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LiveWell Month of May Challenge winners announced


LINCOLN, Neb. (June 7, 2019) — The Nebraska Sports Council has named the winners in its Month of May Challenge, as all participants with over 30 miles of activity in May were entered into a drawing for the prize. Shannon Branting of Lincoln won the grand prize, a $250 Visa gift card, after recording 127.5 miles.

Additionally, 10 participants received $25 Nebraska Sports Council gift certificates. Leah Bond, Lori Hanus, Diana Jacobsen, Brian Jeter, Trena Miller, Daniel Moser, Katherine Schildt, LuAnn Schindler, Lori Sperry and Joe Sweeney all received gift certificates as they combined to average 120.3 miles.

In total, Nebraskans logged 34,847.5 miles of activity, the highest monthly total since the LiveWell Challenge began in January. Participants also accumulated 4,175 badges in the Month of May Challenge, sponsored by the Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association.

The LiveWell Challenge is a free activity-tracking website that promotes physical activity using Nebraska trails, parks, waterways, events and people. Participants complete and record miles walking, running, biking, paddling or exercising, earning virtual badges in the process, and inspiring others using the website’s unique social interaction platform, which connects directly with Facebook and Twitter.

The LiveWell Challenge, powered by LiveWellNebraska.com, is conducted by the Nebraska Sports Council a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization whose mission is to promote healthy and active lifestyle choices.

 
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