The getfit@mit 2014 Fitness Challenge is presented by MIT Medical.
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  • April 11, 2014

    Week Nine results have been posted, and we have another set of winners for getfit@mit 2014. Polymerizators wins our Week Nine team prize, chosen at random from the 174 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week Nine goal of 260 minutes. Each team member has won a gift certificate to Urban AdvenTours.
    Our individual prizes this week went to Chris Durham of ... more

  • April 11, 2014

    The special Week Nine March Madness challenge has ended, and we have a winner! It's X - Get It - Spend It - Kick It team chosen at random from the 38 teams whose members all reached or exceeded the Week Nine exercise goal of 260 minutes. Each team member has won a pair of AMC movie passes
    Congratulations!

  • April 7, 2014

    Get a picture with as many teammates as possible—all of you in your 2014 getfit@mit shirts—and share it on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram to be automatically entered into a team prize drawing (see entry options below). Each teammate in the winning photo will get a $30 Marathon Sports gift certificate!
    The contest starts Monday, April 14, and the drawing will take place on Tuesday, April 22. Post your entries before noon to be included!
    Entries submitted to the contest may be shared by getfit@mit with followers.
    Entry options:

  • April 4, 2014

    Week Eight results have been posted, and we have another set of winners for getfit@mit 2014. Gym Potatoes has won our Week Eight special "Team On Target" competition, chosen at random from the 136 teams whose average exercise minutes has met or exceeded the weekly goal for each week of the challenge so far. Each member of Gym Potatoes has won an AMC movie pass courtesy of MITAC and a set of Health Axiom cards.
    Quanta in Motion wins our ... more

  • April 3, 2014

    getfit@mit Field Day
    May 8, 2014

    Sponsored by Blue Cross Blue Shield

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    The first-ever getfit@mit Field Day marks the end of the tenth year of the challenge! Celebrate by joining your teammates to compete in traditional field day games. Or just cheer, volunteer, and enjoy the goodies!

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  • March 28, 2014

    Week Seven results have been posted, and we have another set of winners for getfit@mit 2014. weare3ps wins our Week Seven team prize, chosen at random from the 231 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week Seven goal of 225 minutes. Each team member has won a gift certificate to Kika Tapas.
    Our individual prizes this week went to Patrick Brown of Breaking Bad HabitsSivaraman Ramaswamy of Temp_-23Joe Chludzinski ... more

  • March 28, 2014

    The special Week Seven "pot 'o gold" challenge has ended, and we have a winner! Nancy Aggarwal of Get Fit Get Physical was chosen at random from the 1,963 participants who met or exceeded the Week Seven goal of 225 exercise minutes. Nancy has won a $100 gift certificate to Dick's Sporting Goods.
    Congratulations!
     

  • March 21, 2014

    Do you and your teammates need some extra motivation? In honor of getfit@mit’s tenth anniversary, we'll be having a special team-prize drawing during the week in which getfit@mit members reach a cumulative total of 10 million minutes. To be eligible, EVERY member of your team needs to meet that week’s exercise goal. But since we don't know exactly which week it will be, you'll need to be on your toes to keep hitting the weekly goals! Every member of the winning team will receive a $50 gift certificate to Foundry on Elm.

  • March 21, 2014

    The special Week Six "Spring Training" challenge has ended, and we have a winner! It's Blades of Steel chosen at random from the 54 teams whose members all reached or exceeded the Week Six exercise goal of 225 minutes. Each member has won a gift certificate to Prana Power Yoga.

    Congratulations!

  • March 21, 2014

    Week Six results have been posted, and we have another set of winners for getfit@mit 2014. Running on Empty wins our Week Six team prize, chosen at random from the 249 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week Six goal of 225 minutes. Each team member has won a Cosi entrée card.
    Our individual prizes this week went to Stu Peloquin of Wolf SquadronFrank Bieberly of The Bod Squad, Vera Steinmann of Hashtag... more