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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: January 11th – March 22nd  *Thursday night meetings, trainer workouts, and food logging are mandatory.

            Pre-testing starts January 8th, 2018.


To apply for the Healthy Charleston Challenge click here

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

Mentor Application (This the MENTOR application, not the participant application)

Please click here to go to the Mentor Application

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



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.









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