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  • October 7, 2014

    T-shirt with question mark on frontHave you secretly dreamed of designing something that will be worn by thousands of sweaty people? This is your chance! Here are a few key things to keep in mind, but read below for complete guidelines, rules, and a link to the entry form:

    • You must be a member of the MIT community to enter
    • November 19 is the deadline for design submissions
    • Your design should reflect the theme of fitness at MIT

     

    Design guidelines... more

  • May 6, 2014

    Grand Prize winners MIT Tri [Team 2]Grand Prize winners MIT Tri [Team 2], from left, Aaron Dobson, Eleanor Wiseman, Arthur Anderson, Michelle Kwak. Not pictured: Christie Lin

    The five members of MIT Tri [Team 2] are the Grand Prize winners for getfit@mit 2014! Each member of the winning team received a $150 Amazon.com giftcard.

    This year, 136 getfit teams were eligible for the grand prize drawing. To qualify, each team’s average had to meet the weekly minimum goal of exercise minutes for at least 10 of the 12 weeks of the challenge.

    MIT Tri [Team 2] might be a little bit competitive.... more

  • May 6, 2014

    Onward and Upward winners -- getfit@mit

    Jen Woodfin (left) and Lorrie LeJeune were winners of the getfit@mit 2014 Onward and Upward awards.

    Jen Woodfin from Cane’d and Ables and Lorrie LeJeune from Mediators focused on lasting lifestyle changes to meet their getfit@mit goals. It turned out to be a winning strategy. As winners of the 2014 getfit@mit Onward & Upward awards, each took home a Withings Pulse Wireless Activity Tracker and $50 gift certificate to Foundry on Elm... more

  • May 2, 2014

    Week 1

    Individuals

    • Paul McIntyre of Audit Division - gift certificate to Cambridge 1
    • Christopher David of Determined Donkeys - gift certificate to Cambridge 1
    • Monica Concepcion of The Apathetics – gift certificate to Cambridge 1
    • Barbara Malec of Trendy Gym Balm Kegas – gift certificate to Cambridge 1
    ... more
  • May 2, 2014

    Week Twelve results have been posted, and we have our last set of winners for getfit@mit 2014. ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Mighty Machines wins our Week Twelve team prize, chosen at random from the 120 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week Twelve goal of 300 minutes. Each team member has won a pass to the New England Aquarium.
    Our individual prizes this week went to Danielle Raferty of Bates-Team B, Terry McNatt of Polar Vor-Techs, Andrew Fathman of... more

  • May 2, 2014

    Congrats to Team Hot Dog for winning our 10 Million Minutes drawing! Each team member has won a $50 gift certificate to Foundry on Elm

  • May 2, 2014

    Congrats to Marco Munoz of Respiration Domination (RD) for winning our Boston Marathon drawing! Marco has won a $100 gift certificate to Stop&Shop

  • April 28, 2014

    Congratulations on completing this year’s challenge! We hope it provided the habits and motivation for you to keep moving and staying fit in the coming months.
    For the immediate future, we remind you to:

    • Enter your Week 12 minutes—as well as any minutes you may have forgotten to enter from previous weeks—by 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29. These late-entered minutes count toward qualifying you or your team for some of our end-of-challenge prizes.
    • Participate in and enjoy the first-ever getfit@mit Field Day on May 8. Because how better to cap off this year's challenge (and our ten-year anniversary) than... more
  • April 25, 2014

    Week Eleven results have been posted, and we have another set of winners for getfit@mit 2014. Rotch 613.7 wins our Week Eleven team prize, chosen at random from the 106 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week Eleven goal of 300 minutes. Each team member has won a gift certificate to DAPER.
    Our individual prizes this week went to Gregg McGrath of Major Rest Reduction, Ron Filosa of Running on Empty, David... more

  • April 24, 2014

    Congrats to getfit@mit team Kendra's Kontenders for winning our Team Spirit Photo drawing! Each team member in their picture will be getting a $30 gift certificate to Marathon Sports
    Check out their photos on storify.com.