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Get Fit Challenge

The Get Fit Challenge (GFC) program is a weight-loss competition program intended to motivate City of Riverside employees to improve their personal health and wellness by adopting a healthy lifestyle that incorporates physical activity and healthy eating habits. The ultimate goal is to “Get Fit,” lose weight and take charge of your physical well-being!

The Human Resources Department is proud of the “Get Fit Challenge” program as it has encouraged employees to lose weight and stay fit. During 2011, 2012 and 2013, participants attained impressive results with a total of 6,123.5 lbs. lost.!! Below is a summary of our GFC winners:

2013 GFC Winners

Males

1st Place – lost 20.90% of total body weight

2nd Place – lost 16.56% of total body weight

3rd Place – lost 14.86% of total body weight

Females

1st Place – lost 20.05% of total body weight

2nd Place – lost 13.57% of total body weight

3rd Place – lost 13.44% of total body weight

2012 GFC Winners

Males

1st Place – lost 19.80% of total body weight

2nd Place – lost 17.78% of total body weight

3rd Place – lost 14.38% of total body weight

Females

1st Place – lost 13.76% of total body weight

2nd Place – lost 13.39% of total body weight

3rd Place – lost 12.07% of total body weight

2011 GFC Winners

Males

1st Place – lost 19.47% of total body weight

2nd Place – lost 16.74% of total body weight

Females

1st Place – lost 19.95% of total body weight

2nd Place – lost 15.06% of total body weight

Wellness Program Awards
American Heart Association's (AHA) Fit-Friendly Gold AwardAmerican Heart Association's (AHA) Fit-Friendly Worksite Innovation Award
2012 American Heart Association
Fit-Friendly Gold Award and
Worksite Innovation Award Winner!
Riverside Flexes its Fit-Friendly Culture - Wins 2
American Heart Association Awards (Press Release)

 


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