This Challenge ended a year ago

About this Challenge:

Lose 31 pounds in 12 weeks in order to feel better, and look better (or just fit back into) our favorite costumes!

Final Challenge Progress Results

darlingjimenez Total Progress: 10.27 %  (Down 19.0 lb)
Chiglet Total Progress: 9.25 %  (Down 18.5 lb)
amberdawn1989 Total Progress: 6.47 %  (Down 11.0 lb)
karl4hand Total Progress: 4.62 %  (Down 9.6 lb)
cdowney Total Progress: 4.44 %  (Down 7.8 lb)
bernicekearney Total Progress: 3.89 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
jpeachy Total Progress: 3.79 %  (Down 6.3 lb)
JP1968 Total Progress: 3.45 %  (Down 8.8 lb)
crystalage Total Progress: 3.43 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
Dendrobate Total Progress: 3.36 %  (Down 7.6 lb)
bratgirl9 Total Progress: 2.96 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
brianpparsons Total Progress: 2.87 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
Clefairy Total Progress: 1.89 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
rmgerona Total Progress: 1.51 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
fat brat Total Progress: 1.35 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
kathy2512 Total Progress: 1.28 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
dvdhills Total Progress: 1.24 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
lizard180 Total Progress: 1.11 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Charlotte1478 Total Progress: 1.09 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
pilsburydoughgirl Total Progress: 1.09 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
randaroo Total Progress: 0.75 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
gmnky Total Progress: 0.74 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
bml306 Total Progress: 0.60 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Shayndudley Total Progress: 0.15 %  (Down 0.3 lb)
kuldar Total Progress: 0.95 %  (Up 1.8 lb)
Lareazare Total Progress: 1.09 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
TallGirl25 Total Progress: 1.17 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
mybluemake Total Progress: 2.86 %  (Up 12.0 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 2

No Candy, cookies, or other sugary treats and choose your Halloween costume

Guidelines:
Eat no candy, or other sugary snacks for one week. Also, choose your Halloween costume and lets us know what it is!
66% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 11 Aug 12 by crystalage
"I have had no candy, cookies, or sugary treats. Now I must narrow down ..."
Successful: 10 Aug 12 by cdowney
"I have been steady with watching what I eat and have managed to keep all ..."
Failed: 06 Aug 12 by Lareazare
"I caved and had a cookie yesterday..."
Successful: 06 Aug 12 by Shayndudley
"I want to be a sexy witch! I can't buy the costume yet, I have to try it ..."


Weeks 1 to 12

Finalize costume decision this week, continue as above in weeks 3-8

Guidelines:
You must post specifically what your costume is, how you think you'll look in it, and continue as above in weeks 3-8
27% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 08 Oct 12 by darlingjimenez
"SEXY Pirate"
Failed: 22 Sep 12 by Chiglet
"No costume"
Failed: 06 Aug 12 by Lareazare
"i'm still tossing ideas around"
Failed: 06 Aug 12 by Shayndudley
"Read above!"


Weeks 1 to 12

Finalize costume decision this week, continue as above in weeks 3-8

Guidelines:
You must post specifically what your costume is, how you think you'll look in it, and continue as above in weeks 3-8
33% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Weeks 2 to 3

Continue with no candy practice, but add intentional exercise every day for a week.

Guidelines:
Sure, we are all tired, and we all likely walked, and cared for our selves, homes, and perhaps our family, but we must make time for ourselves. Add a minimum of 20 minutes of exercise (walking, riding a bike, aerobics, yoga, or whatever you don't hate and can safely do) every day, and log it here.
55% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Weeks 3 to 8

Continue exercising 20 minutes each day, and avoiding candy and log everything you eat or drink

Guidelines:
Yep. Log it all, no matter how small a bite or sip you take.
80% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Weeks 8 to 10

Finalize costume this week, continue as above in weeks 3-8

Guidelines:
You must post specifically what your costume is,how you think you will now look in it, and what your Halloween plans are. Also, continue exercising and logging food as above in weeks 3-8
16% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Latest Challenge Posts

Yay!
i am also looking to lose 30lbs and the past two weeks I did so well and saw a small drop on the scale but then I'm already noticing my motivation dropping, I just need to think big picture results ...
by cdowney on 06 Aug 12 12:51 PM
Healthier by Halloween
Ok, I have made my final decision for the costume I am going to wear, my goal is to fit into the size Medium so i know the measurements I need to strive for, it is the top gun dress outfit which is the ...
by cdowney on 01 Aug 12 12:35 PM
Halloween costumes? Any plans this far out?
I am sick of fat man costumes --- Captain Chaos from Cannoball Run, Barf from Spaceballs (see posted photo), Walter Sobchak from Big Lebowski, Harry Potter...the declining years. I want something dashing, ...
by mybluemake on 27 Jul 12 05:30 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Tuesday 23 October 2012.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 22 Oct 12
duration: 12 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 51
teams: Blue Banshees
Red Devils
Green Goblins
Gold Ghouls
privacy: Public
administrators: mybluemake
created: 14 July 2012

