This Challenge ended 2 years ago

About this Challenge:

Choose a weight loss goal and go for it!

Final Challenge Progress Results

RubyRedSox Total Progress: 9.37 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
Lisette831 Total Progress: 8.03 %  (Down 15.5 lb)
lynncw Total Progress: 7.86 %  (Down 15.8 lb)
babyweight31 Total Progress: 7.61 %  (Down 13.4 lb)
Fatita Total Progress: 7.59 %  (Down 11.7 lb)
julie99s Total Progress: 7.23 %  (Down 17.0 lb)
hollyjo17 Total Progress: 7.06 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
sophique Total Progress: 6.58 %  (Down 15.0 lb)
young_bessie Total Progress: 6.44 %  (Down 13.2 lb)
socharmed2002 Total Progress: 6.27 %  (Down 13.6 lb)
starlamystic Total Progress: 6.16 %  (Down 14.2 lb)
88elizabethcady88 Total Progress: 5.86 %  (Down 9.4 lb)
winbox Total Progress: 5.78 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
Rosebud88 Total Progress: 5.49 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
killerokapi Total Progress: 5.27 %  (Down 11.4 lb)
maryldaniels Total Progress: 5.17 %  (Down 10.6 lb)
Breezib Total Progress: 5.15 %  (Down 8.8 lb)
Jdrinjak Total Progress: 5.13 %  (Down 9.4 lb)
sl001 Total Progress: 4.81 %  (Down 8.8 lb)
Uneeknitter Total Progress: 4.59 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
erinannez Total Progress: 4.49 %  (Down 11.0 lb)
robertson09 Total Progress: 4.42 %  (Down 8.4 lb)
MrNiceGuy Total Progress: 4.18 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
j2koerber Total Progress: 4.14 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
monroefaye Total Progress: 4.01 %  (Down 8.8 lb)
Banana Bandit Total Progress: 4.00 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
Pinky73 Total Progress: 3.55 %  (Down 7.6 lb)
FLGURL Total Progress: 3.55 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
bgf1989 Total Progress: 3.47 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
chrissysharp2775 Total Progress: 3.40 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
adamrjimenez Total Progress: 3.19 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
Almagest Total Progress: 3.08 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
CuteTPie Total Progress: 3.02 %  (Down 5.8 lb)
Wharffrat Total Progress: 2.98 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
tauruschick510 Total Progress: 2.80 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
SB36 Total Progress: 2.72 %  (Down 4.9 lb)
Craimer Total Progress: 2.72 %  (Down 5.1 lb)
Yeuker Total Progress: 2.70 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
martinge Total Progress: 2.62 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
flutternutt Total Progress: 2.60 %  (Down 6.4 lb)
pumpkins Total Progress: 2.55 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
smlisley Total Progress: 2.49 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
Melodie82 Total Progress: 2.48 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
hoffmanamm Total Progress: 2.48 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
Ginna Bee Total Progress: 2.45 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Pixi Total Progress: 2.41 %  (Down 6.5 lb)
nsinger Total Progress: 2.36 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
skadarl Total Progress: 2.35 %  (Down 3.1 lb)
loseittoday Total Progress: 2.25 %  (Down 4.5 lb)
eclcarter Total Progress: 2.22 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
cooktench Total Progress: 2.21 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
Beanpole14345 Total Progress: 2.16 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
AlethargicAlisa Total Progress: 2.02 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
wlandon Total Progress: 2.02 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
sloanranger57 Total Progress: 2.02 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Cali76 Total Progress: 1.95 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
Starshouting Total Progress: 1.84 %  (Down 3.2 lb)
jakesmommie Total Progress: 1.83 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
jaynet25 Total Progress: 1.81 %  (Down 4.8 lb)
Roxysanchez Total Progress: 1.64 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
2227Gwen Total Progress: 1.64 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
catheriner39 Total Progress: 1.58 %  (Down 2.5 lb)
Spiderbabyx Total Progress: 1.54 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
BernadetteHarris Total Progress: 1.46 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
sgll Total Progress: 1.45 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Claire_bare Total Progress: 1.45 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
Chuck3491 Total Progress: 1.39 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
Tastypup Total Progress: 1.38 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
