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

    Week Four results have been posted, and we have another set of winners for getfit@mit 2015. Captain Picardio wins our Week Four team prize, chosen at random from the 283 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week Four goal of 195 minutes.
    Our individual prizes this week went to –

    • Regina Burris of Caffeinated and Crushing It
    • Mark Derome of HUSIR Daddy
    • Mary Ellen Gearin of Industrial Power Lunchers
    • Shaun Keller of Enduring Turtles
    • Steve Kissel of Bazinga!
    • Magnus Ljungberg of... more
  • February 27, 2015

    Week Three results have been posted, and we have another set of winners for getfit@mit 2015. TooFit2Quit wins our Week Three team prize, chosen at random from the 345 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week Three goal of 180 minutes.
    Our individual prizes this week went to –

    • Larkin Brown of Shakeweight
    • Kirsten Derrickson-Boice of Workplace Warriors
    • Emily Diamond of Got the Runs
    • Jose Estabil of Vperyod
    • Philippe Le Hegarey of Web Runners
    • Harlin Lemus of The Walkers
    • Chris Saulnier of Crushing Collaborators
    • Sue Shansky of Bod Squad... more
  • February 20, 2015

    The Schrodinger’s Fat team outperformed 15 other entrants in the Week Two Team Spirit contest. Each member has won a gift certificate to Social Boston Sports.
    Congratulations!

  • February 20, 2015

    Congratulations to our 2015 Best Team Name winner, Cirque du Sore Legs. Each team member has won a pass to the Museum of Science.

  • February 20, 2015

    Week Two results have been posted, and we have another set of winners for getfit@mit 2015. Team edXercise wins our Week Two team prize, chosen at random from the 396 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week Two goal of 165 minutes.
    Our individual prizes this week went to –

    • Darcy Duke of Tequila Mockingbird
    • Mary Enterline of GetFit or GetInjured Trying
    • Balsam Fat’hi of DCM Dynamos
    • Peter Gaidarev of Scientastic 6
    • John Grace of LGOSDM Staff Get Fit Team
    • Julie Greenberg of Imagine My Exemplary Shape
    • Angela Martano of Be Well Sing Well
    • ... more
  • February 13, 2015

    Week One results have been posted, and we have our first set of winners for getfit@mit 2015. Cellulase E wins our Week One team prize, chosen at random from the 429 teams whose average exercise minutes met or exceeded the Week One goal of 150 minutes. Each team member has won a free trail pass at Great Brook Ski Center.
    Our individual prizes this week went to –

    • Akshay Agarwal of Fitness Junta
    • Charlene Chow of Fit_for_a_King
    • Sy Danberg of Breathless
    • Emily Gates... more
  • February 11, 2015
    Winning 2015 T-shirt design

    2015 T-shirt (click to enlarge)

    Congratulations to Dmitry Domantovsky, who won the 2015 getfit@mit T-shirt design contest. Dmitry, a graphic designer who is married to Alessandra Rober Christensen of MIT Global Education and Career Development, describes his design as follows: "The moving gears represent the MIT culture of innovation, technology and engineering. The female jogger, cyclist and rock climber symbolize the... more

  • January 5, 2015

    Tunnel walkersDuring getfit@mit, you can participate in several guided tunnel or Charles River walks each week. Attend any 10 tunnel walks during getfit@mit and you’ll be entered in a random drawing for a $50 Amazon.com gift card.

    To enter this drawing, pick up a punch card at any tunnel walk or at the Community Wellness office (E23-205), and get the walk leader’s mark on your card at each walk you attend. Then drop off your completed getfit punch card in the Community Wellness office at MIT Medical (E23-205) by April 28.

    The walk schedule will be available on the getfit event page beginning on February 2:... 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

    Sorry, registration now closed

    Train for the getfit@mit Marathon Sports CityRun
    at a discounted DAPER "Couch to 5 Miler" class!

    ... more