UD employees enjoy a beginner yoga program at lunchtime.

Challenge concludes

UD's Spring into Wellness fitness challenge draws to a close


3:08 p.m., May 16, 2012--For the past 10 weeks, University of Delaware employees have been engaged in a physical fitness challenge sponsored by the Office of Human Resources’ Employee Wellness Program.  

The Spring into Wellness challenge had an international travel theme and featured weekly workshops and fitness activities, optional weigh-ins and personal tracking of physical activity habits.

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Nearly 80 employees representing 44 different departments successfully completed the challenge and were declared finishers of a virtual trip around the world.

This year’s randomly chosen grand prize winner from among all qualified finishers was Signe Bell of the Center for Community Research and Service. She received a $300 travel voucher from Uniglobe Red Carpet Travels.

Employees who want to continue to participate in similar programs can register now for the employee Summer Olympic Challenge, which will run from June 18- July 29.  The cost is 15 Wellness Dollars.

For more information and to register, visit Employee Wellness or call 831-8388.

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