Apple launches its Veterans Day Apple Watch Activity Challenge

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What you need to know

  • Apple has launched its new Apple Watch Activity Challenge.
  • The new challenge celebrates Veterans Day.
  • To complete the challenge, complete any workout for at least eleven minutes.

The next Apple Watch Activity Challenge is here and it's all about getting at least a small workout in.

The new challenge, which occurs today, celebrates Veterans Day, a national holiday in the United States. In order to complete the new challenge, Apple Watch users must log a workout of at least eleven minutes. that applies to any workout so feel free to hit up a walk, a run, or anything else.

Earn this special award on November 11 by doing any workout for 11 minutes or more. Record your time with the Workout app or any app that adds workouts to Health.

Veterans Day Challenge

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Just like any of the other Apple Watch Activity Challenges, you can complete the Veterans Day challenge using either the Workout app on Apple Watch, Apple Fitness+, or an exercise app that syncs with the Health app on iPhone. Just make sure that the app is currently connected to the Health app so that you get credit for the workout.

Completing the challenge will get you an award for a special edition set of stickers you can use in the Messages and FaceTime app.

If you want to make sure you have the right Apple Watch to complete the challenge, check out our list of the Best Apple Watch 2021.

Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.