IT'S TIME TEXAS Community Challenge


 Pre-Registration is now open! 

We are excited and proud to announce the City of Roanoke's participation in the 2019 IT’S TIME TEXAS Community Challenge! The Challenge is an eight-week healthier living competition that challenges Texas communities, schools, organizations, municipalities, and individuals to see who can earn the most points by making healthy choices every day! The challenge runs from January 7 to March 3, 2019!

Registration is open now and it’s completely free to participate. We invite you to join in the fun and step up to the 2019 Community Challenge. Your participation is important to making Roanoke healthy and strong!

This exciting opportunity is for all of us to join together, celebrate healthy living, and showcase our community’s efforts to improve our health as individuals and as a community. 

The five winning communities will receive funds to put toward future health-related projects! 

Here’s how you can get involved: 

  1. Log onto the Challenge website:
  2. Register—it’s free to participate and it just takes a minute. Be sure to sign up as under the Roanoke community to earn 500 points! 
  3. Start uploading your healthy activities starting January 7th! There are numerous ways to earn points; everything from tracking your physical activity daily, to snapping Healthy Selfies, to planning healthy activities at your school or workplace, to hosting community wide health events! 
It’s easy to start uploading once you register and create a profile where you’ll track your activities!

Here are some ideas to earn points and get you started: 

  • 200 points » Take a Healthy Selfie. Snap a picture of yourself getting physically active, or eating healthy. 
  • 100 points » Utilize the Fitness Tracker or Sync with Fit Ranking! 
  • 250 Points » Host a Community Event! This must be a free, public, fitness-focused event the entire community can enjoy!
  • 250-10,000 points » Sign a Pledge. There are pledges on the Challenge website for mayors, city councils, employers, schools/districts, and organizations. 
You can help our community by registering and participating in the Community Challenge. Share on social media using the hashtag #CommunityChallenge! You can also visit our Facebook Page for the latest community events and workouts!! 

Additional bilingual Challenge resources and promotional materials can be found here: Don’t forget, it’s free to participate so go ahead, get registered and let us know you’re joining us!

Let’s show the rest of Texas what Roanoke can do!