Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sign up?

Go to

What are the Prizes?

We have a range of Team Ireland goodies and also some virtual visits with Dare to Believe Ambassadors for your class available. To win a prize submit your activity at each of the stops to

Do I have to do this challenge only between the 4th-20th February?

This is a 2 week challenge that commences on Feb 4th however you can start this any time to align with any other activities you have in the school.

Are there any costs involved?

No, this is a completely free challenge!

Can families sign up?

All primary school students should be able to find their school in our database. We encourage families to help their child achieve their activity goals and join in on the fun. We hope to allow family teams in the future.

How many students are on a team?

The challenge is designed for as many students in your class as you need. When you are setting up your team you can declare your team size. Students to “travel” from Dublin to Beijing by being physically active for 60 minutes a day during the challenge. If all team members do that, they should arrive in Beijing!

Can secondary schools do the challenge?

This is our first year with this initiative and are focusing on primary schools this time around. Watch this space for future challenges!

What if my school hasn’t signed up?

You can encourage your school to sign up by suggesting they sign up here.