This Challenge ended 2 years ago

About this Challenge:

Slow start for anyone looking to start loosing weight, with a little friendly competition.

Final Challenge Progress Results

ashleighsuggs24 Total Progress: 12.69 %  (Down 33.0 lb)
ProjectDropHoodie Total Progress: 7.98 %  (Down 16.2 lb)
jackivv Total Progress: 5.58 %  (Down 12.2 lb)
LMII Total Progress: 4.22 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
drchik177 Total Progress: 4.14 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
bosslady69 Total Progress: 4.10 %  (Down 7.5 lb)
tenkilos Total Progress: 4.09 %  (Down 7.1 lb)
Mack Lee Total Progress: 4.03 %  (Down 11.2 lb)
kilgore154 Total Progress: 4.01 %  (Down 6.7 lb)
swlker Total Progress: 3.95 %  (Down 8.8 lb)
Kichishi Total Progress: 3.86 %  (Down 4.6 lb)
Lauricio Total Progress: 3.86 %  (Down 9.5 lb)
abbielucas27 Total Progress: 3.68 %  (Down 5.5 lb)
mspallaton Total Progress: 3.65 %  (Down 8.6 lb)
Gellece Total Progress: 3.61 %  (Down 6.6 lb)
chinaeure Total Progress: 3.52 %  (Down 9.0 lb)
raine86 Total Progress: 3.50 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
RubyRedSox Total Progress: 3.42 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Trish2011 Total Progress: 3.42 %  (Down 7.0 lb)
Myownboi Total Progress: 3.39 %  (Down 10.0 lb)
Marti0731 Total Progress: 3.30 %  (Down 11.4 lb)
brwneyedsweeti3 Total Progress: 3.25 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
CHELLS88 Total Progress: 3.23 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
tinychuck Total Progress: 3.05 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
JazzyOwl Total Progress: 2.96 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
Contrep2 Total Progress: 2.94 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
babygurlwithstyle Total Progress: 2.82 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
shjanna Total Progress: 2.82 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
pearlsnprada Total Progress: 2.65 %  (Down 6.2 lb)
Positive10 Total Progress: 2.61 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
tahni Total Progress: 2.58 %  (Down 3.6 lb)
ghenne04 Total Progress: 2.50 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
nileprincess0615 Total Progress: 2.47 %  (Down 5.3 lb)
Everyouth Total Progress: 2.33 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
JaimieLBoles Total Progress: 2.33 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
stepy27 Total Progress: 2.30 %  (Down 5.5 lb)
Jackie620 Total Progress: 2.27 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
LizGray Total Progress: 2.26 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
amwb Total Progress: 2.25 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Packratpaula Total Progress: 2.21 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
kw531 Total Progress: 2.11 %  (Down 4.8 lb)
Sarah1987January Total Progress: 2.10 %  (Down 5.3 lb)
2cute2bfat Total Progress: 2.04 %  (Down 8.0 lb)
Angerena Total Progress: 1.94 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
esther reid Total Progress: 1.93 %  (Down 4.1 lb)
rondakay62 Total Progress: 1.93 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Allusion Total Progress: 1.89 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
nittym Total Progress: 1.86 %  (Down 2.9 lb)
FluffyBlondie Total Progress: 1.84 %  (Down 5.0 lb)
slimatlast Total Progress: 1.79 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
lyjferguson Total Progress: 1.76 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
tmmoore1968 Total Progress: 1.73 %  (Down 5.2 lb)
BellaIntelectual Total Progress: 1.72 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
CJR777 Total Progress: 1.67 %  (Down 4.5 lb)
amesta521 Total Progress: 1.64 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
MelRaeOkonski Total Progress: 1.63 %  (Down 2.5 lb)
ShonumShogun Total Progress: 1.60 %  (Down 4.4 lb)
jk125 Total Progress: 1.59 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
cklruby Total Progress: 1.59 %  (Down 6.0 lb)
poojamalik Total Progress: 1.55 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
gethealthy359 Total Progress: 1.54 %  (Down 3.5 lb)
Sukha Gupta Total Progress: 1.54 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
Gio84 Total Progress: 1.49 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
curvybabe43 Total Progress: 1.45 %  (Down 4.0 lb)
Sherina80 Total Progress: 1.43 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
carlotapaulo Total Progress: 1.39 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
WingedNA Total Progress: 1.36 %  (Down 1.9 lb)
sjp59 Total Progress: 1.35 %  (Down 3.0 lb)
BEULAH2006 Total Progress: 1.33 %  (Down 2.8 lb)
