This Challenge ended 4 years ago

About this Challenge:

When you lose 10 lbs, buy a special pair of shoes. Every time you wear them will be a small celebration of your sucess.

Final Challenge Progress Results

xAMMOx518 Total Progress: 10.48 %  (Down 21.8 lb)
MargoP Total Progress: 9.95 %  (Down 18.8 lb)
jsorrosa Total Progress: 9.68 %  (Down 15.0 lb)
pureheiress Total Progress: 8.85 %  (Down 20.7 lb)
Fleur530 Total Progress: 5.79 %  (Down 11.0 lb)
icecreamchick Total Progress: 4.67 %  (Down 7.8 lb)
gdlistener Total Progress: 3.39 %  (Down 8.2 lb)
junoX Total Progress: 3.08 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
Alindsey86 Total Progress: 3.05 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
KrystineM Total Progress: 2.78 %  (Down 4.8 lb)
Luckienumbersven Total Progress: 2.66 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
anniemeli Total Progress: 2.52 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
carolyn97 Total Progress: 2.49 %  (Down 4.7 lb)
BJSamps Total Progress: 2.38 %  (Down 3.8 lb)
Monieluv1972 Total Progress: 2.00 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
stonetogo Total Progress: 1.31 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
ronniecaliente Total Progress: 0.87 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
Eyeofthetiger Total Progress: 1.14 %  (Up 2.0 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 12

Stop buying shoes

Guidelines:
Make a resolution, no new shoes for you until the 10 pounds are gone!
95% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 14 Apr 10 by Monieluv1972
"Yeah I have not brought any new shoes yet!"
Successful: 13 Apr 10 by anniemeli
"not buying new shoes is actually just as hard as eating less"


Weeks 4 to 9

Lose 5 pounds and paint your toenails

Guidelines:
Get ready for your new shoes with pretty toes at the halfway point!
65% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Weeks 10 to 12

Go shopping!

Guidelines:
Start selecting your victory shoes, but DON'T buy it until your 10 pounds are gone. No matter how good a sale you may find.
71% Successful

Latest Results Feedback



Latest Challenge Posts

Gallbladder surgery :(
Sorry to here that, well I hope you get well soon and can get back to working out asap. But don't rush it! :D
by MWilliams19 on 03 May 10 08:03 AM
A quandry
I realized today (after using a treadmill in front of a mirror) that I need new running shoes pretty badly, and it's messing up my stride when I'm jogging. Sooooo, would buying new running shoes ...
by anniemeli on 29 Apr 10 04:07 PM
100% success on mini-challenge #1
Congrats to all for our 100% success with the first mini-challenge!
by anniemeli on 08 Apr 10 11:48 AM
Alright! Let's do this!
Yeah my bf thinks I have way too many shoes already but he said he will support me in this and has actually agreed to buy them for me!!!! I know right??? :D
by Way2cute on 08 Apr 10 12:13 AM
Welcome Everyone!
Welcome to our challenge, thank you for joining. Hopefully we will be able to channel some of the energy normally spent shopping for shoes into healthy choices, saving money, losing weight, and making ...
by anniemeli on 05 Apr 10 02:03 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Tuesday 29 June 2010.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 28 Jun 10
duration: 12 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 27
privacy: Public
administrators: anniemeli
created: 30 March 2010

All Mini-challenges:

1. Stop buying shoes ( weeks 1 to 12 )
2. Lose 5 pounds and paint your toenails ( weeks 4 to 9 )
3. Go shopping! ( weeks 10 to 12 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 12:

All Participants 2.92 %  (Down 145.5 lb)

Week 11:

All Participants 2.89 %  (Down 143.7 lb)

Week 10:

All Participants 2.95 %  (Down 147.1 lb)

Week 9:

All Participants 2.76 %  (Down 137.6 lb)

Week 8:

All Participants 2.56 %  (Down 127.6 lb)

Week 7:

All Participants 2.29 %  (Down 114.2 lb)

Week 6:

All Participants 2.24 %  (Down 111.6 lb)

Week 5:

All Participants 1.67 %  (Down 83.3 lb)

Week 4:

All Participants 1.52 %  (Down 75.6 lb)

Week 3:

All Participants 1.48 %  (Down 73.6 lb)

Week 2:

All Participants 1.11 %  (Down 55.4 lb)

Week 1:

All Participants 0.51 %  (Down 25.3 lb)

Latest Photos



My drug of choice
by pureheiress
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