2013 Magic Valley Weight Loss Challenge Starts Saturday
Twin Falls, Idaho (KMVT-TV / KTWT-TV) The 2013 Magic Valley Weight Loss Challenge kicks off this weekend.
The weigh–in begins Saturday at the "E" Street YMCA.
It runs from 10 a.m. -1 p.m.
Participants have until January 12th to sign up and weigh-in.
The person who loses the largest percentage of body fat at the end of the six month challenge will win $10,000.
Second place wins $4,000 and third place wins $2,000.
"The challenge this year is literally going to take six months long. There's activities and events for you and your family," said Gary Ettenger, CEO/President, Twin Falls YMCA.
The 2011 winner Bear Bangs will be teaching a series of seminars.
Tune into KMVT Sunday at 10 p.m to hear how the challenge has changed his life.