This Challenge ended 3 years ago

About this Challenge:

Can you drink 8 cups of water a day? "The weight will just melt off." Time to stick to it and see if it's true!

Final Challenge Progress Results

VLong Total Progress: 5.40 %  (Down 21.6 lb)
psychosematic Total Progress: 5.06 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
TheBake Total Progress: 4.72 %  (Down 12.2 lb)
Cupcake43 Total Progress: 4.05 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
slimlizzy Total Progress: 4.00 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
JANEMARIE17 Total Progress: 3.88 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
martinge Total Progress: 3.85 %  (Down 8.8 lb)
space Total Progress: 3.79 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
impossibledream Total Progress: 3.78 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
ruhr0h Total Progress: 3.78 %  (Down 6.9 lb)
brettsma02 Total Progress: 3.64 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
tarfud Total Progress: 3.53 %  (Down 7.7 lb)
archiluvsyou Total Progress: 3.42 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
crypto04 Total Progress: 3.23 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
Mindro Total Progress: 3.23 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
emwalt Total Progress: 3.22 %  (Down 5.8 lb)
Becka-boo Total Progress: 3.16 %  (Down 7.1 lb)
lggdrg Total Progress: 2.93 %  (Down 5.2 lb)
snowted Total Progress: 2.90 %  (Down 5.5 lb)
alizoguboff Total Progress: 2.84 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
basmgoblue9097 Total Progress: 2.69 %  (Down 7.6 lb)
ads1959 Total Progress: 2.54 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
JBird1632 Total Progress: 2.44 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
Nikita 007 Total Progress: 2.39 %  (Down 6.4 lb)
Emerald17 Total Progress: 2.33 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
RobynM Total Progress: 2.32 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
juslookn21 Total Progress: 2.24 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
Trish27 Total Progress: 2.22 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
sprouts pet Total Progress: 2.16 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Felsythe Total Progress: 2.13 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
Moshie Total Progress: 2.12 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
HealthierAndSexierISpossible Total Progress: 2.11 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
vackerman Total Progress: 2.02 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
nfomastr Total Progress: 1.99 %  (Down 4.2 lb)
Quen713 Total Progress: 1.99 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
momohere Total Progress: 1.94 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
blondie14 Total Progress: 1.90 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
midearthseeker Total Progress: 1.85 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
JasonP71 Total Progress: 1.85 %  (Down 4.5 lb)
iqdotcom Total Progress: 1.82 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Darbo Total Progress: 1.76 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
yukkuriover Total Progress: 1.75 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
renrames Total Progress: 1.74 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
pitoune1963 Total Progress: 1.74 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
Best11 Total Progress: 1.72 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
honeybunn Total Progress: 1.65 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
enngee Total Progress: 1.65 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
wow19 Total Progress: 1.60 %  (Down 2.5 lb)
strawberryshortcake2010 Total Progress: 1.58 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
peacebunny Total Progress: 1.52 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
napihealth Total Progress: 1.50 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
lel Total Progress: 1.44 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
rornelas10 Total Progress: 1.42 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
scrapinkathy Total Progress: 1.42 %  (Down 2.5 lb)
Mandakins Total Progress: 1.38 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
tammyeager Total Progress: 1.38 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
losinmama Total Progress: 1.36 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
Barbershop Total Progress: 1.34 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
metamorphisis Total Progress: 1.32 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
LorrieBeardsley Total Progress: 1.30 %  (Down 2.1 lb)
blackchick71 Total Progress: 1.29 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
jackie9100 Total Progress: 1.27 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
terriwine Total Progress: 1.22 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
c22munsey Total Progress: 1.21 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
jennayy Total Progress: 1.20 %  (Down 1.4 lb)
Rachel-Allyne Total Progress: 1.20 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
bathtubophelia Total Progress: 1.14 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
j76shaw Total Progress: 1.11 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
m1a1wife Total Progress: 1.10 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
lgc1961 Total Progress: 1.10 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
neela30 Total Progress: 1.07 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
Big Dimples Total Progress: 1.07 %  (Down 3.2 lb)
Red Cade Total Progress: 1.03 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
promond Total Progress: 0.99 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
amberbrooke88 Total Progress: 0.97 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
jvenetz Total Progress: 0.94 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
Pookie_214 Total Progress: 0.92 %  (Down 1.4 lb)
kandyflower Total Progress: 0.92 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
p8riot_girl Total Progress: 0.87 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
spcyckn Total Progress: 0.87 %  (Down 1.4 lb)
Quasimoda Total Progress: 0.86 %  (Down 1.1 lb)
jenisigns4 Total Progress: 0.83 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Missakitti Total Progress: 0.81 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
Courtney B Total Progress: 0.77 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
scrapngirl Total Progress: 0.76 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
Orangezealous Total Progress: 0.76 %  (Down 1.4 lb)
amydee814 Total Progress: 0.69 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
Duckydoc Total Progress: 0.68 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
ebbyday Total Progress: 0.67 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
ArnoldTKD Total Progress: 0.65 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
lovemyah Total Progress: 0.64 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
radiantsunrise21 Total Progress: 0.61 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
LauraBelle26 Total Progress: 0.58 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
darkshines Total Progress: 0.56 %  (Down 0.7 lb)
dwyn69 Total Progress: 0.54 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Smarty22 Total Progress: 0.54 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
melishous Total Progress: 0.48 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
carolnyu Total Progress: 0.46 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
natjones Total Progress: 0.45 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Cheryle A Total Progress: 0.42 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
momm423 Total Progress: 0.40 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
1skinnygirl1975 Total Progress: 0.34 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
Surreal Total Progress: 0.32 %  (Down 0.6 lb)
paulabanks77 Total Progress: 0.32 %  (Down 0.7 lb)
sherbe2 Total Progress: 0.27 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
ajrob1101 Total Progress: 0.26 %  (Down 0.5 lb)
nberry1984 Total Progress: 0.24 %  (Down 0.6 lb)
saesae76 Total Progress: 0.13 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
adh1304 Total Progress: 0.11 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
lgal Total Progress: 0.11 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
bigphilly808 Total Progress: 0.09 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
Meowling Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
kbutler1 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
ctlss Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
looseitby30 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Sil93ver Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
LYL77 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
ksasha25 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
NightFury Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Laurana_v Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Shirlgirl Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
lab.lady.snedeker Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
AnnieSez Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
mir10 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
dgordon07 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Christina423 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
greerb Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
prpljellybean Total Progress: 0.25 %  (Up 0.4 lb)
melissawww84 Total Progress: 0.39 %  (Up 0.4 lb)
lhemt Total Progress: 0.55 %  (Up 0.8 lb)
shortie22 Total Progress: 0.59 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
rcsd Total Progress: 0.71 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
mrsbclark Total Progress: 0.76 %  (Up 1.8 lb)
SKR4life Total Progress: 0.78 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
blue27 Total Progress: 0.79 %  (Up 1.6 lb)
korakdot Total Progress: 0.79 %  (Up 1.1 lb)
kmg3366 Total Progress: 0.82 %  (Up 1.5 lb)
staceyh Total Progress: 0.83 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
waynesworld Total Progress: 0.98 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
recanepa Total Progress: 1.26 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
Golfclubguy Total Progress: 1.35 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
5GK Total Progress: 1.39 %  (Up 1.6 lb)
m1sluckystar Total Progress: 1.74 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
KySav Total Progress: 2.32 %  (Up 2.4 lb)
Cheekydonns Total Progress: 3.24 %  (Up 5.9 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Days 1 to 14