gobabygo449 Total Progress: 1.27 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
DizzyTwister Total Progress: 1.27 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
LJLR Total Progress: 1.13 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
songbrd Total Progress: 1.13 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Litenarfin Total Progress: 1.13 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
GettingThere2013 Total Progress: 1.12 %  (Down 2.6 lb)
kserratt Total Progress: 1.11 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Vladys Total Progress: 1.08 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
dawnemacleod Total Progress: 1.07 %  (Down 1.4 lb)
Smileygrl Total Progress: 1.00 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Nataliehsu Total Progress: 0.96 %  (Down 1.3 lb)
hamsa2011 Total Progress: 0.93 %  (Down 1.1 lb)
nitink026 Total Progress: 0.90 %  (Down 1.8 lb)
staryful7 Total Progress: 0.90 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
chipchops Total Progress: 0.90 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
PerBack Total Progress: 0.89 %  (Down 2.4 lb)
muellertime09 Total Progress: 0.86 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
CandyCane21 Total Progress: 0.81 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
jlangstons Total Progress: 0.78 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
courtney0222 Total Progress: 0.77 %  (Down 2.0 lb)
Holtzhausen Total Progress: 0.72 %  (Down 2.2 lb)
mel_90 Total Progress: 0.72 %  (Down 1.1 lb)
Mette Total Progress: 0.68 %  (Down 1.2 lb)
Mari21 Total Progress: 0.64 %  (Down 1.5 lb)
ChristineS1097 Total Progress: 0.63 %  (Down 1.6 lb)
jhordy Total Progress: 0.62 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
Eve87 Total Progress: 0.61 %  (Down 1.3 lb)
wings24 Total Progress: 0.59 %  (Down 1.4 lb)
bragantk Total Progress: 0.56 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
IBeautyMakeover Total Progress: 0.45 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
do7do7 Total Progress: 0.44 %  (Down 0.7 lb)
resamg2010 Total Progress: 0.43 %  (Down 0.6 lb)
ke11ie Total Progress: 0.42 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
lenakh Total Progress: 0.42 %  (Down 0.6 lb)
blackbanditgirl Total Progress: 0.41 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
pow Total Progress: 0.36 %  (Down 1.0 lb)
need2lose85 Total Progress: 0.35 %  (Down 0.6 lb)
Vishie Total Progress: 0.35 %  (Down 0.8 lb)
left0 Total Progress: 0.24 %  (Down 0.4 lb)
fazzo54 Total Progress: 0.18 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
DMcGuire07 Total Progress: 0.11 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
myfitbody Total Progress: 0.10 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
77SUDelta Total Progress: 0.09 %  (Down 0.2 lb)
denicewms Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
PrairieRose Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
sexifatass89 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
ceciofal Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
fairy Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Momyontherun Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
tony.carlton Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
Leagan11 Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
julianahickey Total Progress: 0.00 %  (Steady 0 lb)
BlueFireLove201 Total Progress: 0.21 %  (Up 0.5 lb)
Lakima Total Progress: 0.21 %  (Up 0.3 lb)
kritty30 Total Progress: 0.32 %  (Up 0.6 lb)
clhudson Total Progress: 0.37 %  (Up 0.6 lb)
ccounts282 Total Progress: 0.40 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
fearlessleader1 Total Progress: 0.41 %  (Up 1.0 lb)
LucretiaBlue Total Progress: 0.56 %  (Up 1.1 lb)
elderwesto Total Progress: 0.58 %  (Up 1.6 lb)
Sue West Total Progress: 0.87 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
ellean Total Progress: 0.98 %  (Up 1.8 lb)
MommySheila Total Progress: 1.03 %  (Up 2.0 lb)
jlynn2395 Total Progress: 1.04 %  (Up 1.6 lb)
pkteach Total Progress: 1.09 %  (Up 1.5 lb)
Nitidus Vacca Total Progress: 1.10 %  (Up 3.1 lb)
djayne Total Progress: 1.24 %  (Up 2.6 lb)
Ms Stanback Total Progress: 1.36 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
ESmith86 Total Progress: 1.38 %  (Up 3.0 lb)
Tesp712 Total Progress: 1.58 %  (Up 4.2 lb)
motivation2loseweight Total Progress: 1.63 %  (Up 2.9 lb)
HerStrawberri Total Progress: 2.02 %  (Up 5.0 lb)
BKB Total Progress: 2.14 %  (Up 4.9 lb)
Athena63 Total Progress: 2.21 %  (Up 3.5 lb)
GeekyRachel2 Total Progress: 2.33 %  (Up 3.1 lb)
wassonc Total Progress: 2.37 %  (Up 2.6 lb)
phe_phe24 Total Progress: 2.96 %  (Up 6.0 lb)
jdlew Total Progress: 3.72 %  (Up 6.1 lb)

