Walktober Challenge


Clark College is the winner of the 2020 Walktober Challenge!  Amazing job, Penguin Nation!  We will be keeping the trophy for another year!

Announcing the Clark College Walktober Challenge Winners:

Aaron McPherson

850,425 total logged steps

Sydney Brahmavar
Environmental Science

784,735 total logged steps

Bill Belden
Student Affairs

631,849 total logged steps

Departmental Walktober Challenge Winner

Congratulations to Administrative Services with an average total of 494,392 logged steps!

Walktober Challenge Trophy 

     1st place: Clark College with an average total of 347,922.
2nd place: Washington State Univeristy - Vancouver with an average total of 312,470.
     3rd place: Lower Columbia College with an average total of 255,287.

Now What?

Thank you for engaging in this fun activity.  Remember, your health and wellness matters - make yourself a priority.

Who do I contact for more information?

Contact Human Resources at hr@clark.edu. You may also view Frequently Asked Questions.

National Walking Month (October 1-31)  

With 68 participants in 2019, Clark College brought home the Walktober trophy by logging 20,435,605 total steps! Way to go, Penguin Nation!

In 2018, 111 Penguins participated in the Walktober Challenge and logged 30,983,800 total steps earning 3rd place in the 2018 Challenge.

In 2017, Thirty-Seven Penguins entered to the Walktober Challenge (the final participant count ended as Forty-Two). Collectively, Clark College logged 12,615,043 steps earning 2nd place in the 2017 Walktober Challenge.

In 2016, Thirty-Eighty Penguins got moving during the month of October for the second Walktober Challenge against the WSU Vancouver Cougs and the Lower Columbia College Red Devils.  Collectively, Clark logged in 12,412,963 steps earning 2nd place in the college challenge.

Check out everybodywalk.org for information and inspiration.

If you need accommodation due to a disability in order to participate in this program please contact Clark College’s Disability Support Services Office at (360) 992-2314 or (360) 991-0901 (VP), or visit Penguin Union Building room 013.