The getfit@mit 2015 Fitness Challenge is presented by MIT Medical.
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  • January 6, 2015

    Tug-of-war at the getfit@mit Field Day 2014Tug-of-war participants give it all they've got at the 2014 getfit@mit Field Day.

    Registration is now open for getfit@mit 2015, a 12-week, team-oriented fitness challenge open to the entire MIT community, including students, faculty, staff, affiliates, and family members. Teams and individual participants who meet weekly exercise goals are eligible for weekly prize drawings, as well as... more

  • January 4, 2015

    With a decade of getfit@mit under our belts, we've learned a little about the secrets of successful teams. Here are some tips to think about when putting your team together:

    • Mix it up. Many of the most successful getfit teams of the last ten years have included a mixture of serious exercisers and beginners. Experienced exercisers in these groups told us they enjoyed taking leadership roles, and beginners appreciated the encouragement and advice from their more experienced teammates. And remember, it's all about the team average. One or two very active people on a "mixed team" can easily make up for several team members who can't quite meet the exercise goals every week. In the race for the grand prize, there's no advantage in having your team's... more
  • January 3, 2015

    Join the getfit@mit Marathon Sports CityRun!

    Register now for the Cambridge CityRun (March 29, 2015):

    • As a getfit participant, you could receive 50% off the registration fee*
    • Options for 5-mile run or 3-mile walk
    • Special post-race refreshments

    CityRun details and registration

    *Use coupon code... more

  • December 16, 2014

    You must be a registered member of a getfit@mit team in order to vote for this year's T-shirt.

    The deadline for voting is 11:59 p.m. on Friday, February 6, 2015. The winning design will be announced on February 11.

  • May 2, 2014

    Week 1


    • 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