Completed Mini-Challenges

Weeks 1 to 4

Watch what you eat

Guidelines:
The easiest way to have a calorie deficit is to eat less. Count your calories and be aware of your deficit for the day. A deficit is the key to loosing weight!
83% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 25 Jun 12 by wings24
"I was off program"
Successful: 21 Jun 12 by bosslady69
"I thought about it but some days still did not work."
Failed: 18 Jun 12 by songbrd
"I really binged this week something awful!"
Successful: 18 Jun 12 by JaimieLBoles
"I have been eliminating many of the foods that I tend to eat that cont ..."


Weeks 1 to 4

Think about it

Guidelines:
Once a week or more, you should create a journal entry. If your not sure what to write about, it would be good to make goals for the week and talk about what you did good this week.
64% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 25 Jun 12 by wings24
"I was off program"
Failed: 21 Jun 12 by bosslady69
"Always a challenge"
Failed: 18 Jun 12 by songbrd
"I don't seem to have time to write in a journal but I'm sure I do have ..."
Successful: 31 May 12 by need2lose85
"I have been writing in a journal probaby should start putting it on here"


Weeks 1 to 4

Chug, chug, chug!

Guidelines:
Drink your water for the day! Set a reminder on your phone to drink a glass of water. Instead of a soda at lunch save some money and get some water!
83% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Successful: 25 Jun 12 by wings24
"always have water by my side"
Successful: 21 Jun 12 by bosslady69
"I love water"
Successful: 18 Jun 12 by songbrd
"Well, yes and no. I still don't drink as much as I should."
Failed: 18 Jun 12 by JaimieLBoles
"I was doing well with this but need to get back to drinking more. The more ..."


Weeks 1 to 4

Walk it out

Guidelines:
Week 1: 3 Times a week 30 minute walk Week 2: 3 Times a week 25 min walk 5 min jog Week 3: 3 Times a week 20 min walk 10 min jog Week 4: 3 Times a week 15 min walk 15 min job These times are just a base line, everyone is at different levels of activity, modify accordingly.
57% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 25 Jun 12 by wings24
"I was off program"
Successful: 21 Jun 12 by bosslady69
"I got my walking in!"
Failed: 20 Jun 12 by myfitbody
"But happy I walked more than I ever have over a 1 week period "
Successful: 18 Jun 12 by JaimieLBoles
"I decided for financial reasons to leave the car in the driveway and take ..."


