All through the month of March, Fort Atkinson, Jefferson, Whitewater and Watertown will compete for the title of “fittest group” as a part of a joint marketing campaign coordinated by the cities’ parks and recreation departments.
The Jefferson County parks and rec departments have tied right into a Wisconsin-wide effort, with some 30 communities taking part.
The problem will happen March 1-31, and all ages are welcome to hitch in.
The groups will include residents of 1 group going up in opposition to the residents of the opposite communities.
Organizers advocate that members shoot for a private objective of 200 minutes of bodily exercise every week. Any bodily exercise counts in the direction of the problem, together with biking, snowboarding, snowshoeing, dancing, swimming, and even shoveling.
Members are requested to submit weekly totals by no later than 10 a.m. every Monday in order that the parks and rec departments in these communities can tally the overall for his or her workforce that afternoon.
The group totals will then be launched to the general public so that individuals can see how the communities rank in opposition to one another.
Members will submit their minutes of exercise, primarily based on the dignity system, every week by means of a web-based type, which could be discovered at http://bit.ly/BeActiveMinutes.
Signup is open by means of every group’s parks and rec division web site.
Registration prices $10 per individual and the deadline to enroll is March 14.
Nonetheless, those that enroll at first of March can have extra days on which they’ll document their minutes.
All members will obtain a T-shirt and essentially the most lively group will win a trophy.