This Challenge ended 4 years ago

About this Challenge:

So the idea is that many of us are stuck at work, tied to a desk, and need a way to burn some extra calories while we do it.

Final Challenge Progress Results

JrzyGrl Total Progress: 7.28 %  (Down 18.2 lb)
Fussell1969 Total Progress: 5.83 %  (Down 12.2 lb)
hayleymp Total Progress: 4.75 %  (Down 6.4 lb)
Mala Total Progress: 4.37 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
kmartin Total Progress: 4.00 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
jenjackson69 Total Progress: 3.92 %  (Down 9.5 lb)
steelersmama Total Progress: 3.85 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
fxt2697 Total Progress: 3.40 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
adrianna123 Total Progress: 3.13 %  (Down 5.5 lb)
GilmoreGirl Total Progress: 3.04 %  (Down 6.2 lb)
porter224 Total Progress: 3.00 %  (Down 8.5 lb)
tlbarksdale Total Progress: 2.85 %  (Down 4.2 lb)
charityworley33 Total Progress: 2.82 %  (Down 5.4 lb)
eclecticblue Total Progress: 2.35 %  (Down 4.6 lb)
Barbie619 Total Progress: 2.24 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
a.jaramillo Total Progress: 2.18 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
christee Total Progress: 1.95 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
Shelby200 Total Progress: 1.67 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
Musbmax Total Progress: 1.65 %  (Down 2.4 lb)
Millie kay Total Progress: 1.54 %  (Down 2.4 lb)
goddess_grld Total Progress: 1.53 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Kha1i Total Progress: 1.34 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
gpsmith Total Progress: 1.33 %  (Down 3.2 lb)
keeothie Total Progress: 1.03 %  (Down 2.5 lb)
Fillimental Total Progress: 1.02 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
RhondaC Total Progress: 1.00 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
cherryblossomgirl Total Progress: 0.88 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
areeves4 Total Progress: 0.81 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
surfratskinny200 Total Progress: 0.78 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
Stoneybrook Total Progress: 0.73 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
kimbler63 Total Progress: 0.68 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Lola07 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
D Cain Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
nenalynne Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
smashnpunkns Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Cryskat Total Progress: 0.35 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
cmarie2u Total Progress: 0.66 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
Shelleo71 Total Progress: 0.71 %  (Up 1.8 lb)
cyberocelot Total Progress: 1.18 %  (Up 3.4 lb)
kiddnp Total Progress: 1.27 %  (Up 2.2 lb)
slickmouse Total Progress: 1.73 %  (Up 3.4 lb)
poet-in-motion Total Progress: 4.73 %  (Up 6.5 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 2

Let's get Bending

Guidelines:
Do at least 50 forward bends in your desk chair each day this week. Make sure you have plenty of room, then seated, bend at the hip, and try to either touch your toes or the floor.
70% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 01 Mar 10 by GilmoreGirl
"I was on vacation the first week of the challenge! Back now though."
Successful: 27 Feb 10 by Shelby200
"My co workers thought I was nuts--they were laughting at me, but who c ..."
Failed: 26 Feb 10 by Millie kay
"I always just forget about it! gaaah."
Successful: 17 Feb 10 by nenalynne
"Wow! I'm surprised at what a great mini-workout this is! And I don't even ..."


Weeks 2 to 3

100 Leg Lifts a Day

Guidelines:
This week let's get those legs moving. Each day just do 100 leg lifts while seated at your desk.
50% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 27 Feb 10 by Shelby200
"Totally forgot!!!!"


Weeks 3 to 4

Amp It Up - 100 Bends / 200 Leg Lifts

Guidelines:
Okay so we've been at this for a couple of weeks, lets increase it! Try and do 100 forward bends and 200 leg lifts a day.
39% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 11 Mar 10 by fxt2697
"I have only done 100 leg lifts...they are hard!"
Successful: 09 Mar 10 by surfratskinny200
"easy to do"


Latest Challenge Posts

excersize
THANK YOU THANK YOU!!
by christee on 18 Feb 10 09:18 PM
This is Great!
I'm stuck at work 8 hours a day, tied to my lovely cubicle desk chair too! I have been wanting to figure out something to do while at my desk (that wasn't too noticeable to my cube mate on the ...
by gpsmith on 16 Feb 10 10:12 AM
Good Morning All
Welcome to the first week of our amazing challenge! Here's to each of us reaching our goals this week. Let me know if you need help, encouragement, or just a friendly smile :)
by cyberocelot on 16 Feb 10 09:53 AM
Looking forward to this...
I am stuck at my desk about 6 of the 8 hour day and it makes me feel so lazy. I have an 11 week old baby at home too so its pretty difficult to find time for working out. This should help a lot.
by fxt2697 on 15 Feb 10 03:20 PM
Hello all...
Just wanted to introduce myself. I'm always looking for ways to burn extra calories sitting at my desk...this could be the perfect challenge for me! Shelly
by Shelleo71 on 15 Feb 10 12:37 PM

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Tuesday 16 March 2010.

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Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 15 Mar 10
duration: 4 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 61
teams: Desk Dingos
Cubicle Cheetahs
Office Ocelots
privacy: Public
administrators: cyberocelot
created: 08 February 2010

All Mini-challenges:

1. Let's get Bending ( weeks 1 to 2 )
2. 100 Leg Lifts a Day ( weeks 2 to 3 )
3. Amp It Up - 100 Bends / 200 Leg Lifts ( weeks 3 to 4 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 4:

All Teams 1.06 %  (Down 127.6 lb)
 Desk Dingos 1.06 %  (Down 39.1 lb)
 Cubicle Cheetahs 0.77 %  (Down 31.9 lb)
 Office Ocelots 1.33 %  (Down 56.6 lb)
view week 4 details

Week 3:

All Teams 0.87 %  (Down 105.5 lb)
 Desk Dingos 1.12 %  (Down 41.2 lb)
 Cubicle Cheetahs 0.68 %  (Down 28.2 lb)
 Office Ocelots 0.85 %  (Down 36.1 lb)
view week 3 details

Week 2:

All Teams 0.74 %  (Down 89.4 lb)
 Desk Dingos 1.08 %  (Down 39.9 lb)
 Cubicle Cheetahs 0.50 %  (Down 20.7 lb)
 Office Ocelots 0.68 %  (Down 28.8 lb)
view week 2 details

Week 1:

All Teams 0.35 %  (Down 42.7 lb)
 Desk Dingos 0.41 %  (Down 15.2 lb)
 Cubicle Cheetahs 0.19 %  (Down 7.9 lb)
 Office Ocelots 0.46 %  (Down 19.6 lb)
view week 1 details

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