West Jordan's Weigh Biggest Loser 2015

Event Date

Tue, Jan 13, 2015

Address

West Jordan, UT

About This Activity

The 8th Annual Weigh Biggest Loser Contest will run from January 13th-April 21st, 2015.Each contestant MUST BE 18 years or older before January 13, 2015.Each contestant MUST provide a completed and signed entry/disclaimer.Each contestant may pay his/her non-refundable fee by cash or check. All forms and payment must be received no later than January 13, 2015.Contest Kickoff/Initial Weigh-In/Pre-Assessment will be held on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 between 5:30pm-8:00pm at the Gene Fullmer Recreation Center (8015 S. 2200 W.) Contestants may come anytime during that block of time.Each contestant must weigh-in weekly on Tuesdays (January 13 - April 14) between 5:30pm-7:30pm. Refer to calendar for weigh-in locations. Contestants are allowed to miss two weigh-ins and still be eligible for prizes. If contestants miss more than two weigh-ins they are ineligible for the Category 1, Category 2 and Category 3 prizes but are still encouraged to participate in the duration of the contest.Occasionally if contestants are unable to attend a Tuesday night weigh-in they may make an appointment for an alternate weigh in with Linsey Miller at the Salt Lake County Health Department. Linsey’s office is located in the South Building of the Salt Lake County Government Center (2001 S. State Street) To make an appointment: Email: weighbiggestlosers@gmail.com Phone: (385) 468-4058 The Final Weigh-In and Post-Assessment will be held on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 5:30pm-8:00pm at the Gene Fullmer Recreation Center (8015 S. 2200 W.) Contestants may come anytime during that block of time. If you are unable to attend the Final Weigh-In on April 14, 2015 you may make other arrangements to weigh in BEFORE the Final Weigh-In with Linsey Miller at the Salt Lake County Health Department. Email: weighbiggestlosers@gmail.com Phone: (385) 468-4058 Post-Assessments can also be completed with the exception of cholesterol and glucose testing. Each contestant is encouraged to consult a physician and engage in healthy and safe weight loss. Any extreme dieting and participation without consulting a physician is strongly discouraged.Body Composition/Body Fat Percentage Measurements will be taken at 4 intervals during the contest.Contestants who have paid their fee, complied with all rules, and have not missed more than two weigh-ins are eligible to win prizes. Prize Winnings will be divided into men and women for 3 major categories:Category 1: Cash Prizes - Top 5 Men and Top 5 WomenCategory 2: Large Prizes - Weight Loss of 7-10% of body weight (random drawing) must be present to win Category 3: Medium Prizes - Weight loss of 1-6% of body weight (random drawing) must be present to win Random small prize drawings will be held throughout the contest for attending the contest kickoff, weekly weigh-ins, and contest finale.Winners will be announced at the Finale on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Gene Fullmer Recreation Center (8015 S. 2200 W.)Optional At Home Challenge will continue until June 2, 2015. Weigh-In on June 2 will be held at West Jordan City Hall from 5:30pm-7:30pm at West Jordan City Hall (8000 S. Redwood Rd.)Winners of the At Home Challenge will be announced at the Linda Buttars Memorial Fun Run.Participants in the Healthy West Jordan Weigh Biggest Loser Contest receive a free entry into the 2015 Linda Buttars Memorial Fun Run. FREE ENTRY IS NON-TRANSFERRABLE!ALL DECISIONS BY THE HEALTHY WEST JORDAN COMMITTEE ARE FINAL.All materials or information given and provided in conjunction with the Weigh Biggest Loser of West Jordan contest are intended for general information purposes only. Under no circumstances are they intended, nor should they be construed, as a substitute for professional health advice from your doctor or health-care provider. Consult your physician before you begin any nutrition, exercise, or dietary program. If you have a medical problem, please contact your doctor or health care professional.

Fees

$40 for indviduals, $60 for pair registration

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