This Challenge ended 2 years ago

About this Challenge:

40 days of lent: Feb 22 through April 7, excluding Sundays (which are not days of fasting).

Final Challenge Progress Results

Cynthia92550 Total Progress: 9.08 %  (Down 16.8 lb)
billholda Total Progress: 7.49 %  (Down 14.2 lb)
WickedRed Total Progress: 6.49 %  (Down 10.7 lb)
PamSpringer Total Progress: 5.33 %  (Down 13.0 lb)
hoodster Total Progress: 5.28 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
Colleen Susan Total Progress: 4.67 %  (Down 7.6 lb)
Ruth O'Brien Total Progress: 4.55 %  (Down 6.6 lb)
Mayhem22 Total Progress: 4.44 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
Nicole weight loss Total Progress: 4.13 %  (Down 7.4 lb)
drcheath Total Progress: 3.66 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
storm kitten Total Progress: 3.18 %  (Down 4.5 lb)
kcriswell Total Progress: 2.98 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
deetermined Total Progress: 2.96 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
Happyfeet2011 Total Progress: 2.80 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
cevans021982 Total Progress: 2.68 %  (Down 6.4 lb)
nichi64 Total Progress: 2.60 %  (Down 4.5 lb)
bauerch Total Progress: 2.58 %  (Down 3.4 lb)
Elizaitis125 Total Progress: 1.86 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
Peanut57 Total Progress: 1.73 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
Mamaluvssushi Total Progress: 1.47 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
miller2374 Total Progress: 1.45 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
tktktk Total Progress: 1.30 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
nupepsi91 Total Progress: 1.16 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
dan261 Total Progress: 1.15 %  (Down 2.7 lb)
Steph Krohnfeldt Total Progress: 1.14 %  (Down 3.2 lb)
AnaMaria12 Total Progress: 0.95 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
hard1can Total Progress: 0.91 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
Keely Grattan Total Progress: 0.69 %  (Down 1.1 lb)
poppylove15 Total Progress: 0.58 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
Letoperdo Total Progress: 0.29 %  (Up 0.4 lb)
davca_acsan Total Progress: 0.31 %  (Up 1.2 lb)
berrow6 Total Progress: 1.25 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
haleyram Total Progress: 2.06 %  (Up 4.0 lb)
vaciaravino Total Progress: 2.63 %  (Up 4.0 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 6

Substitute water for alcohol

Guidelines:
If you were alcohol-free during the 40 days of Lent, you win!
77% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 03 Apr 12 by drcheath
"but used NA beer in addition to water"
Successful: 01 Apr 12 by Cynthia92550
"So here we are down to the final week. I believe that half of the weight ..."
Failed: 28 Mar 12 by Nicole weight loss
"Had one drink last night at a concert"
Failed: 05 Mar 12 by hard1can
"The first weekend, wasn't thinking when someon offered me a beer - but ..."


Weeks 1 to 6

Save money spent on alcohol and help someone in need.

Guidelines:
Calculate what you would have spent on alcohol in 6 weeks and use it to help someone in need!
56% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 01 Apr 12 by Cynthia92550
"I've saved apprx 150.00 for my charity, which is the Montgomery Co. Animal ..."
Failed: 28 Mar 12 by Nicole weight loss
"So far I am up to 60 for my charity! Last night I spent 10 on a drink at ..."
Failed: 05 Mar 12 by hard1can
"What I spend on alcohol would not amount to more than about $20-$30 (i ..."


Latest Challenge Posts

Ten More Days until Lent is over!
Old Zen proverb: "In a 100 mile journey, 95 miles is half the trip." Best wishes as we work through these final 10 days. I figure I have saved $42 on beer; $120 on wine; $38 on spirits for ...
by billholda on 28 Mar 12 07:49 AM
Thanks, Bill...
We all can support each other. We WILL get there!
by billholda on 08 Mar 12 11:49 AM
Two Weeks Down!
Almost a third of the way!
by billholda on 07 Mar 12 09:28 PM
Week 2
Challengers: hope your first week went well. Even if it did not, we can re-start in week two. I have to believe all of this will get easier as each day passes.
by billholda on 29 Feb 12 06:43 AM
First Week almost Over!
that went fast! next thing you know, it will be Easter.
by billholda on 28 Feb 12 04:38 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Thursday 05 April 2012.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 04 Apr 12
duration: 6 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 57
privacy: Public
administrators: billholda
created: 15 February 2012

All Mini-challenges:

1. Substitute water for alcohol ( weeks 1 to 6 )
2. Save money spent on alcohol and help someone in need. ( weeks 1 to 6 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 6:

All Participants 1.39 %  (Down 150.4 lb)

Week 5:

All Participants 1.10 %  (Down 118.9 lb)

Week 4:

All Participants 0.84 %  (Down 90.5 lb)

Week 3:

All Participants 0.72 %  (Down 77.7 lb)

Week 2:

All Participants 0.55 %  (Down 59.6 lb)

Week 1:

All Participants 0.23 %  (Down 25.4 lb)

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