Tomlinson Industries Wraps up Step to IT! Challenge

From Monday, April 4th through Sunday, May 15th, 52 employees at Tomlinson Industries took part in the 6-week Step to IT! step challenge.  Each participant was given a pedometer to track their daily steps throughout the competition.  The winning team, comprised of Matt Hric, Bob Sacha, Cheryl Derryberry, and Jeff Howard, took a total of 3,088,551 steps and Matt Hric from Tomlinson’s Inspection department was the overall winner with 954,757 total steps. A total of 24,164,471 steps were taken by all participants from Week 1 to Week 6 of the challenge.  

The goal of Tomlinson’s Step to IT! challenge was to promote physical activity, to improve the health and well-being of employees, and to help participants work their way to 10,000 steps (5 miles) per day.  Over the course of the challenge, 60% of participants averaged more than 10,000 daily steps, with 15% averaging more than 15,000 daily steps.

For more information, please contact Tomlinson Industries, 13700 Broadway Avenue,

Cleveland, OH 44125.  Phone:  216-587-3400.  Fax:  216-587-0733.  To see our complete line of products, visit our web site at www.tomlinsonind.com.