wolfsrat Total Progress: 1.36 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
cluz Total Progress: 1.33 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
hrmediajunkie Total Progress: 1.32 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Beckyv_inark Total Progress: 1.29 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
sue55 Total Progress: 1.20 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
AmyF-1973 Total Progress: 1.20 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
trekgirl Total Progress: 1.20 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
Keith Karnes Total Progress: 1.14 %  (Down 2.4 lb)
salinawyldcat Total Progress: 1.10 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
nikki0331 Total Progress: 1.04 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
susandawn91 Total Progress: 1.01 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
maxieyvette Total Progress: 0.98 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
eaglesoars Total Progress: 0.94 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
JENNIFER331 Total Progress: 0.94 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
AliannaRenae Total Progress: 0.93 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
Sybsci Total Progress: 0.93 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
MEHand Total Progress: 0.91 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
sukiki Total Progress: 0.91 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
RiceW Total Progress: 0.86 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
aliawinden Total Progress: 0.81 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
andie_m Total Progress: 0.75 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
Shelly25 Total Progress: 0.75 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Sissy55 Total Progress: 0.72 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
ctcomics Total Progress: 0.71 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
fstnfncyndn Total Progress: 0.71 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
SpikesGirl2 Total Progress: 0.67 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
jennleeh Total Progress: 0.64 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
lisaba Total Progress: 0.62 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Jennybear618 Total Progress: 0.61 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
bazingaa Total Progress: 0.45 %  (Down 0.7 lb)
Largebronco12 Total Progress: 0.41 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
4bladams Total Progress: 0.34 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
ShellySuarez Total Progress: 0.34 %  (Down 0.5 lb)
Nanabear7 Total Progress: 0.34 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Jeffbee Total Progress: 0.27 %  (Down 0.6 lb)
loligoss Total Progress: 0.17 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
CandyCoatedSymphony Total Progress: 0.08 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
Mandfmom Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
RedRose72 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Kaylapr Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Wtfudge Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
gmc74 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
bikerT Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
emerritt Total Progress: 0.19 %  (Up 0.4 lb)
ElondaB Total Progress: 0.20 %  (Up 0.6 lb)
aphrodite14141 Total Progress: 0.22 %  (Up 0.4 lb)
tpriar Total Progress: 0.25 %  (Up 0.4 lb)
lillypot Total Progress: 0.30 %  (Up 0.4 lb)
AB89 Total Progress: 0.41 %  (Up 0.5 lb)
HealthyTN Total Progress: 0.55 %  (Up 0.8 lb)
idahogal83 Total Progress: 0.56 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
rockc1402 Total Progress: 0.57 %  (Up 0.8 lb)
read2bhapy Total Progress: 0.62 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
egarcia_6324 Total Progress: 0.64 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
Iveyjoy Total Progress: 0.67 %  (Up 1.4 lb)
Jennifer2010 Total Progress: 0.91 %  (Up 2.6 lb)
Cassiefats Total Progress: 1.02 %  (Up 1.4 lb)
robinlea Total Progress: 1.04 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
goodcarla Total Progress: 1.27 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
dvldegg Total Progress: 1.35 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
Rochellena Total Progress: 1.86 %  (Up 3.4 lb)
LizzyBugg Total Progress: 1.87 %  (Up 3.5 lb)
jbeachk42 Total Progress: 2.41 %  (Up 5.9 lb)
susanrie Total Progress: 2.50 %  (Up 5.4 lb)
MrsFish2011 Total Progress: 2.75 %  (Up 5.4 lb)
mermaid33 Total Progress: 3.09 %  (Up 6.0 lb)
riaconqueso Total Progress: 3.17 %  (Up 4.0 lb)
Joshuasmommy143 Total Progress: 4.19 %  (Up 7.8 lb)
isa28-02 Total Progress: 10.62 %  (Up 21.2 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Week 1

