This Challenge ended 2 years ago

About this Challenge:

Let's have a biggest loser challenge to work as a team and encourage each other to reach our goals!

Final Challenge Progress Results

VIDiamond340 Total Progress: 15.32 %  (Down 29.1 lb)
darlenewalter Total Progress: 14.14 %  (Down 23.0 lb)
BKuku11 Total Progress: 13.41 %  (Down 32.0 lb)
rexicles Total Progress: 12.70 %  (Down 24.0 lb)
DPA68 Total Progress: 11.42 %  (Down 29.1 lb)
cnew1234 Total Progress: 11.26 %  (Down 34.0 lb)
scby99 Total Progress: 10.70 %  (Down 20.0 lb)
babyjane15 Total Progress: 10.39 %  (Down 24.0 lb)
newat22 Total Progress: 10.00 %  (Down 29.0 lb)
Sue Brown Total Progress: 9.54 %  (Down 23.4 lb)
Lose2C Total Progress: 9.51 %  (Down 21.5 lb)
vichyvane Total Progress: 9.19 %  (Down 13.2 lb)
quandri Total Progress: 8.76 %  (Down 20.5 lb)
TexasTornado Total Progress: 8.48 %  (Down 16.4 lb)
sade johnson Total Progress: 8.47 %  (Down 16.0 lb)
joanfitzg Total Progress: 8.30 %  (Down 21.0 lb)
JLD0577 Total Progress: 8.18 %  (Down 15.2 lb)
Shaun1966 Total Progress: 8.06 %  (Down 20.6 lb)
Tyncho Total Progress: 8.05 %  (Down 16.8 lb)
Red22 Total Progress: 7.87 %  (Down 12.8 lb)
Gram624 Total Progress: 7.28 %  (Down 11.0 lb)
SomeRandomName Total Progress: 6.95 %  (Down 17.9 lb)
Sholpan Total Progress: 6.64 %  (Down 11.2 lb)
goldie512 Total Progress: 6.41 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
timgardner Total Progress: 6.13 %  (Down 14.4 lb)
Mimi Graham Total Progress: 5.88 %  (Down 19.0 lb)
Teana Total Progress: 5.42 %  (Down 9.6 lb)
c-show823 Total Progress: 5.33 %  (Down 13.0 lb)
Ellie9091 Total Progress: 5.26 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
Dropla Total Progress: 5.20 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
Sara1120 Total Progress: 5.11 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
sarah888 Total Progress: 5.08 %  (Down 12.4 lb)
essoinspiron Total Progress: 4.79 %  (Down 8.6 lb)
ClaireT. Total Progress: 4.76 %  (Down 16.1 lb)
nikkik8806 Total Progress: 4.66 %  (Down 7.6 lb)
wcapps Total Progress: 4.60 %  (Down 11.5 lb)
Dianasor5 Total Progress: 4.55 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
barrycare Total Progress: 4.50 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
Beetkop Total Progress: 4.50 %  (Down 12.6 lb)
corinnas54 Total Progress: 4.49 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
snakeman76 Total Progress: 4.44 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
Faithmmc Total Progress: 4.44 %  (Down 7.8 lb)
tanyapta Total Progress: 4.29 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
edwardmtchll Total Progress: 4.12 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
kkmich Total Progress: 4.10 %  (Down 6.6 lb)
AAmairy Total Progress: 4.09 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
friendly555 Total Progress: 4.00 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
healthyin2012 Total Progress: 3.96 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
LSUsweetiepie84 Total Progress: 3.87 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
jacksmom_67 Total Progress: 3.80 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
marissarissa101 Total Progress: 3.72 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
Jimbous Total Progress: 3.70 %  (Down 15.0 lb)
Maggie2083 Total Progress: 3.64 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
CraigCaudill Total Progress: 3.56 %  (Down 11.0 lb)
psmcmullen Total Progress: 3.55 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
walkerv3 Total Progress: 3.55 %  (Down 9.8 lb)
AndyLee Total Progress: 3.28 %  (Down 6.5 lb)
smek316 Total Progress: 3.14 %  (Down 5.8 lb)
asjohnson2005 Total Progress: 3.14 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
Nadine Ross Total Progress: 3.12 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
Hagitha Total Progress: 2.93 %  (Down 6.8 lb)
MJBagoo Total Progress: 2.83 %  (Down 5.2 lb)
MamaShea2009 Total Progress: 2.69 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
jeseva Total Progress: 2.67 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
sing4theLord1940 Total Progress: 2.65 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
goodgirl.26 Total Progress: 2.54 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
quila2012 Total Progress: 2.52 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
keranne Total Progress: 2.50 %  (Down 5.7 lb)
Harlie Keck Total Progress: 2.49 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
