October 13, 2016 communication from Kirk Schulz, President and Theresa Elliot-Cheslek, Associate Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer regarding the Apple Cup Fitness Challenge.

Apple Cup Fitness Challenge

University of Washington may have had the higher number of average minutes of activity and won the fitness challenge this year, but the Cougs have lots to be proud of!


There were 711 total participants over the five weeks with 533,162 total number of minutes exercised! Of those 711 participants, WSU had 368 people participate, more than half! Great job everyone.


Congratulations to all our Winners!

Top Performer: Kendra Wilkins-Fontenot, Assistant Director, HRS – Kendra tracked 7,456 minutes of total activity, which averaged more than 1,490 minutes of activity each week during the five week challenge!

Grand Prize Winner: Levi O’Loughlin, by participating in the challenge at least three of the five weeks. Levi was eligible to win the Grand Prize of Apple Cup Tickets!

Additional Prize Winners have been identified and will be contacted individually!

*Note – prizes for all but the top performer, where determined by a random drawing of all participants of the Apple Cup Challenge. They were identified by Limeaide, the third party administrator of the SmartHealth platform. 



Grand Prize: Two Apple Cup Tickets for the Sold Out game on November 25th in Pullman! Faculty & Staff who earned 225 points throughout the challenge were entered into a drawing to win #AppleCup tickets!

Top Performer: Those who are the top performers and logged the highest number of minutes won fun Cougar Gear, UREC Passes, and tickets to other WSU Athletic Events!

A table with some WSU items such as water bottles and bags.

Six Winners have been rewarded with a Cougar bag, water bottle, and other small prizes.

A variety of WSU items such as a frisbee and blanket.

A variety of other prizes have been awarded!