Monday, May 24, 202112:00 am CST -
Sunday, May 30, 202111:59 pm CST
Edinburg, Texas 78539

In observance of National Stroke Awareness Month and encourage community awareness of stroke, its warning signs and tips for prevention, South Texas Health System, home to the Valley’s most expansive stroke care network, presents Steps for Stroke.

During this virtual weeklong challenge, participants will commit to walk, run or even dance their way to a minimum of 10,000 steps per day and 50,000 steps total within the timeframe specified (May 24-30). A pedometer will be included in your registration packet for your to keep track of your steps, and you’ll be able to log them on our official challenge website.

To meet this year’s Steps for Stroke ambassadors, learn more about the charities we’ll be partnering with and register for this year’s challenge, visit

Go get out there and get your steps for stroke in! Share your stories and challenge photos/videos with us on social media by using the hashtag #STHSStepsForStroke.

All proceeds will benefit local charities.

Entry Fees

Challenge Period: May 24 - May 30, 2021

Registration Site:

Early Registration (Before 5/3): $25

Late Registration** (After 5/3): $30

Fee includes T-shirt, medal and pedometer.

Packet Pickup

Registrants will be able to pick up their packets from the STHS Marketing Office at the STHS Edinburg Medical Office Plaza II, 4302 Sugar Road, Suite 213, Edinburg, TX 78539, from May 17 - May 21 from 8:00 am – 5:00 pm. Office will be closed during the lunch hour (12:00 – 1:00 pm).

** Preferred t-shirt size will not be guaranteed for late registrants.

Logging Your Steps

How to log your steps- each individual person must log in as him/herself:

  • Sign up for the race
  • Go for a run or walk and count your steps
  • Login to Athlete Guild using your profile created during registration.  Make sure the email address you use is unique to you and hasn’t been used by someone else in your family.  If you need help getting this straightened out, just contact
  • Head to this event page
  • Click Results
  • Look up your name and click Update
  • Enter your steps and click submit – Your results will accumulate with each entry.  You can enter new entries as often as needed.
  • Tell all your friends!
Contact Info

For more information, contact our Challenge Coordinator Kassandra Rodriguez at 956-388-2020 or

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