Neparker Total Progress: 2.44 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
ms.tae Total Progress: 2.43 %  (Down 6.8 lb)
Sunshine2him Total Progress: 2.42 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
Petelle Total Progress: 2.30 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
cricket1211 Total Progress: 2.29 %  (Down 5.3 lb)
nriggs27 Total Progress: 2.27 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
shasha13 Total Progress: 2.27 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
ShortCinnamon Total Progress: 2.17 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Rilez Total Progress: 2.17 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
LTschillard Total Progress: 2.06 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
gglad50 Total Progress: 2.05 %  (Down 3.9 lb)
cah59 Total Progress: 1.91 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Khlooiiee Total Progress: 1.90 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
cookiecallaghan Total Progress: 1.90 %  (Down 4.9 lb)
notanotherdiet Total Progress: 1.90 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
Mosch Total Progress: 1.88 %  (Down 4.8 lb)
rd092281 Total Progress: 1.74 %  (Down 4.3 lb)
NEHiker Total Progress: 1.74 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
Maisem Total Progress: 1.68 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
lostemt Total Progress: 1.65 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
manda jean Total Progress: 1.43 %  (Down 3.2 lb)
tasha_xo Total Progress: 1.41 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
becca-boo69 Total Progress: 1.38 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
China1012 Total Progress: 1.37 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Pats1law Total Progress: 1.17 %  (Down 2.5 lb)
qkinne1 Total Progress: 1.07 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
supernurse Total Progress: 1.05 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
MOLOL Total Progress: 0.85 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
tee222 Total Progress: 0.85 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Sccowan Total Progress: 0.71 %  (Down 1.4 lb)
Summer198 Total Progress: 0.61 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Jamaicandmc Total Progress: 0.60 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
sandra16028 Total Progress: 0.52 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
varvar Total Progress: 0.43 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
MrsB71611 Total Progress: 0.41 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Iris29 Total Progress: 0.37 %  (Down 0.5 lb)
crstark1946 Total Progress: 0.31 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
squery Total Progress: 0.24 %  (Down 0.4 lb)
mytr6 Total Progress: 0.21 %  (Down 0.5 lb)
FBfan Total Progress: 0.21 %  (Down 0.6 lb)
Carline Total Progress: 0.17 %  (Down 0.5 lb)
Polarisld33 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
alisakim Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
l_toomer Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Julia54 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Itstime1 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
yknottoday Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
pearlysunshine Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
marcg209 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Dsantella Total Progress: 0.22 %  (Up 0.5 lb)
labellaDee Total Progress: 0.23 %  (Up 0.5 lb)
vtjennygirl Total Progress: 0.34 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
Sassydlh Total Progress: 0.36 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
BenitaAlex Total Progress: 0.46 %  (Up 0.8 lb)
Historian 69 Total Progress: 0.56 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
Luciarg Total Progress: 0.71 %  (Up 1.2 lb)
ndmom79 Total Progress: 0.91 %  (Up 1.2 lb)
carey2820 Total Progress: 0.99 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
okulyd Total Progress: 1.29 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
jofclay874 Total Progress: 1.55 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
tedia Total Progress: 1.70 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
firefighter183 Total Progress: 1.74 %  (Up 4.5 lb)
Amandalee69 Total Progress: 1.88 %  (Up 3.4 lb)
Marigs Total Progress: 2.08 %  (Up 3.8 lb)
siti_najdah Total Progress: 3.37 %  (Up 4.6 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Week 1

