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These Moosehead Employees Walked 67,000 Miles, and Got A Beer For Their Efforts

Image: Virgin Global Health Challenge Facebook page

SAINT JOHN – Moosehead Breweries employees walked the equivalent of 67,612 miles in a global health challenge that included 1,500 companies and they finished second in the Manufacturing division.

In teams of seven, 133 Moosehead employees (53,000 participants worldwide) from across Canada clocked 170,018,024 steps in a virtual journey around the world to improve their physical and mental health.

The Virgin Pulse Global Challenge has an online portal that helps members track their physical activity and unlock new locations as they move around the world. The Moosehead employees had an average daily step count of 13,460.

“We are incredibly proud of our employees’ achievement in the Virgin Pulse Global Challenge and will support them in every step of their continued journey towards healthier, happier and more active lives said Andrew Oland, President and CEO, Moosehead Breweries.

“We look forward to celebrating our accomplishment over a cold beer!”

We hope he’s buying.