October Monthly Garmin Connect Badge Challenges

If you love the Garmin Connect Badges and the hard work that goes into earning the newest one, you’re going to love our new Garmin Connect Badge Challenges.

This new Garmin Connect feature offers a way for you to keep acquiring new badges all month long. You can rise to the challenge every day, pushing yourself further to beat yesterday.  You need to opt-in and join each Badge Challenge to earn the badge at the end of the challenge period. Please note that October Connect Challenge Badges will not all be available on October 1st.

Challenge NameHow to Earn
October Weekend 40KJoin this challenge and record a 40-kilometer cycling activity from October 8-10.
Halloween WalkingJoin this challenge and record a 3-mile walking activity from October 29-31.
October Ride to 100Join this challenge and record 100 kilometers of cycling activities from October 17-23.
October Weekend 5KJoin this challenge and record a 5-kilometer running activity from October 15-17.
October Step MonthJoin this challenge and record 300,000 steps in October.
October RundownJoin this challenge and record 50 miles of running activities in October.
October WarriorJoin this challenge and record a total of five hours of yoga activities in October.
October GainsJoin this challenge and record a total of four hours of strength activities in October.
October Joy RidesJoin this challenge and record 250 kilometers of cycling activities in October.
2021 Cycling – Stage 4Join this challenge and record 506 miles (814.3 km) of cycling activities from October 1 to December 31.
2021 Walking – Stage 4Join this challenge and record 92 miles (148 km) of walking activities from October 1 to December 31. 
2021 Running – Stage 4Join this challenge and record 506 kilometers (314.4 miles) of running activities from October 1 to December 31.

Here is how to find it and join in Garmin Connect app:

  1. Open the Garmin Connect application.
  2. Navigate to “More.”
  3. Select “Challenges.”
  4. View and select the “Join Now” button to opt into the monthly challenges.
  5. Follow the instructions on how to earn the challenge badge.

Here is how to find it and join in Garmin Connect desktop:

  1. Open the Garmin Connect application.
  2. Select “Challenges”
  3. View and select the “Join Now” button to opt into the monthly challenges.
  4. Follow the instructions on how to earn the challenge badge.

You must have the latest Garmin Connect app update to view the Badge Challenges.