Post a starting photo before the end of week one.

Guidelines:
A great suggestion from AndyLee and seconded by others... Post a starting photo so we can see what we look like before and after the challenge.
58% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 23 Jan 12 by Julia54
"Will do that today, did not have a camera"
Failed: 22 Jan 12 by newat22
"don't have many pics of myself, not comfortable in front of a camera, ..."
Successful: 22 Jan 12 by tasha_xo
"I'm going to keep my photo to myself, pinned to the fridge to stop me ..."
Successful: 21 Jan 12 by notanotherdiet
"october 2011 at a pumkin farm with my 2 yr old granddaughter"


Week 1

Introduce yourself to your team members.

Guidelines:
Each team has a designated "Official Forum" located near the top of the forum topic list. Take a few moments to introduce yourself and get to know your fellow team members.
61% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 23 Jan 12 by Julia54
"will do that today as well"
Successful: 23 Jan 12 by cnew1234
"Let's go green team!!!Good luck to everyone."
Failed: 23 Jan 12 by MamaShea2009
"I'm slack- still haven't"
Successful: 20 Jan 12 by ms.tae
"I did make an initial post, not sure if it was in the right spot."


Weeks 1 to 12

Eat Healthy Foods

Guidelines:
Ensure you don't eat any fast food or unhealthy snacks.
67% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 29 Jan 12 by Summer198
"been living off food from the hospital vending machines while my kid was ..."
Failed: 28 Jan 12 by corinnas54
"Didn't do weel this week. back on track now."
Successful: 23 Jan 12 by yknottoday
"It's been hard with my husband and boys eating all the yummy things I want ..."
Failed: 23 Jan 12 by Julia54
"I had Iced coffee, and chips "


Weeks 1 to 12

Record everything you eat

Guidelines:
Keep a record of all the food you consumed.
70% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 08 Mar 12 by Polarisld33
"I failed bad the last 2 weeks, but this was also the first 2 weeks I a ..."
Failed: 02 Feb 12 by squery
"I don't track calories on the weekends."
Successful: 23 Jan 12 by yknottoday
"I think keeping an accurate account of what I eat is key to sticking to ..."
Successful: 19 Jan 12 by MrsB71611
"I went over my calories (1800)one day, but I was hungry (2000). I refuse ..."


Weeks 1 to 12

Make exercise a regular part of your day

Guidelines:
Do at least 20 minutes of exercise? (any exercise that gets your heart pumping).
58% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 09 Apr 12 by goldie512
"I was pretty sick last week, with sciatic nerve pain plus some type of ..."
Failed: 20 Feb 12 by timgardner
"Busy week, got sidetracked."
Failed: 12 Feb 12 by barrycare
"some days but not every day"
Failed: 02 Feb 12 by Iris29
"I did exercise a few times/week."


Weeks 1 to 12

Drink more Water!!

Guidelines:
8 glasses a day they say... Let's see how we can do.
80% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 08 Mar 12 by Polarisld33
"I now drink at least a half-gallon a day!"
Failed: 20 Feb 12 by timgardner
"Have been doing really good with water intake, but have let it slip."
Successful: 23 Jan 12 by yknottoday
"I started the Atkins diet exactly 1 week ago so I'm drinking tons of water!"
Failed: 22 Jan 12 by newat22
"Close, but I'm working on it"


Weeks 1 to 12

Weigh in on Saturday

Guidelines:
You may weigh in before I.E Friday, but please no earlier..
66% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 09 Apr 12 by goldie512
"Actually this weigh in was on Sunday morning, but I forgot to record it."
Successful: 28 Jan 12 by corinnas54
"only down like 1/2 lb, but not surprised."
Failed: 27 Jan 12 by l_toomer
"forgot........."
Successful: 26 Jan 12 by cah59
"Lost 2.6 lbs "


Weeks 2 to 3

Add an extra 10 minutes to your workout this week

Guidelines:
Just add that extra 10 minutes for an ever better burn
55% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 05 Feb 12 by okulyd
"was sick"
Successful: 03 Feb 12 by smek316
"Felt good, too"
Successful: 03 Feb 12 by friendly555
"I used my Gazelle for 1 hour last night! It was awesome!"
Failed: 02 Feb 12 by Polarisld33
"I barely had enough energy to bathe this week, so I wasn't ready to add ..."


Weeks 2 to 3

Get Involved in your Team's Forum Discussions!

