This Challenge ended 4 years ago

About this Challenge:

For every pound you pledge to lose this summer, General Mills will donate 14¢ to Feeding America™

Final Challenge Progress Results

Healthy32 Total Progress: 15.98 %  (Down 39.0 lb)
nickelle Total Progress: 11.95 %  (Down 21.8 lb)
constancenj Total Progress: 10.19 %  (Down 21.0 lb)
Farida25 Total Progress: 9.68 %  (Down 15.0 lb)
Joleen Total Progress: 8.31 %  (Down 21.2 lb)
CurvyCrystal Total Progress: 7.93 %  (Down 15.8 lb)
karyl Total Progress: 7.67 %  (Down 14.8 lb)
masoncarly Total Progress: 7.02 %  (Down 10.4 lb)
lturner Total Progress: 6.82 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
kbvogel Total Progress: 6.36 %  (Down 9.8 lb)
vf123 Total Progress: 6.26 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
erinluvstiggers Total Progress: 6.17 %  (Down 11.1 lb)
RealtorInTx Total Progress: 6.16 %  (Down 12.5 lb)
Awesomerous Total Progress: 5.77 %  (Down 10.2 lb)
roxchick83 Total Progress: 5.49 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
Ladybug_gee Total Progress: 5.38 %  (Down 12.0 lb)
MarielenaLopez Total Progress: 5.28 %  (Down 11.4 lb)
dillonwolf Total Progress: 4.87 %  (Down 10.3 lb)
Joyfulpie Total Progress: 4.83 %  (Down 6.8 lb)
sammich Total Progress: 4.57 %  (Down 8.6 lb)
makparis Total Progress: 4.26 %  (Down 16.4 lb)
fawnkildoo Total Progress: 4.18 %  (Down 6.8 lb)
theqteepie Total Progress: 4.16 %  (Down 9.2 lb)
CMBA23 Total Progress: 4.14 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
mommyholly Total Progress: 4.14 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
VeganTigress Total Progress: 3.70 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
tlg42775 Total Progress: 3.58 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
Fitat53 Total Progress: 3.57 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
measmith Total Progress: 3.52 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
ncmurphy Total Progress: 3.49 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
Amrossi13 Total Progress: 3.47 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
nsawney Total Progress: 3.39 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
TabascoStone Total Progress: 3.33 %  (Down 5.5 lb)
acastiglione Total Progress: 3.32 %  (Down 4.9 lb)
bmcinturff Total Progress: 3.16 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
dmillikin Total Progress: 3.14 %  (Down 5.8 lb)
Haku Total Progress: 3.07 %  (Down 5.7 lb)
BboyLito Total Progress: 2.99 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
nicolevivi Total Progress: 2.94 %  (Down 3.9 lb)
gr00vygirl Total Progress: 2.87 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
melk20 Total Progress: 2.85 %  (Down 4.6 lb)
shan17 Total Progress: 2.75 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
jules1299 Total Progress: 2.64 %  (Down 6.1 lb)
abbyheuerman Total Progress: 2.50 %  (Down 5.6 lb)
MsVesta Total Progress: 2.45 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
junkyjack1 Total Progress: 2.24 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
bjcinsf Total Progress: 2.23 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
kjdbird Total Progress: 1.85 %  (Down 3.6 lb)
Finding Me Total Progress: 1.81 %  (Down 4.5 lb)
AMOORA04 Total Progress: 1.71 %  (Down 3.2 lb)
supphattie Total Progress: 1.70 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
Becki08 Total Progress: 1.65 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Christeen Total Progress: 1.63 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
loriarussell Total Progress: 1.59 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
GIRL1122 Total Progress: 1.51 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
losmartin Total Progress: 1.44 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
rdrd1003 Total Progress: 1.41 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
amryk Total Progress: 1.32 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
MelbaA Total Progress: 1.14 %  (Down 3.1 lb)
blazingigi Total Progress: 1.06 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
ncentonze Total Progress: 0.99 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
kellifromcolorado84 Total Progress: 0.71 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
D2na Total Progress: 0.66 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
Bss Total Progress: 0.66 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
PattyG Total Progress: 0.65 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
cheesegirl Total Progress: 0.59 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
MusicMom123 Total Progress: 0.54 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Suzanne2 Total Progress: 0.54 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
ladygreen20 Total Progress: 0.53 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
ryzmom Total Progress: 0.51 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Melle36 Total Progress: 0.46 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
penguin27 Total Progress: 0.44 %  (Down 0.9 lb)
Luckyceltic17 Total Progress: 0.20 %  (Down 0.3 lb)
lanadefemme Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
jcjjsims Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
mstrysh Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
jcbag97 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
newmia4425 Total Progress: 0.12 %  (Up 0.2 lb)
kitt227 Total Progress: 0.21 %  (Up 0.5 lb)
amdemmer Total Progress: 0.56 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
DanaDowning Total Progress: 1.35 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
Densible Total Progress: 1.83 %  (Up 2.6 lb)
sweetgirl Total Progress: 2.12 %  (Up 4.8 lb)
mriddle Total Progress: 2.52 %  (Up 4.0 lb)
CyrenaJ0 Total Progress: 2.69 %  (Up 4.0 lb)
jsimmon1 Total Progress: 2.77 %  (Up 4.7 lb)
disavetman Total Progress: 3.20 %  (Up 5.2 lb)
Mommyof2 Total Progress: 4.18 %  (Up 8.4 lb)
Teri46 Total Progress: 4.37 %  (Up 7.5 lb)
BPRIM Total Progress: 4.40 %  (Up 10.0 lb)
ranchwoman Total Progress: 5.78 %  (Up 13.0 lb)
ShakBlak Total Progress: 6.05 %  (Up 13.0 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Week 1

