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, any way 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.

Download the calendar for 2022 events

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

This year the Community Better Challenge Committee has also created a Passport to encourage community members to get active throughout the Tri-Region. Collect six stamps from six activities found on the 2022 calendar and be entered to win one FREE TLC Summer Pass! Download the passport or pick one up at your first activity.  

Get active in your neighbourhood

Get your neighbourhood involved through walks, bike nights, or plan a block event with our Neighbourhood Connect resources to get active. You can also visit your local Parkland County library to sign out a Play Box 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. Or log your activities weekly on the tracking sheet and submit them to the Town Office Attn: Angela -Community and Social Development or to the Tri-Leisure Centre Attn: Samantha by June 30. 

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 ParticipACTION 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, etc.). You can also create separate events per age group or class type.