draw Winners

Thank you to everyone who provided feedback on the challenge, it is invaluable to us. Congratulations to Jean Walsh from Mary Immaculate College who won the €50 shopping voucher. We are also sending goodie bags to the following people:

– Careen Lee, Dublin City University
– Sophie Flynn, Trinity College Dublin
– Libhan Collins, Dublin City University

Nominations for Best Team Captain and Best Team Member Winners

Thank you to all of the students who nominated their team captain and team member for being spectacular, inspirational or just pure fabulous! Read all of the nominations here. Congratulations!

Best Team Member Winners
Shauna Brennan from Waterford Institute of Technology
is the winner of the Best Team Member competition, congratulations, you’ve won an activity tracker!

Goodie packs are going to the following fantastic team members:

– Melissa Mpasanje, Dublin City University
– Michelle Hickey, Dublin Institute of Technology
– Lea Pelard , Dublin Institute of Technology
– Marco Rebellato, Institute of Technology Sligo
– Paul Fitzgerald , Limerick Institute of Technology
– Aishling O Connor, Mary Immaculate College
– Nuala McGuirk , National University of Ireland Galway
– Ciara Boyle, Trinity College Dublin
– Agnieszka Kozyra, Trinity College Dublin
– Kinga Adamczewska, Waterford Institute of Technology
– Charlotte Coffey, Athlone Institute of Technology
– Orla McCormack, Athlone Institute of Technology

Best Team Captain Winners
The Best Team Captain prize goes to Kerie Dillon, Institute of Technology Carlow. Kerie wins an activity tracker!

Goodie packs are going to the following fantastic team captains:

– Xinling Huang, Dublin City University
– Chloe Farrell, Institute of Technology Blanchardstown
– Olivia Shanahan, Limerick Institute of Technology
– Susan O Connell, Mary Immaculate College
– Fiona O’Driscoll, Trinity College Dublin
– Mun Hon Leong, University College Dublin
– Siobhan Taylor, Athlone Institute of Technology

10,000 Steps in My Shoes Story Winners

The €50 shopping vouchers go to: Cliona Halley, Mary Immaculate College, Cathy Hayes, Waterford Institute of Technology and Lok Yi Tan (Joyce), University College Dublin. Read some of the stories…

Runners up winning goodie packs are:

– Shonagh Spratt-Murphy, Institute of Technology Carlow
– Niamh O’Brien, University College Dublin
– Mun Hon Leong, University College Dublin
– Tuyen Tran, Dublin Institute of Technology
– Claire Neau, Mary Immaculate College
– Kerie Dillon, Institute of Technology Carlow
– Claire Neau, Mary Immaculate College

Challenge Champions Award

The Challenge Champions Award acknowledges the students who made huge efforts to promote the Challenge within their campus and to organise lots of events to keep students motivated and to help them clock up lots of steps are students. The winners of this award are Melissa, Margaret, Tracy, Patricia and Kirsty from Athlone Institute of Technology.

Runners up in this category are Yizhuo Zhai, Darren Dunne, Érica Della Garza Oiticica Moreira, Rushil Adelino Diniz, Dan Jose, Michael Hallinan, Caitriona McKey and Dara O’ Connor from the University of Limerick.

Congratulations to all of the teams who reached the daily 10,000 Step Target (30k per team) . The Challenge might be over but keep on aiming for 10,000 Step per Day!

Overall Challenge Winners

Teams who reached the 10,000 Steps per day target (30k per team) every day during the challenge were put into a special prize draw and the following teams are being awarded special prizes. The Gang, Trinity College Dublin winners of an action camera each and the Denis’ Dolls Team from Institute of Technology Athlone have won activity trackers.

We are also awarding goodie packs to the following teams:

– Red Hot Chili Steppers, Dublin City University
– Walking for Welbeck, Dublin Institute of Technology
– Power Roamers, University of Limerick
– International Girls, Mary Immaculate College
– Dream Destroyers, Waterford Institute of Technology
– Team Monica, Athlone Institute of Technology

Monday’s Daily Prize Draw Winners

Teams who reached this target on Monday were put into a prize draw and the team chosen at random is The Emeralds, Dublin City University, congratulations. Your challenge fleece jumpers and other nice goodies will be with you next week!

Goodie packs are also being awarded to the following teams who were chosen at random from the teams who reached the 10,000 Step target on Monday.

– Char Siew Pau, Dublin City University
– DIT Titans, Dublin Institute of Technology
– Look@Baccon, Institute of Technology Athlone
– Mad scones, National University of Ireland Galway
– B. A.M.!, University of Limerick

Tuesday’s Daily Prize Draw Winners

The team winning the challenge fleeces and other challenge goodies is: Smile Emitters, Athlone Institute of Technology

Goodie packs are also being awarded to the following teams:

– Omani Pride, Dublin City University
– Kerie’s Kids, Institute of Technology Carlow
– The Breen Machine, Mary Immaculate College
– The Marching Mooses, Trinity College Dublin
– Wishful Walkers, Waterford Institute of Technology

Wednesday’s Daily Prize Draw Winners

The team winning the challenge fleeces and other challenge goodies is: OPC, University of Limerick

Goodie packs are also being awarded to the following teams:

– It’s a Tie, University College Cork
– Treble steps, Mary Immaculate College
– BSV, Institute of Technology Athlone
– TFL, Dublin City University
– The Yanks, Dublin Institute of Technology

Thursday’s Daily Prize Draw Winners

The team winning the challenge fleeces and other challenge goodies is: I’d be very good looking, Institute of Technology Carlow

Goodie packs are also being awarded to the following teams:

– Power Roamers University of Limerick
– Three Muskateers Trinity College Dublin
– Team 133 Mary Immaculate College
– Iron Men Institute of Technology Sligo
– Strides Institute of Technology Athlone

Friday’s Daily Prize Draw Winners

The team winning the challenge fleeces and other challenge goodies is: Steppin’ up to get down, Trinity College Dublin

Goodie packs are also being awarded to the following teams:

– The TriForce, Dublin City University
– Walkers, University of Limerick
– SDA, Institute of Technology Carlow
– Holy Walkamolies, Mary Immaculate College
– Feet of Steel, University of Limerick

Step to your favourite tune winners
Goodie packs for the following fabulous movers and shakers!

– Walking in the Rain, Athlone Institute of Technology
– Team T-walk, University College Dublin

Team photo competition winners

2 teams were chosen as winners of challenge hoodies. Congratulations to The Super Walkers, Limerick Institute of Technology and Team t-walk, University College Dublin.

The photos were so good we are also awarding goodie packs to each of the following teams.

– Team Triggy, University of Limerick
– Fast Feet, Athlone Institute of Technology
– Happy Feet, Trinity College Dublin
– Walking on a dream, Dublin Institute of Technology
– Walkers ‘we walk for Paul’ team, University of Limerick
– Dynamic Walkers, University of Limerick
– Alan’s Angels, Trinity College Dublin
– International girls, Mary Immaculate College
– Biomed Movers, Dublin Institute of Technology
– Walking for Welbeck, Dublin Institute of Technology

Early registration winners

The team chosen at random for signing up before the challenge kicked off winning a goodie pack each are the SSGOT team, Athlone Institute of Technology.