Introduce yourself!

Guidelines:
The goal of this challenge is not just to lose weight, but to support each other while doing it. So let's get to know each other! Please post an introduction in the forum, and include your 8 week weight loss goal.
90% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 04 Jul 11 by lynncw
"I feel good nanananananana! Hope everyone has a great day. Would love to ..."
Successful: 02 Jul 11 by babyweight31
"i'm still going but down .. yeah"
Successful: 30 Jun 11 by Beanpole14345
"Hi everyone - I know I'm a little behind on this but I am making an effort ..."
Successful: 30 Jun 11 by riaconqueso
"nothing happens for me no matter how hard i exercise and how much i limit ..."


Weeks 1 to 8

We can do this!

Guidelines:
Try to stay positive even when obstacles get in the way. If you have a bad day or make a mistake, there's always tomorrow. We can do this!
95% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 21 Aug 11 by socharmed2002
"Way too much food this week (still struggling with that one) so I actually ..."
Successful: 20 Aug 11 by Ginna Bee
"This is the first and Last week that I have felt good about this diet in ..."
Failed: 11 Jul 11 by dvldegg
"I am struggling and sometimes just don't care as much as other times. "
Successful: 11 Jul 11 by sukiki
"I was pretty positive most of the week, few slips but I recovered from ..."


Weeks 1 to 8

Support each other!

Guidelines:
Not all of us have a great support system at home, and for those of us that do, extra support never hurts! Encourage at least one challenge member a week.
63% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 21 Aug 11 by socharmed2002
"Thank you everyone for doing this challenge with me! "
Failed: 20 Aug 11 by Ginna Bee
"I just can't talk to any one on the e-mail....sorry"
Failed: 07 Aug 11 by nikki0331
"Lost my phone so had to get a new one n forgot my password so I could not ..."
Failed: 28 Jul 11 by FLGURL
"This is my biggest shortfall. I'll have to motivate someone now!"


Weeks 1 to 8

Get moving!

Guidelines:
Exercise 30 minutes a day at least 5 days of the week.
68% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 20 Aug 11 by Ginna Bee
"I really piled on the work outs this week Thus the reason for weight ..."
Failed: 19 Aug 11 by RubyRedSox
"Got bursitis in my hip. Still seeing my chiro"
Failed: 11 Aug 11 by Mandfmom
"But I do 45 min three days a week"
Successful: 22 Jul 11 by babyweight31
"so far!!!"


Week 8

Do something special for yourself!

Guidelines:
Whether you reached your goal or not, giving it your best effort is what really counts. You made it all the way to the end, now do something nice just for you!
93% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 21 Aug 11 by socharmed2002
"New shirt, woohoo!"
Successful: 21 Aug 11 by 88elizabethcady88
"I bought a scrumptious dress, that *just about* fits me--only a medium ..."
Successful: 20 Aug 11 by loligoss
"I cooked and baked the foods for me, my family and made some low-carb ..."
Successful: 20 Aug 11 by Ginna Bee
"My husband took me out of town and I had a very nice and "low-cal" fish ..."


Latest Challenge Posts

the end of the road
Congratulations! 15+ pounds down is awesome!!
by socharmed2002 on 24 Aug 11 12:37 AM
almost there
Alright!!! I know you can, I know you can!
by julie99s on 12 Aug 11 08:01 PM
Ugh!
I'm also stuck at home. I tripped at home and hurt my foot. By the time I went to my dr my foot was really swollen. I tore a tendon...will have it x-ray tomorrow. Off work till next week. Was on v ...
by loligoss on 01 Aug 11 07:21 AM
How is everyone doing??
I am really enjoying this challenge. I feel I am doing great. I am not anywhere near reaching my weight loss goal for the challenge(8kg) but I am still extremely happy with what I have achieved. That ...
by sunshine_girl on 25 Jul 11 09:36 AM
IMPORTANT: Realistic Weight Loss Goals
I like to set my short-term goals very modestly. I have a decently big long-term goal (65 lbs. in all), with no deadline. Meanwhile, I just try to stay within my RDI, with a bit of moderate activity. ...
by 88elizabethcady88 on 22 Jul 11 02:19 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Tuesday 23 August 2011.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 22 Aug 11
duration: 8 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 302
privacy: Public
administrators: socharmed2002
created: 19 June 2011

All Mini-challenges:

1. Introduce yourself! ( week 1 )
2. We can do this! ( weeks 1 to 8 )
3. Support each other! ( weeks 1 to 8 )
4. Get moving! ( weeks 1 to 8 )
5. Do something special for yourself! ( week 8 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 8:

All Participants 0.79 %  (Down 455.9 lb)

Week 7:

All Participants 0.75 %  (Down 432.2 lb)

Week 6:

All Participants 0.68 %  (Down 392.4 lb)

Week 5:

All Participants 0.62 %  (Down 360.9 lb)

Week 4:

All Participants 0.59 %  (Down 340.2 lb)

Week 3:

All Participants 0.48 %  (Down 276.2 lb)

Week 2:

All Participants 0.37 %  (Down 211.3 lb)

Week 1:

All Participants 0.26 %  (Down 149.0 lb)

Latest Photos



Hubby and I on the way to friends wedding. July 2011
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Jan 2009 vs June 2011 (approx 40lbs difference)
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Untitled
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Me at 195 June of 2011
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