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Why do I need to record my steps and activity every day by a certain time? Each day in A Step Ahead: Champions constitutes a game turn. Turns have both a beginning and and end, and the cutoff time represents that transition from one turn…

How do I play UtiliFIT? UtiliFIT Deskercise mini-games send you small physical challenges to complete every hour to keep you from being sedentary throughout your day. In A Step Ahead: Champions, they count toward your exercise, which increases your Fame, which in-turn helps your team…

Why should I play UtiliFIT and log activity in my Activity Journal? Aside from the health benefits you’ll see from breaking up stretches of sedentary behavior (UtiliFIT) and making healthier diet, exercise and lifestyle decisions (Activity Journal), both provide you and your team with opportunities…

What is UtiliFIT? Research has shown that getting up at regular intervals throughout the day plays a key role in the prevention of lifestyle diseases like type-2 diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. UtiliFIT is a desk activity mini-game that delivers small physical challenges throughout the…

What is my Activity Journal? Your activity journal is a place for you to track your healthy activities (other than steps) during your challenge. Tracking your activities benefits you and your team, as you can receive both bonus steps for tracking the regional Special Skill,…

Why are manual step entries limited to a certain number of steps per day? Unlike steps synced from pedometers that are synced directly to our system, manually entered steps are unverified. Because manually entered steps are unverified, each company generally opts to have a cap…

Which bluetooth pedometers can A Step Ahead: Champions import steps from automatically? A Step Ahead: Champions can currently import steps from bluetooth-enabled pedometers made by the following manufacturers: Fitbit Jawbone Misfit Withings Note that in order for your pedometer to send steps to A Step…

Can inactive players slow my team down? Yes. Your team’s movement and Fame bonus are based upon the average of your team’s steps and activity, so inactive players will bring those averages down. Team synergy is key, so be sure to help all players on…

How do my steps impact my team? Your individual steps impact your team in a number of ways, from movement to scoring. A Step Ahead is designed to be a team-based experience, and as such, it’s important to remember that it’s in your team’s best…

I just synced my pedometer, where are my steps? Your steps have quite a journey to go on to get from your activity tracker to the UtiliFIT servers! This can take anywhere from a few seconds to a few hours. As a rule of thumb,…