This Challenge ended 2 years ago

About this Challenge:

Let's start the New Year off right by losing 5% during the difficult holidays. We can do it!

Final Challenge Progress Results

superjen1007 Total Progress: 7.26 %  (Down 13.0 lb)
melsyv Total Progress: 5.83 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
NancyNovember Total Progress: 5.37 %  (Down 11.0 lb)
becl10 Total Progress: 5.34 %  (Down 10.4 lb)
angelica1992 Total Progress: 4.56 %  (Down 6.7 lb)
JenKatja Total Progress: 4.22 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
Critical_CVT Total Progress: 3.72 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
MissErika03 Total Progress: 3.48 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Focusdriven Total Progress: 3.40 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
Mik335 Total Progress: 3.25 %  (Down 5.4 lb)
kilgore154 Total Progress: 3.24 %  (Down 5.6 lb)
nelakflo Total Progress: 3.03 %  (Down 5.4 lb)
gmac0101 Total Progress: 2.68 %  (Down 11.0 lb)
Kandis85 Total Progress: 2.63 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
olul Total Progress: 2.63 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
skychant Total Progress: 2.40 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
coleyp172 Total Progress: 1.84 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
kcjen37 Total Progress: 1.79 %  (Down 3.2 lb)
committed2fitness Total Progress: 1.56 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
APanda Total Progress: 1.36 %  (Down 2.4 lb)
frog367 Total Progress: 1.32 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
lady_makeda Total Progress: 0.96 %  (Down 2.4 lb)
Revans Total Progress: 0.92 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
akp73 Total Progress: 0.53 %  (Down 0.9 lb)
ShanaWoodard Total Progress: 0.43 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
eliamelissa Total Progress: 0.39 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
TatsME Total Progress: 0.33 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
Sabs09 Total Progress: 0.21 %  (Down 0.4 lb)
BLThompson Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
beachgirl03 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Icedawg004 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
salemskitty Total Progress: 0.47 %  (Up 1.2 lb)
kate08 Total Progress: 0.56 %  (Up 0.8 lb)
Boosoxx Total Progress: 0.92 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
Jairia Total Progress: 1.82 %  (Up 3.1 lb)
Katasza Total Progress: 3.01 %  (Up 4.0 lb)
D5949 Total Progress: 3.42 %  (Up 6.6 lb)
Suzy365 Total Progress: 4.00 %  (Up 7.0 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Week 1

Park the farthest away from all shopping destinations...and walk!

Guidelines:
Every time you go shopping...park the farthest away...even for the grocery store. More walking=more calorie burning
92% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 04 Dec 11 by salemskitty
"did it sometimes. . . in a rush others."
Successful: 02 Dec 11 by becl10
"I plan to continue following this mini challenge for the duration of the ..."


Week 2

Make great choices at holiday parties

Guidelines:
Choose the fruit salad or the shrimp cocktail..and avoid all the dips and drink cocktails!
84% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 07 Dec 11 by NancyNovember
"no parties yet"


Week 3

Avoid holiday sweet treats and reform your recipes

Guidelines:
Don't eat that cookie dough...or make it from flax seeds! Pass on the pie....or reduce the butter content in the crust and top with nuts instead of more crust Don't eat the chocolate....make spiced nuts instead!
71% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 15 Dec 11 by frog367
"I don't eat a whole box but I do enjoy a fresh baked cookie"


Week 4

Fit in excercise at every chance

Guidelines:
Go caroling or dance til you drop to Jingle Bells! Spin like a Dreidel! Shovel that snow!
33% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 25 Dec 11 by becl10
"Was not well this week"


Week 5

Don't consume empty calories-

Guidelines:
Don't eat leftovers just because they need to go away. Say no to alcohol.
60% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 30 Dec 11 by becl10
"This mini challenge was really difficult!"
Failed: 29 Dec 11 by coleyp172
"i suck! this is redic. i need some help. how do i get my bf on board?"


Latest Challenge Posts

Congrats to becl10 for 3rd place to 5%!
Wow! becl10 has lost 10 pounds in this challenge! What an inspiration!
by JenKatja on 30 Dec 11 07:06 AM
Congrats to melsyv for second place on the race to 5%
Just in time...you did it!
by JenKatja on 28 Dec 11 10:03 AM
Congrats SUPERJEN...first to 5%
You are doing amazing!
by JenKatja on 10 Dec 11 10:58 AM
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I FEEL PRETTY BAD I WAS DOING SO GOOD BUT NOW I AM THE ONLY ONE GOING THE WRONG WAY. I HAVE A 2ND JOB AS A SERVER SO WILL BE DOING A LOT OF WALKING TODAY I NOW HAVE 9.8 (10) LBS TO LOOSE I WILL GET THERE ...
by D5949 on 09 Dec 11 04:05 PM
How many steps?
OK...here are my totals Mon-20652 Tues-18184 Wed-9031 Thurs-16231 Fri-9305 Sat-18873 Sun-12803 Total = 105079!!!
by JenKatja on 04 Dec 11 10:08 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Monday 02 January 2012.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 01 Jan 12
duration: 5 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 72
privacy: Public
administrators: JenKatja
created: 12 November 2011

All Mini-challenges:

1. Park the farthest away from all shopping destinations...and walk! ( week 1 )
2. Make great choices at holiday parties ( week 2 )
3. Avoid holiday sweet treats and reform your recipes ( week 3 )
4. Fit in excercise at every chance ( week 4 )
5. Don't consume empty calories- ( week 5 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 5:

All Participants 0.85 %  (Down 119.2 lb)

Week 4:

All Participants 0.84 %  (Down 118.6 lb)

Week 3:

All Participants 0.80 %  (Down 112.7 lb)

Week 2:

All Participants 0.68 %  (Down 95.0 lb)

Week 1:

All Participants 0.35 %  (Down 49.3 lb)

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