All Mini-challenges:

1. No Candy, cookies, or other sugary treats and choose your Halloween costume ( weeks 1 to 2 )
2. Finalize costume decision this week, continue as above in weeks 3-8 ( weeks 1 to 12 )
3. Finalize costume decision this week, continue as above in weeks 3-8 ( weeks 1 to 12 )
4. Continue with no candy practice, but add intentional exercise every day for a week. ( weeks 2 to 3 )
5. Continue exercising 20 minutes each day, and avoiding candy and log everything you eat or drink ( weeks 3 to 8 )
6. Finalize costume this week, continue as above in weeks 3-8 ( weeks 8 to 10 )
7. Continue as above and post link to you in your costume! ( weeks 11 to 12 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 12:

All Teams 1.11 %  (Down 119.8 lb)
 Blue Banshees 1.08 %  (Down 30.1 lb)
 Red Devils 0.39 %  (Down 9.8 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.56 %  (Down 39.2 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 1.35 %  (Down 40.6 lb)
view week 12 details

Week 11:

All Teams 1.09 %  (Down 117.6 lb)
 Blue Banshees 1.08 %  (Down 30.1 lb)
 Red Devils 0.39 %  (Down 9.8 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.47 %  (Down 37.0 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 1.35 %  (Down 40.6 lb)
view week 11 details

Week 10:

All Teams 1.12 %  (Down 120.6 lb)
 Blue Banshees 1.08 %  (Down 30.1 lb)
 Red Devils 0.51 %  (Down 12.8 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.47 %  (Down 37.0 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 1.35 %  (Down 40.6 lb)
view week 10 details

Week 9:

All Teams 0.87 %  (Down 94.0 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.29 %  (Down 8.1 lb)
 Red Devils 0.46 %  (Down 11.4 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.35 %  (Down 33.8 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 1.35 %  (Down 40.6 lb)
view week 9 details

Week 8:

All Teams 0.86 %  (Down 93.2 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.44 %  (Down 12.1 lb)
 Red Devils 0.47 %  (Down 11.6 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.15 %  (Down 28.8 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 1.35 %  (Down 40.6 lb)
view week 8 details

Week 7:

All Teams 0.72 %  (Down 77.7 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.44 %  (Down 12.1 lb)
 Red Devils 0.42 %  (Down 10.4 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.31 %  (Down 33.0 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 0.73 %  (Down 22.1 lb)
view week 7 details

Week 6:

All Teams 0.68 %  (Down 73.1 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.32 %  (Down 8.9 lb)
 Red Devils 0.36 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.31 %  (Down 33.0 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 0.73 %  (Down 22.1 lb)
view week 6 details

Week 5:

All Teams 0.64 %  (Down 69.1 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.18 %  (Down 4.9 lb)
 Red Devils 0.36 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.31 %  (Down 33.0 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 0.73 %  (Down 22.1 lb)
view week 5 details

Week 4:

All Teams 0.49 %  (Down 52.7 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.04 %  (Down 1.1 lb)
 Red Devils 0.30 %  (Down 7.4 lb)
 Green Goblins 0.96 %  (Down 24.0 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 0.67 %  (Down 20.1 lb)
view week 4 details

Week 3:

All Teams 0.42 %  (Down 45.3 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.00 %  (Down 0.1 lb)
 Red Devils 0.23 %  (Down 5.8 lb)
 Green Goblins 0.76 %  (Down 19.2 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 0.67 %  (Down 20.1 lb)
view week 3 details

Week 2:

All Teams 0.42 %  (Down 44.9 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.04 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
 Red Devils 0.10 %  (Down 2.4 lb)
 Green Goblins 1.02 %  (Down 25.6 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 0.59 %  (Down 17.8 lb)
view week 2 details

Week 1:

All Teams 0.21 %  (Down 22.3 lb)
 Blue Banshees 0.32 %  (Up 8.9 lb)
 Red Devils 0.09 %  (Down 2.3 lb)
 Green Goblins 0.75 %  (Down 18.8 lb)
 Gold Ghouls 0.33 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
view week 1 details

Latest Photos



My Halloween Costume
by darlingjimenez
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Day 4 of my Slim and 6 PROGRAM
by Charlotte1478
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Mybluemake: Barf the Mog from SPACEBALLS,with a Jack
by mybluemake
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