Erie Walks! Competition

Published 04/07 2014 05:09PM

Updated 04/07 2014 05:51PM

Dozens of local employers will pound the pavement to improve their health.

Today marks the kickoff of the 7th annual Erie Walks! Competition.

More than 400 participants from eight Erie businesses are competing in the eight week long program.

Participants will work together to meet daily goals and walk for at least 30 minutes each day.

The kickoff coincides with National Public Health Week.

Winners will receive prizes and rewards from their businesses.

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