Guidelines:
Post one forum topic and reply to 3 others. One of the greatest benefits of this challenge is the ability to support and encourage one another. Let's do it!
13% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 05 Feb 12 by goldie512
"I want to do this, I just have to figure out how."
Failed: 02 Feb 12 by Polarisld33
"I'm a very socially awkward person and I'm not that big on socializing ..."
Failed: 30 Jan 12 by Maggie2083
"I'm back in school and keeping up gets harder everyday because of work ..."
Failed: 28 Jan 12 by cookiecallaghan
"Sorry very short on time atm x"


Weeks 2 to 3

Add a new cardio workout to your exercise program.

Guidelines:
Let's mix it up a little! Try roller-blading, racquetball, skiing, or ANYTHING you think would be more fun then hopping on the treadmill!
40% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 06 Feb 12 by LSUsweetiepie84
"did a new class at the gym this week!"
Successful: 05 Feb 12 by okulyd
"played an extra game of soccer"
Successful: 04 Feb 12 by AndyLee
"Still cannot understand why I gained this week"
Successful: 03 Feb 12 by smek316
"Went biking around the neighborhood."


Weeks 3 to 4

Drop and gimme 50

Guidelines:
Do 50 situps, press ups, shoulder presses, squats, alternate lunges... Choose which one you like then alternate for the next day. So basically you are doing 50 reps of one activity on Monday, then 50 reps of another on Tuesday etc
27% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 10 Feb 12 by joanfitzg
"This was never going to happen.I saw the 50 and it was failed b4 it began. ..."
Failed: 10 Feb 12 by Polarisld33
"Getting up once in the morning is nearly more than I can handle now. I ..."


Weeks 5 to 12

Get Involved in your Team's Forum Discussions!

Guidelines:
Something to notice.... Yellow team has been in the lead this entire challenge, both in weight loss and FORUM ACTIVITY. Take a moment to check out their forum activity - OFF THE CHARTS! Coincidence?, probably not. Let's follow their lead. Submit 3 posts in your forum every week for the rest of the challenge, and let's see what happens.
9% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Week 12

End of Challenge photo

Guidelines:
Let's see what we accomplished!!
18% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 05 Apr 12 by LSUsweetiepie84
"bout to get that up!"


Latest Challenge Posts

GREEN TEAM - OFFICIAL FORUM
Week 11 Who is still alive and kickin around? Anyone want to give an extra 10% from now until the end of the challenge??? I'm happy with all my hard work..and I'm challenging myself to give ...
by Meonlybetter on 30 Mar 12 11:28 AM
YELLOW TEAM - OFFICIAL FORUM
Hey everyone. Sorry I've been absent from posts but I want to include myself more and help motivate and and be motivated. Were more than half way there! Feel free to buddy me. We can keep going strong ...
by Lose2C on 18 Mar 12 04:55 PM
Anyone there?
It would seem a bit quiet around here, yes. 24 days left in the challenge and I'm amazed by the totals. Lots of dedicated people! I'm still givn'er. Happy with my results so far. Cheers!
by Meonlybetter on 16 Mar 12 12:07 PM
Anyone there?
wow, our challenge has become a ghost town! Let's stay motivated! How is everyone doing?
by timgardner on 13 Mar 12 01:16 PM
Quote of the Week
“Stay committed to your decisions; but stay flexible in your approach.” ~Tony Robbins
by timgardner on 13 Mar 12 01:12 PM

Recent Challenge Participant Activity

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Tuesday 10 April 2012.

The posting of Topics and Photos, and Participation in this challenge is available to All fatsecret Participants.

Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 09 Apr 12
duration: 12 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 220
teams: Blue
Red
Green
Yellow
privacy: Public
administrators: timgardner
AndyLee
created: 07 January 2012

All Mini-challenges:

1. Post a starting photo before the end of week one. ( week 1 )
2. Introduce yourself to your team members. ( week 1 )
3. Eat Healthy Foods ( weeks 1 to 12 )
4. Record everything you eat ( weeks 1 to 12 )
5. Make exercise a regular part of your day ( weeks 1 to 12 )
6. Drink more Water!! ( weeks 1 to 12 )
7. Weigh in on Saturday ( weeks 1 to 12 )
8. Add an extra 10 minutes to your workout this week ( weeks 2 to 3 )
9. Get Involved in your Team's Forum Discussions! ( weeks 2 to 3 )
10. Add a new cardio workout to your exercise program. ( weeks 2 to 3 )
11. Drop and gimme 50 ( weeks 3 to 4 )
12. Get Involved in your Team's Forum Discussions! ( weeks 5 to 12 )
13. End of Challenge photo ( week 12 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 12:

