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WIT sponsors Rolling Strong wellness competition

July 27, 2020
Health and wellness platform provider Rolling Strong and the Women In Trucking Association have teamed up to support competition aimed at improving driver lifestyle choices.

Rolling Strong, a provider of health and wellness programs for owner-operators, transportation companies and their drivers and employees, announced the Accelerate Your Health Wellness Competition, which is sponsored by Women In Trucking (WIT) Association. Fitbit, Drivewyze Inc. and AllTrails, along with Rolling Strong, will be providing prizes for the event, which that kicked off July 15 and runs through Sept. 1.

“We are excited to see how these wellness challenges encourage participants to be more mindful of the five key components of fitness, nutrition, sleep, hydration and coach interactions that the Rolling Strong program offers,” said Stephen Kane, president of Rolling Strong. “By the end of a competition, new habits will form, and people will win prizes. It’s fun, interactive and very impactful. We are grateful that Women In Trucking is helping pioneer gamified wellness in the trucking industry. We are also very happy to see such great industry leaders as Fitbit, AllTrails and Drivewyze show their support with their generous sponsorship.”

The wellness competition is open to anyone and is based on points earned in the Rolling Strong app. Points are accumulated by participating in weekly Rolling Strong coaching and HIGI health assessments as well as logging hydration, sleep, nutrition and fitness activities on the Rolling Strong fitness app. The highest points earners during the competition win the awards. To participate, contestants need to have the Rolling Strong app.

"I hear from many drivers who are struggling with weight challenges," said Ellen Voie, president and CEO of Women In Trucking. "This competition is a great way to help our members focus on a healthy lifestyle, especially while on the road. We are pleased that Rolling Strong, Fitbit, Drivewyze and AllTrails are supporting this effort." 

Prizes to be awarded include:

First place

  • Fitbit Versa 2 and Fitbit Aria Air scale
  • Drivewyze: $150 Visa gift card
  • AllTrails Pro Membership

Second place

  • Fitbit Charge 4
  • Drivewyze: $75 Visa gift card
  • AllTrails Pro Membership

Third place

  • Fitbit Inspire HR
  • Drivewyze: $50 Visa gift card
  • AllTrails Pro Membership

Fitbit drawing prize 

The Rolling Strong platform allows non-wearable users to compete in the Women In Trucking challenge by manually entering information (wearable users receive double points) as well as by receiving points for completing health checks with a coach. The top 10 non-wearable earners from the competition will be entered into a drawing for their choice of a new Fitbit wearable and a WIT $50 Amazon Gift Card.

The Rolling Strong health and wellness mobile app for IOS and Android devices offers exercise programs and nutrition and personal health guidance, including the ability to connect with a wellness coach. Drivers can also earn points and rewards for logging sleep, exercising, and meeting daily calorie goals. Rolling Strong Wellness Competitions were created as part of the wellness platform to encourage professional drivers, carriers and the industry to participate in wellness challenges and be more mindful of the five key components (fitness, nutrition, sleep, hydration, and coach interactions) the program offers. 

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