Weeks 1 to 4

Hey, you did it!

Guidelines:
Do something special (only you need to know) for yourself. You made it this far, maybe the number on the scale isn't what you were hoping for but hey this is progress!
70% Successful

Latest Results Feedback

Failed: 25 Jun 12 by wings24
"money is a problem"
Successful: 21 Jun 12 by bosslady69
"I wanted to emotional eat so many days, at first I did for about 3 days. ..."
Successful: 21 Jun 12 by Sarah1987January
"Started taking a line dancing class!"
Successful: 20 Jun 12 by myfitbody
"This is progress....for that I deserved my new shoes!"


Latest Challenge Posts

?? Journal Entry
Found it. When I went to weigh in this morning, there was a spot on the weigh-in page for the challenge when I updated my weight.
by Shanelle05 on 04 Jun 12 07:06 AM
Why do you want to get in shape?
First and foremost.. I need to do it for me. I literally have close to no clothes and utterly refuse most times to buy anything because I just hate shopping at my weight. So it's time to feel good ...
by ProjectDropHoodie on 01 Jun 12 02:56 PM
Good Luck Everyone
We are all on blue team! Go blue! Seems like we are trying to lose about the same amount of weight. We're in it together!
by ProjectDropHoodie on 01 Jun 12 02:45 PM
Awesome Job Blue Team!
I started the challenge by putting a comment on every weigh in good or bad to show some love and support. :) Problem is the more weigh ins.. the harder it is to make sure I get everyone. :lol: So here ...
by ProjectDropHoodie on 01 Jun 12 02:39 PM
New & Confused
If you click on "my challenges" from your home page (over on the side in the box that says "my fat secret") and then under the challenge name there is a little link that says " ...
by ChristineS1097 on 30 May 12 01:53 PM

Recent Challenge Participant Activity

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 Challenge Ended

This challenge ended on Tuesday 26 June 2012.

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

Challenge Info

status: Completed
ended: 25 Jun 12
duration: 4 Weeks
reporting: Once a Week
participants: 371
teams: Blue
Red
Green
privacy: Public
administrators: vballchick01
created: 13 May 2012

All Mini-challenges:

1. Watch what you eat ( weeks 1 to 4 )
2. Think about it ( weeks 1 to 4 )
3. Chug, chug, chug! ( weeks 1 to 4 )
4. Walk it out ( weeks 1 to 4 )
5. Hey, you did it! ( weeks 1 to 4 )


Rolling Challenge Performance:

The week to week running total weight lost

Week 4:

All Teams 0.53 %  (Down 389.9 lb)
 Blue 0.53 %  (Down 130.1 lb)
 Red 0.46 %  (Down 116.1 lb)
 Green 0.61 %  (Down 143.8 lb)
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Week 3:

All Teams 0.48 %  (Down 350.1 lb)
 Blue 0.47 %  (Down 115.0 lb)
 Red 0.42 %  (Down 105.0 lb)
 Green 0.55 %  (Down 130.1 lb)
view week 3 details

Week 2:

All Teams 0.40 %  (Down 295.9 lb)
 Blue 0.36 %  (Down 88.2 lb)
 Red 0.35 %  (Down 87.7 lb)
 Green 0.51 %  (Down 120.0 lb)
view week 2 details

Week 1:

All Teams 0.24 %  (Down 178.4 lb)
 Blue 0.24 %  (Down 59.2 lb)
 Red 0.19 %  (Down 48.8 lb)
 Green 0.30 %  (Down 70.4 lb)
view week 1 details

Latest Photos



5/25/12 - 203lbs
by ProjectDropHoodie
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Weight in picture 200 lbs. photo taken January 2012
by rjsgianan
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Start of Challenge
by lyjferguson
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Me Today! 98.6 kg! Now I Will Do This!
by Eve87
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