This Challenge ended 2 years ago

About this Challenge:

Walk your dog for at least two hours each week!

Final Challenge Progress Results

samtanner Total Progress: 8.80 %  (Down 14.0 lb)
WatsonBear Total Progress: 7.73 %  (Down 12.4 lb)
nishylove Total Progress: 6.33 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
Dentelle Total Progress: 5.93 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
fatgirlstarving Total Progress: 5.83 %  (Down 13.0 lb)
Stina_buca Total Progress: 5.54 %  (Down 9.4 lb)
Mocogirl Total Progress: 5.19 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
nicknoeske Total Progress: 5.17 %  (Down 15.2 lb)
kathy2512 Total Progress: 4.73 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
jimmie65 Total Progress: 4.22 %  (Down 11.0 lb)
tsaxplayer Total Progress: 3.70 %  (Down 8.5 lb)
harperdcm Total Progress: 3.62 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
molly2031 Total Progress: 2.68 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
inchesaweigh Total Progress: 2.58 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
itsallajourney Total Progress: 2.34 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
BeaOMalley Total Progress: 2.22 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
Bdavis167 Total Progress: 2.15 %  (Down 3.4 lb)
Bracaelia Total Progress: 1.80 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
Laurie D Total Progress: 1.72 %  (Down 3.2 lb)
Bitsey Total Progress: 1.54 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
brittanylevesque Total Progress: 1.41 %  (Down 2.5 lb)
Gigi8257 Total Progress: 1.14 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
kitkash316 Total Progress: 1.09 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
mariah73 Total Progress: 1.07 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Amy61166 Total Progress: 1.01 %  (Down 2.4 lb)
KEwers Total Progress: 0.97 %  (Down 1.4 lb)
nazy434 Total Progress: 0.69 %  (Down 1.1 lb)
Les millis Total Progress: 0.65 %  (Down 1.1 lb)
Lynne7586 Total Progress: 0.60 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Julie bray Total Progress: 0.54 %  (Down 0.9 lb)
librarybritt Total Progress: 0.40 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
joan1962 Total Progress: 0.27 %  (Down 0.4 lb)
Leapingmongoose Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
jjp52 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Lasvegastrish Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Kizd4AFool Total Progress: 0.25 %  (Up 0.8 lb)
Staria Total Progress: 0.52 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
eyeheartyou18 Total Progress: 0.53 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
Nicolebrown2006 Total Progress: 0.82 %  (Up 1.4 lb)
RevCO 30 Total Progress: 1.40 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
nikkik8806 Total Progress: 1.88 %  (Up 3.0 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 3

Get some play in

Guidelines:
Playing alleviates stress and makes you feel better. Try to play for at least 10 minutes each day!
77% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 23 Jan 12 by Staria
"Played ball inside house"
Successful: 18 Jan 12 by harperdcm
"This is easy for me because not only do I love playing with my three pups ..."
Failed: 17 Jan 12 by KEwers
"I need to make time. I played some, but not every day. My poor puppy! "
Successful: 14 Jan 12 by Julie bray
"feel much better"


Weeks 1 to 5

Walk for 2 hours each week

Guidelines:
Break it up however makes you both feel healthy and happy!
65% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 17 Feb 12 by BeaOMalley
"I work in a restaurant and with valentines day there is no time for an ..."
Failed: 07 Feb 12 by fatgirlstarving
"Weather has been really cold and the snow just wants to keep us in the ..."
Failed: 02 Feb 12 by molly2031
"Shin splints this week so not much walking for any of us."
Successful: 26 Jan 12 by eyeheartyou18
"this weather is making me and my pup crazy! but, we make it outside for ..."


Weeks 3 to 5

Explore somewhere new

Guidelines:
Go find a local park or state park that allows dogs and enjoy the fresh air and change of scenery!
35% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 09 Feb 12 by harperdcm
"Eventhough it was VERY cold :)"
Failed: 07 Feb 12 by fatgirlstarving
"Weather too cold & mushy!"
Successful: 03 Feb 12 by inchesaweigh
"Just moved to Florida. walked around our community and by the springs."


Latest Challenge Posts

Picking up the pace
We tried running today too but it was quite warm out for my beautiful little doggie so we only got in four minutes of running and 20 minutes of walking. I think she quite enjoyed herself though.
by BeaOMalley on 25 Jan 12 01:26 PM
Day one!
Friday night I played with the dogs, but it was raining out, so no walk. Saturday I played with the dogs and walked for 20 minutes... it's hard when it's 2 degrees out!! Today was also cold, but ...
by Leapingmongoose on 15 Jan 12 05:55 PM
hope this helps
I have an overweight Chihuahua that is on a diet with me. :-)
by molly2031 on 13 Jan 12 09:27 PM
Ready to go!
This challenge will be great for me. My own dog isn't much of a walker, he doesn't make it more than about 10 mins per walk - we decided his new years resolution this year would be to make it ...
by nikkik8806 on 13 Jan 12 09:05 PM
First day
Wow there was a lot of cold wind! I had a jacket on and it didn't help. I did make it though to 18 mins. My dog seemed to enjoy it even though he kept stopping and getting destracted. I hope tomarrow ...
by Rosesrblack on 13 Jan 12 02:18 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Saturday 18 February 2012.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 17 Feb 12
duration: 5 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 100
privacy: Public
administrators: BeaOMalley
created: 06 January 2012

All Mini-challenges:

1. Get some play in ( weeks 1 to 3 )
2. Walk for 2 hours each week ( weeks 1 to 5 )
3. Explore somewhere new ( weeks 3 to 5 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 5:

All Participants 0.85 %  (Down 168.3 lb)

Week 4:

All Participants 0.68 %  (Down 134.6 lb)

Week 3:

All Participants 0.58 %  (Down 114.7 lb)

Week 2:

All Participants 0.48 %  (Down 93.8 lb)

Week 1:

All Participants 0.29 %  (Down 56.6 lb)

Latest Photos



Doggies are tired after their walk!
by Leapingmongoose
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Wake up boys, let's go for a "Walkie'!
by molly2031
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My 80 lb fuzzy child.
by Rosesrblack
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Will
by kathy2512
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