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The Mission of Ohana Weight Loss Challenge is to encourage and support the community to attain and maintain a healthy, successful lifestyle.

OHANA WEIGHT LOSS CHALLENGE general rules

  1. Participants must be age 14 (with parent consent) or older with a BMI of 26% or higher. ALWAYS CONSULT YOUR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL BEFORE MAKING ANY SIGNIFICANT CHANGES TO YOUR DIETARY HABITS OR YOUR PHYSICAL ACTIVITY ROUTINES.
  2. No refunds, for any reason.
  3. For health reasons, participants will receive credit for a maximum weight loss of 6% of their body weight per week. If the scale reads more than 6% of loss, we will record only the 6% for your loss. If you miss a week, we will record a loss of only up to 12% of your body weight (6% per week).
  4. Weigh-ins are private and confidential. We will publicly share the percentages of weight loss of only the top Teams and Individuals. Results for the final three weigh-ins will not be posted publicly.
  5. All participants will weigh in every Friday during the contest at Ohana Wellness Center. There are no alternative weigh-in locations, days or times during the contest.
  6. Participants must weigh in at least 6 of the 8 weigh-ins to be eligible for prizes.
  7. To be eligible for weekly incentive prizes, participants must have weighed in the week prior to the awarding.
  8. Participants must conduct their first weigh-in no later than Week 2.
  9. Weigh-ins may take place with or without other teammates.
  10. No disrobing or “loading up” allowed during weigh-ins. Remove heavy watches, belts, wallets, etc., before stepping on the scale. T-shirts and shorts are recommended for weigh-ins. No shoes during weigh-ins, except for medical reasons.
  11. No weight-loss surgeries within the two weeks prior to the start of the contest or during the contest.
  12. We will add participants' email address to our distribution list to communicate about OWLC. You must check your email regularly for OWLC updates.
  13. Use of Ohana Wellness Center gym equipment is limited to current Ohana patients.

PRIZE RULES

  1. Grand Prizes will be presented to the top finishers in each of the three categories as follows:
    • Top man: Up to $1,000 in cash*
    • Top woman: Up to $1,000 in cash*
    • Top two-person team: Up to $500 in cash per person*
  2. The Top Ten finishers in the Individual Man, Individual Woman, and Team categories will receive a prize in cash, products, or services, for a total of up to $7,500 in cash and prizes.* Up to $2,500 in Midpoint and Weekly prizes will also be awarded. Number of winners and cash amounts to be determined in the final weeks of the contest.*
     * Listed prize amounts are based on a minimum of 200 registered participants.
  3. Prizes of products or services are not transferrable and may not be redeemed for cash.
  4. Cash prize amounts will be calculated based on the total fees collected into the jackpot over the course of the contest.
  5. The final result for an eligible Individual is calculated using the participant's weights at Initial Weigh-In and Final Weigh-In to determine the overall weight-loss percentage. Participant must be active and paid-up in the contest on the Final Weigh-In date (11/16/18) by 8 p.m.
  6. Winning Teams are determined by the sum of the two teammates’ weight-loss percentages (Initial Weigh-In to Final Weigh-In). If a teammate is disqualified for any reason, that teammate's weight-loss percentage is recorded as zero.
  7. Prizes will be given to only the teammates on a Team who are still active and paid-up in the contest as of the final weigh-in. Any winning Team’s teammates who are not active and paid-up in the contest on the Final Weigh-In date (11/16/18) by 8 p.m. will forfeit their share of the prize. Forfeited prizes will remain with Ohana Family Foundation, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.
  8. Winners are solely responsible for applicable taxes, fees, and duties. All federal, state, and local taxes apply. Prizes of $600 or more are reported to the Internal Revenue Service as additional income received. Winners will be required to complete a form W-9 to claim prizes.
  9. It is possible to win a team prize and an individual prize.
  10. In the event of a tie, the prize will be split equally.
  11. These rules and guidelines may be updated and/or changed, as necessary, by OWLC organizers.

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Ohana Weight Loss Challenge is a program of Ohana Family Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.