Make your pledge online

Guidelines:
Visit http://www.pfpchallenge.com/ and pledge the amount of weight you plan to lose this summer. For every pound you pledge to lose this summer, General Mills will donate 14¢ to Feeding America™ - enough to provide one pound of groceries to a local food bank. You will be helping yourself as well as your local food bank.
92% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 29 May 09 by junkyjack1
"Since this started I'm down 4 lbs. Went down 6 last week and up 2 this ..."
Successful: 29 May 09 by jcbag97
"If you haven't done this, be sure and do so by Sunday, May 31st to have ..."
Successful: 29 May 09 by kjdbird
"I lost 3.6 lbs this week"
Failed: 28 May 09 by Healthy32
"I just got back in town but I will get right on it"


Weeks 1 to 12

Exercise minimal of 3 days/week for 30 minutes a day.

Guidelines:
Chose a workout program that works best for you. Strive to workout a minimal of 3 days a week, 30 minutes a day, cardio workout. I would encourage everyone, over the course of the summer to workup to 5 times/week.
70% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 23 Jul 09 by Densible
"Running and swimming this week"
Successful: 12 Jun 09 by sammich
"Exercise=best anti-depressant ever"
Successful: 04 Jun 09 by kellifromcolorado84
"Always....."
Successful: 24 May 09 by losmartin
"4 days a week for me!"


Weeks 1 to 12

Drink more water

Guidelines:
Water, Water, Water. Get in your daily 8 glasses of water. With summer months approaching, even more important to keep you from deydrating.
85% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 06 Aug 09 by BboyLito
"drinking 2 liters a day"
Successful: 12 Jun 09 by sammich
"I love me some high quality H20!"
Failed: 04 Jun 09 by kellifromcolorado84
"Yuck. Water is gross. Need to work on this."
Failed: 01 Jun 09 by shan17
"Hard to get past 6, but will continue to try."


Weeks 1 to 12

Do something special for yourself that doesn't involve food

Guidelines:
Do something special (only you need to know) for yourself. We are all on this weight loss journey together. Reward yourself for your hard efforts.
73% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 23 Jul 09 by Densible
"I decided NOT to have a hissy fit this week"
Successful: 02 Jul 09 by measmith
"began writing a book."
Successful: 29 Jun 09 by theqteepie
"massage"
Successful: 19 Jun 09 by D2na
"more prayer time, this helps me to re direct my focus and work on my r ..."


Latest Challenge Posts

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by jcbag97 on 22 Jun 09 04:28 PM
Way to Go....
Week 3, 221.8 pounds everyone. Keep up the good work!!!
by jcbag97 on 15 Jun 09 01:57 PM
Thank you America!!!
As part of the Pound For Pound Challenge and the Last Chance Pledge program, your total weight loss pledges came to more than 3.5 million pounds! As a result, more than 3.5 million pounds of groceries ...
by jcbag97 on 04 Jun 09 10:47 AM
Week 1...WAY TO GO
Did you notice just in week 1 we lost 88 pounds!!! WAY TO GO EVERYONE! Red Team jumped out to an impressive start losing 34 pounds. I didn't help much this week as it way my personal week to gain, ...
by jcbag97 on 02 Jun 09 02:03 PM
REMINDER...Don't forgot to make your pledge
Don't forget before Sunday, May 31st to visit http://www.pfpchallenge.com/ to make your pledge. Unlike the first time I participated in the "Pound for Pound" Challenge, this time online ...
by jcbag97 on 26 May 09 01:29 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Saturday 15 August 2009.