All Teams 2.08 %  (Down 973.7 lb)
 Blue 1.55 %  (Down 184.6 lb)
 Red 2.00 %  (Down 237.1 lb)
 Green 2.68 %  (Down 303.2 lb)
 Yellow 2.11 %  (Down 248.8 lb)
view week 12 details

Week 11:

All Teams 1.96 %  (Down 919.4 lb)
 Blue 1.44 %  (Down 171.4 lb)
 Red 1.93 %  (Down 228.9 lb)
 Green 2.41 %  (Down 272.9 lb)
 Yellow 2.08 %  (Down 246.2 lb)
view week 11 details

Week 10:

All Teams 1.83 %  (Down 859.8 lb)
 Blue 1.42 %  (Down 170.0 lb)
 Red 1.77 %  (Down 209.3 lb)
 Green 2.24 %  (Down 253.4 lb)
 Yellow 1.92 %  (Down 227.2 lb)
view week 10 details

Week 9:

All Teams 1.69 %  (Down 790.7 lb)
 Blue 1.34 %  (Down 159.5 lb)
 Red 1.63 %  (Down 193.7 lb)
 Green 1.94 %  (Down 219.5 lb)
 Yellow 1.85 %  (Down 218.1 lb)
view week 9 details

Week 8:

All Teams 1.65 %  (Down 773.3 lb)
 Blue 1.29 %  (Down 154.3 lb)
 Red 1.68 %  (Down 199.4 lb)
 Green 1.90 %  (Down 214.8 lb)
 Yellow 1.73 %  (Down 204.8 lb)
view week 8 details

Week 7:

All Teams 1.43 %  (Down 669.8 lb)
 Blue 1.32 %  (Down 157.9 lb)
 Red 1.21 %  (Down 143.3 lb)
 Green 1.53 %  (Down 172.6 lb)
 Yellow 1.66 %  (Down 196.0 lb)
view week 7 details

Week 6:

All Teams 1.40 %  (Down 656.8 lb)
 Blue 1.29 %  (Down 154.3 lb)
 Red 1.28 %  (Down 152.1 lb)
 Green 1.47 %  (Down 165.8 lb)
 Yellow 1.56 %  (Down 184.6 lb)
view week 6 details

Week 5:

All Teams 1.21 %  (Down 568.5 lb)
 Blue 1.22 %  (Down 145.5 lb)
 Red 1.17 %  (Down 138.4 lb)
 Green 1.07 %  (Down 121.3 lb)
 Yellow 1.38 %  (Down 163.3 lb)
view week 5 details

Week 4:

All Teams 1.14 %  (Down 534.7 lb)
 Blue 1.14 %  (Down 135.8 lb)
 Red 0.98 %  (Down 115.9 lb)
 Green 1.08 %  (Down 121.9 lb)
 Yellow 1.36 %  (Down 161.0 lb)
view week 4 details

Week 3:

All Teams 0.93 %  (Down 437.4 lb)
 Blue 1.06 %  (Down 126.9 lb)
 Red 0.69 %  (Down 82.0 lb)
 Green 0.87 %  (Down 98.3 lb)
 Yellow 1.10 %  (Down 130.1 lb)
view week 3 details

Week 2:

All Teams 0.78 %  (Down 366.6 lb)
 Blue 0.89 %  (Down 106.2 lb)
 Red 0.69 %  (Down 81.4 lb)
 Green 0.56 %  (Down 63.3 lb)
 Yellow 0.98 %  (Down 115.7 lb)
view week 2 details

Week 1:

All Teams 0.57 %  (Down 269.3 lb)
 Blue 0.63 %  (Down 75.1 lb)
 Red 0.55 %  (Down 64.9 lb)
 Green 0.43 %  (Down 48.2 lb)
 Yellow 0.69 %  (Down 81.1 lb)
view week 1 details

Latest Photos



before photo for vi 90-day challenge
by wcapps
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After - 139lbs
by darlenewalter
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After pic
by joanfitzg
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end of challenge photo!!!
by LSUsweetiepie84
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