Apple will hold a special Apple Watch activity challenge for Veterans Day in the US

This is the iMessage sticker that completing the challenge unlocks

This is the iMessage sticker that completing the challenge unlocks

Apple has a special Apple Watch Challenge planned for Veterans Day on November 11th in the United States. On Veterans Day, Apple Watch users will be able to unlock an exclusive badge and an iMessage sticker by completing a special challenge.

And what's the challenge? As you probably expected, and in typical Apple fashion, the idea is to get you moving, and in order to unlock the special badge and sticker you'll have to clock up 11 minutes of workout on Veterans Day. To record your time, you'll either have to use the stock Workout app, or any other third-party app that uses Apple's HealthKit.

Since Veterans Day is a U.S. holiday, the challenge will be available only for Apple Watch users in the US. However, if you really, really want that badge and sticker, 9to5Mac suggests that you might be able to trick the system into letting you participate in the challenge, even if you're not based in the US, by changing the region on your Apple Watch.

According to 9to5Mac, the challenge will go live for users on November 9th (Thursday). Completing it will unlock a 3D Veterans Day badge that will be visible in the Activity app, as well as a special sticker iMessage.

source: 9to5Mac


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4. RebelwithoutaClue

Posts: 5483; Member since: Apr 05, 2013

They try so hard to come across as the good guy But instead, they do stuff like this as well http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-41889787

5. MrShazam

Posts: 987; Member since: Jun 22, 2017

You can never expect iPhonearena to post such news. Thanks for sharing. expect your comment to get moderated soon.

8. worldpeace

Posts: 3091; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

11minutes workout challenge? Is it even worth to be called a challenge :-/ oh well, muricans..

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