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2022 challenge

Are you ready to take on the 2022 Challenge for Coventry and Warwickshire Mind?

It’s simple, all you need to do is set yourself a challenge for 20 consecutive days, for 22 minutes a day and get sponsors for your challenge. Pick a month to do the 2022 Challenge or do it every month! Track your efforts by setting up a Just Giving page.  

 

Start small… pick one challenge a day from the list below:

 

1. Walk for 22 minutes a day 12. Jog or run for 22 minutes a day
2. Be present, 22 mindful minutes a day 13. Do 22 sit up’s, push ups, star jumps or your favourite fitness movement
3.Take 22 photos a day capturing your life and the world around you! 14. Do yoga/pilates for 22 minutes a day
4. Do 22 lengths or 22 widths of the swimming pool a day 15. Run up and down the stairs 22 times a day
5. Learn a skill for 22 minutes a day (such as learn an instrument) 16. Read 22 pages of a book a day
6. Draw/doodle/paint for 22 minutes a day 17. Spend 22 minutes in nature
7. Sing for 22 minutes a day 18. Dance for 22 minutes a day
8. Walk 22 miles in 20 days 19. Knit for 22 minutes a day
9. Reduce screen time to 22 minutes a day 20. Wake up 22 minutes earlier
10. Declutter for 22 minutes a day 21. Learn 22 new words a day
11. Do 22 acts of kindness 22. Think of your own 22 challenge!

Our ideas are based around the five ways to wellbeing: 

  • Connect
  • Be active
  • Take notice
  • Learn
  • Give – you’ve got this one sorted already by fundraising!

If you have enjoyed this challenge, why not continue it and raise more money for us! Did you know that researchers from University College London found that the average time it takes for a new habit to stick is actually 66 days!*  

* https://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/2009/aug/how-long-does-it-take-form-habit