Week #3 Challenge Jan. 15th - Jan 21st

Find the Yeti!

We love our #OWNWINTER mascot! All you need to do is find one of our cool posters around town and get a pic with our Yeti. Visit our sponsors to find your pic background. Then post your pic on the getDowntown FacebookTwitter or Instagram page or email us and we'll post it for you. 

Prizes for randomly chosen winners will be announced on our blog on 1/22/18.

Weekly Challenge Details

Week #2 Challenge Jan. 8th - Jan 14th

It's Haiku week for Conquer the Cold and winter has definitely shown up.

Just post your winter commuting Haiku on the getDowntown Facebook, Twitter or Instagram page or email your Haiku to us and we'll post it for you. What the heck is a Haiku? Here's more info. Be creative, fun and include pics of your commute or surroundings.

Prizes for randomly chosen winners will be announced on our blog on 1/15/18.


Week #1 Challenge Jan. 1st - Jan 7th

We picked a cold week to Burn Off Your Holiday Feast!

You need to walk, bike, ski, snowshoe or find another way to burn those calories on your commute this week. If your logged commutes include any calories burned, you are in the running.

Prizes for randomly chosen winners will be announced on our blog on 1/8/18.

Weekly Challenges

​Week #4 Challenge Jan. 22nd - Jan 31st

It's Winter Wonderland Pic week! Take a picture of your commute. Include yourself or a buddy or just the wonderful Michigan scenery. 

Post your Winter Wonderland Pic on the getDowntown FacebookTwitter or Instagram page or email your picture to us and we'll post it for you. Be creative, fun and include pics of your commute or surroundings.

Prizes for randomly chosen winners will be announced on our blog on 2/2/18.

What would Conquer the Cold be without some challenges to make it more fun? We're not talking weather challenges. No, we are talking challenges that get you prizes! Winners for all challenges are randomly selected from the entries received. Prizes will be announced the week of each challenge. **You must work in the Ann Arbor/Ypsi area and be signed up for the Challenge to win prizes.**

Here's a list of the upcoming weekly challenges

○ Week 1: Burn Off Your Holiday Feast Starts Jan. 1 - Ends Jan. 7th - Winners announced Jan. 8th 
○ Week 2: Winter commuting Haiku - Starts Jan. 8th - Ends Jan. 14th - Winners announced Jan. 15th 
○ Week 3: Find the Yeti - Starts Jan. 15th - Ends Jan. 21st - Winners announced Jan. 22nd
○ Week 4: Winter wonderland picture of your commute - Starts Jan. 22nd - Ends Jan. 31st - Winners announced Feb. 2nd