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Healthy Charleston Challenge

Healthy Charleston Challenge

 

Healthy Charleston Challenge has won two National Awards for "Best Chronic Disease and Obesity Prevention Program in the U.S."


Healthy Charleston Challenge is a 12 week weight loss and activity competition located at the Wellness Center. The challenge participants have lost over 36,000 pounds, improved blood lipid profiles, improved fitness levels, and reduced risk factors for chronic disease. The 12 week fitness and weight loss program is designed to increase physical activity and provide skills, professional guidance, and accountability for developing healthy lifestyle habits. The team of professionals includes experienced personal trainers, a registered dietician, exercise physiologists, health coaches and other exercise specialists with weight loss and lifestyle management experience.

Participants should be 25 pounds or more overweight in need of permanently changing lifestyle habits for decreased risk of chronic disease.
 
Space is limited and teams fill up fast
 


Dates: September 14th - November 16th  *Thursday night meetings, trainer workouts, and food logging are mandatory.
             Pre-testing starts September 6, 2017.

To apply for the Healthy Charleston Challenge click here


 
Fees:
Wellness Center Member- $350
Non member- $475                   
MUSC Student- $250
            
 

Mentor Application (This mentor application is for HCC graduates only)

*Application link will be available on June 30th.


Any business or group wishing to sponsor a team or to send participants to fill a team should contact Janis Newton at 792-2533  newtonj@musc.edu

 

 

Healthy Charleston Challenge Sponsors & Partners

Thank you to our wonderful sponsors who help make our programs, Healthy Charleston Challenge and Boot Camp, such great successes.

 

 


 

Current HCC Results


 

 





 

PROGRAM WEEKLY RESULTS CAN BE TRACKED EACH WEEK AT www.musc.edu/hsc