Drink 8 cups of water a day (68 fl oz)

Guidelines:
Drink 8 cups (68 fl oz) of water a day. Tea without any sugar or milk counts as well.
91% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 29 Aug 10 by Nikita 007
"Wish I could do this good with my sodium intake."
Successful: 29 Aug 10 by losinmama
"This was easier than I thought it would be and I will more than likely ..."
Successful: 29 Aug 10 by napihealth
"well i did it -few of the days barely made it, but i did..!!!"
Successful: 28 Aug 10 by Shirlgirl
"this gets easer as the days go by. I find that by drinking eight glasses ..."


Latest Challenge Posts

Introductions
I guess I should intoduce myself too. I'm Gary from Wisconsin. Like a lot of the challenge members, I don't drink nearly enough water. We had a challenge here at work with our wellness program ...
by Golfclubguy on 23 Aug 10 03:03 PM
Doing well by force
I'm having tooth issues and have been forced to drink lots and lots of water every day. I know I'm making the 8 cups a day with no trouble. I'm hoping that it will continue as soon as my ...
by ebbyday on 21 Aug 10 06:26 PM
My first Challenge
That would be fun to restart the challenge, because I need to keep myself accountable also. I have a routine for getting my water in during the week at work and it's not a chore. This will be our ...
by friendly555 on 20 Aug 10 11:47 PM
Craving water?
Haha I'm definitely not craving water but I don't dread drinking it anymore! It has become much more refreshing than I remember and it's now natural to grab water instead of a soda or juice.
by lab.lady.snedeker on 20 Aug 10 08:47 PM
Water
What great information -thanks!
by wow19 on 19 Aug 10 11:43 AM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Monday 30 August 2010.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 29 Aug 10
duration: 14 Days
reporting: Daily
participants: 272
privacy: Public
created: 09 August 2010

All Mini-challenges:

Drink 8 cups of water a day (68 fl oz) ( days 1 to 14 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The day to day running total weight lost

Day 14:

All Participants 0.66 %  (Down 349.5 lb)

Day 13:

All Participants 0.64 %  (Down 339.2 lb)

Day 12:

All Participants 0.60 %  (Down 315.9 lb)

Day 11:

All Participants 0.59 %  (Down 313.7 lb)

Day 10:

All Participants 0.57 %  (Down 303.1 lb)

Day 9:

All Participants 0.54 %  (Down 286.5 lb)

Day 8:

All Participants 0.49 %  (Down 257.9 lb)

Day 7:

All Participants 0.43 %  (Down 230.0 lb)

Day 6:

All Participants 0.41 %  (Down 216.7 lb)

Day 5:

All Participants 0.37 %  (Down 195.2 lb)

Day 4:

All Participants 0.32 %  (Down 170.4 lb)

Day 3:

All Participants 0.24 %  (Down 129.9 lb)

Day 2:

All Participants 0.17 %  (Down 92.9 lb)

Day 1:

All Participants 0.08 %  (Down 40.7 lb)

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