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

Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 14 Aug 09
duration: 12 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 117
teams: Blue
Red
Green
Yellow
privacy: Public
administrators: jcbag97
created: 13 May 2009

All Mini-challenges:

1. Make your pledge online ( week 1 )
2. Exercise minimal of 3 days/week for 30 minutes a day. ( weeks 1 to 12 )
3. Drink more water ( weeks 1 to 12 )
4. Do something special for yourself that doesn't involve food ( weeks 1 to 12 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 12:

All Teams 1.89 %  (Down 433.7 lb)
 Blue 1.57 %  (Down 86.8 lb)
 Red 1.98 %  (Down 118.0 lb)
 Green 2.70 %  (Down 155.1 lb)
 Yellow 1.28 %  (Down 73.8 lb)
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Week 11:

All Teams 1.87 %  (Down 429.0 lb)
 Blue 1.61 %  (Down 89.3 lb)
 Red 1.91 %  (Down 113.3 lb)
 Green 2.63 %  (Down 151.4 lb)
 Yellow 1.30 %  (Down 75.0 lb)
view week 11 details

Week 10:

All Teams 1.81 %  (Down 416.4 lb)
 Blue 1.51 %  (Down 83.6 lb)
 Red 1.76 %  (Down 104.5 lb)
 Green 2.63 %  (Down 151.1 lb)
 Yellow 1.34 %  (Down 77.2 lb)
view week 10 details

Week 9:

All Teams 1.83 %  (Down 419.7 lb)
 Blue 1.69 %  (Down 93.6 lb)
 Red 1.85 %  (Down 109.8 lb)
 Green 2.41 %  (Down 138.7 lb)
 Yellow 1.35 %  (Down 77.6 lb)
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Week 8:

All Teams 1.78 %  (Down 409.9 lb)
 Blue 1.42 %  (Down 78.8 lb)
 Red 1.90 %  (Down 113.0 lb)
 Green 2.19 %  (Down 125.9 lb)
 Yellow 1.60 %  (Down 92.1 lb)
view week 8 details

Week 7:

All Teams 1.73 %  (Down 398.5 lb)
 Blue 1.46 %  (Down 80.5 lb)
 Red 1.74 %  (Down 103.2 lb)
 Green 2.20 %  (Down 126.3 lb)
 Yellow 1.54 %  (Down 88.4 lb)
view week 7 details

Week 6:

All Teams 1.45 %  (Down 334.1 lb)
 Blue 0.89 %  (Down 49.1 lb)
 Red 1.59 %  (Down 94.3 lb)
 Green 1.89 %  (Down 108.8 lb)
 Yellow 1.42 %  (Down 81.9 lb)
view week 6 details

Week 5:

All Teams 1.31 %  (Down 301.2 lb)
 Blue 0.72 %  (Down 39.6 lb)
 Red 1.52 %  (Down 90.2 lb)
 Green 1.66 %  (Down 95.2 lb)
 Yellow 1.32 %  (Down 76.2 lb)
view week 5 details

Week 4:

All Teams 1.17 %  (Down 269.5 lb)
 Blue 0.69 %  (Down 37.9 lb)
 Red 1.46 %  (Down 86.8 lb)
 Green 1.38 %  (Down 79.3 lb)
 Yellow 1.14 %  (Down 65.5 lb)
view week 4 details

Week 3:

All Teams 0.83 %  (Down 190.3 lb)
 Blue 0.45 %  (Down 25.1 lb)
 Red 1.11 %  (Down 65.8 lb)
 Green 1.00 %  (Down 57.8 lb)
 Yellow 0.72 %  (Down 41.6 lb)
view week 3 details

Week 2:

All Teams 0.60 %  (Down 138.3 lb)
 Blue 0.28 %  (Down 15.6 lb)
 Red 0.75 %  (Down 44.7 lb)
 Green 0.86 %  (Down 49.7 lb)
 Yellow 0.49 %  (Down 28.3 lb)
view week 2 details

Week 1:

All Teams 0.32 %  (Down 74.5 lb)
 Blue 0.26 %  (Down 14.4 lb)
 Red 0.47 %  (Down 27.8 lb)
 Green 0.46 %  (Down 26.4 lb)
 Yellow 0.10 %  (Down 5.9 lb)
view week 1 details

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