Kick off event at the TriLeisure centre 6-8 pm free drop in

Participaction Community Better Challenge Logo About the Tri-Community Better Challenge

The Community Better Challenge runs June 1 to June 30 each year.  The Tri-Community Better Challenge is about prioritizing physical activity and participation in  to help our community stay healthy in mind, body and spirit. The Tri-Region of Parkland County, the City of Spruce Grove and Stony Plain work together with the Tri-Leisure centre and community groups to plan events and encourage an active June.  Whether it is walking your dog, gardening, biking, swimming or joining a class however you get active counts. Use the ParicipACTION app while you do it and we could be named Canada‚Äôs Most Active Community and win $100,000 for a community project.

Need inspiration to get active?

Find activities through out the month of June on our local calendar, find activities at the TransAlta TriLeisure Centre, and explore workouts on the Participaction website or by downloading the Participaction App

Get active in your neighbourhood

Get your neighbourhood involved through walks, bike nights, or plan a block event with our Neighbours Meeting Neighbours event tools to get active.  You can also visit your local library to sign out a Games on the Go kit provided by Ever Active Schools.  

How to participate as an individual

Participating is easy. Download Participaction App through iTunes or the Google Play Store and log all your active minutes from June 1-30. Aim for 20 minutes of heart pumping exercise per day.  

How to participate as a sport association, school, fitness organization, or community group

  1. Starting on May 18 have your representative register your organization through the Participation website.
  2. Create events that will encompass the various activity participation that you will report on. An event can be practices, games, workouts or classes throughout June.
  3. In June add activity minutes appropriately to each event.
  4. Input all June activity minutes before June 30.

 You can choose the event titles that best suit your association ex: practices, games, yoga class...you can also create separate events per age group or class type.