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Healthy Outside Campaign Challenge

Healthy Outside Campaign Challenge
Share your photo, win prizes:  March 28 - June 3

Image of two women taking a selfie outside.

Important Dates

Don't miss any contest deadlines. To participate read the rules on this page.

March 28:  
Healthy Outside campaign begins.

Prizes awarded every Monday through June 3 by 5 p.m.
Winners notified by email or direct message. Current UC Davis affiliates (student, employee, faculty/academic) are eligible for the weekly prize drawing.

June 3: 
Campaign ends.

June 6:
Final prize awarded.

Learn more about the Healthy Outside initiative

Read our growing list of Healthy Outside testimonials

Share of photo of how you stay healthy outside on Instagram with #UCDHealthyOutside or submit a photo via this form.

See details below.

At a time when focusing on our physical, mental and emotional well-being, remains of the utmost importance, Healthy UC Davis is thrilled to announce the launch of the Healthy Outside Campaign Challenge to promote the campuswide Healthy Outside initiative which, as the name suggests, is all about the benefits of spending more time...outside!

Grab your picnic baskets, bicycles, or beloved walking buddies and reap the holistic health benefits of activities performed outdoors for a chance to win prizes each week starting March 28 through June 3.

How To Enter

To take part in the challenge, simply post a picture which captures the unique ways you or your friends are staying "Healthy Outside" along with the hashtag #UCDHealthyOutside AND tag @HealthyUCDavis. Please note, for an Instagram entry to be considered, the Instagram account needs to be public-facing. 

Don't have a public Instagram account?

Entries may also be submitted through this Google form. Some submissions will be featured on this webpage. To be considered for the weekly prize drawing, please submit your image by Monday at 8 a.m.

Join in! Submit your own testimonial!

Read our growing list of Healthy Outside testimonials

Additional Rules

Entries must feature an outdoor location (on campus or off) and abide by the campus's Principles of Community. Current UC Davis affiliates (student, employee, faculty/academic) are eligible for the weekly prize drawing.

Prize winners must pick up prizes at UC Davis Occupational Health. Prizes can also be delivered via the intercampus mail system.

Participants can enter multiple times a week, but will only receive one entry per week. 

Weekly drawings will include the names of participants who joined the challenge the week prior.


Image of swag bag of prizes including a UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden tote bag and more!

Every Monday afternoon, a raffle, including the names or Instagram handles of every entry will be drawn. Winner will receive a gift bag of UC Davis swag that varies from week to week. Prize will be available for pick up at Occupational Health or sent via the intercampus mail system.



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Contact Information

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