The 2013 Challenge Champion has been crowned!
Thank you to everyone who attended the Grand Finale Weigh-in!As we have said before, you all should be so proud of the progress you have made! Even if you did not meet your weight loss goal, you have made a big step in the direction of taking control of your life. Keep up the good work and enjoy your healthy lifestyle! You are all winners!
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Click here to view fun facts from this year's Challenge!
The Rewards!The winner from each gym (Anytime Fitness of Eau Claire, BodyWorks, Curves-Eau Claire & Osseo, Curves-Menomonie, Gold's Gym, Highland Fitness, Chippewa Valley Family YMCA, Eau Claire YMCA) won a one-year membership to that gym! Here are the winners.
- Anytime Fitness of Eau Claire - Donna (34.11% loss)
- BodyWorks - Leinieman (15.94% loss)
- Curves (Eau Claire & Osseo) - Dale (18.55% loss)
- Curves (Menomonie) -
- Gold's Gym - M.J. (30.36% loss)
- Highland Fitness - Buffy (33.13% loss)
- YMCA Eau Claire - Pat (20.72% loss)
- YMCA Chippewa Valley Family - evahhamilton (34.00% loss)
The At-Home Challenge Winner, Tina Yang, won a pair of Friday Country JAM tickets!
Everyone who weighed in at the Grand Finale Weigh-in with a 10% or more weight loss won a FREE general admission ticket to Country JAM!
The Finalists and Winners!
Chippewa Valley Challenge
|Weigh-in Location||Nickname||Total % Lost|
|Anytime Fitness||Big D||13.53%|
|BodyWorks Athletic Club||Leinieman||15.94%|
|BodyWorks Athletic Club||Lauren||13.32%|
|BodyWorks Athletic Club||purplepaisley7||13.24%|
|Curves - Eau Claire||Kathleen||13.24%|
|Curves - Menomonie||Little Sergeant||15.15%|
|Curves - Osseo||Dale||18.55%|
|Curves - Osseo||Pam||14.31%|
|Curves - Osseo||Big Red||12.71%|
|Curves - Osseo||Michelle||12.53%|
|Curves - Osseo||Jen||11.71%|
|Eau Claire YMCA||Pat||20.72%|
|Eau Claire YMCA||Countrygirl||20.06%|
|Eau Claire YMCA||Shorty||18.69%|
|Eau Claire YMCA||Angel||17.36%|
|Eau Claire YMCA||Rich||13.69%|
|Eau Claire YMCA||Denise||11.01%|
|Gold's Gym||Cat Balou||14.91%|
|Highland Fitness - East||Buffy||33.13%|
|Highland Fitness - East||Ztruck51||13.81%|
|Highland Fitness - East||Mat||12.79%|
|Highland Fitness - East||Missy||12.09%|
|Highland Fitness - East||Gary||11.90%|
|Highland Fitness - East||Shelly||10.31%|
|Highland Fitness - Hallie||Joey||19.14%|
|Highland Fitness - Hallie||Samantha||17.05%|
|Highland Fitness - Hallie||Mike||14.60%|
|Highland Fitness - Hallie||Melinda||10.96%|
|Highland Fitness - Hallie||Britt||10.84%|
|Highland Fitness - West||Brownie||24.10%|
|Highland Fitness - West||Mr. G||21.88%|
|Weigh-in Location||Nickname||Total % Lost|
|Highland Fitness - West||Tina Yang||18.66%|
|Eau Claire YMCA||Tonya||14.21%|
Congratulations to our 2013 Challenge Champion, Donna Basacker!
She lost 34.11% of her starting body weight during the Challenge!
Here is a picture of Donna holding her trophy and posing with event
organizer, Dan Ekblad and the 2012 Challenge Champion, Christine Kistner.
Here are Donna's prizes...
- Donna will be introduced on stage in-between one of the acts on Friday night.
- Two (2) 3-Day Reserved Seats for Country JAM with two (2) Country Club Seats (The Country Club Seats are seats back where they do the pre-show interviews with the performers.) $700+ Value
- One Year Membership to Anytime Fitness along with ten 30-minute personal training sessions. $800+ Value
- Teeth whitening package from Machgan Dental $200+ Value
- A makeover from Angelus Day Spa $100+ Value
- A photo session from Morning Light Photography $200+ Value
- A year’s worth of subs from SUBWAY $820 Value
- Two 90-minute massages from DaVinci Therapeutic Massage $170+ Value
- A limo ride from Cody Limousines $700 Value
- A healthy lifestyle Priceless
- Plus, everyone who stayed in the Challenge and made it to the Grand Finale Weigh-in was entered to win an elliptical donated by Sam’s Club ($500+ Value)!
A special THANK YOU goes out to our Sponsors who have made this event possible!
- Country JAM USA
- WEAU News 13 – Promotional Partner
- WAXX 104.5 – Media Partner
- Powertex Group – Apparel Sponsor
- L.E. Phillips Career Development Center – Print Sponsor
- Morning Light Photography
- Health4Life Chiropractic
- Cody Insurance Corp / Cody Limousines
- Machgan Family Dental
- Angelus Day Spa
- DaVinci Therapeutic Massage
- Festival Foods
- Anytime Fitness
- BodyWorks Athletic Club
- Gold’s Gym
- Highland Fitness
- Coca-Cola/Dasani Water
- Sam's Club