Biggest Loser Returns to Decatur

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4th Annual Decatur Biggest Loser Contest is Open for Registration.
Pinnacle Fitness Center challenges Decatur with Weight Loss Contest to benefit DEF.

The 4th Annual Decatur Biggest Loser Weight Loss Challenge is a six-week program to build healthy habits and encourage the Decatur community to live a healthier lifestyle. Grand prize winners in the men’s and women’s categories will each receive $250 in cash, 1 month of unlimited group fitness classes, and 1 Introductory massage from Deborah McGarry Massage Therapy.

The contest kicks off with a weigh-in at Pinnacle Fitness Center, 141 Sams St, Suite B1 in Decatur on Saturday Feb. 6th starting at 8:00 am – 10:30 am.  Registration is $30 (must be 18 to participate), and includes a weight loss information packet. Five dollars from each registration benefits the Decatur Education Foundation. All body measurements will be kept private, and progress will be tracked via percentage. New enrolling participants interested in fitness classes can sign up for a 1-month promotion at Pinnacle Fitness Center for only $40. Early weigh-in is available on the preceding Friday between 4:30pm-6:30pm.

To view the testimonials from the winners of 2013, 2014, and 2015 Decatur Biggest Loser Weight Loss Challenge visit:

Program Benefits

  • Weekly coaching emails from fitness instructor and functional nutritionist David Nash.
  • Weekly online performance tracking to help drive friendly competition.
  • Grand prize winners receive a $250 cash prize, 1 Introductory Massage from Deborah McGarry Massage Therapy, 1 month of group fitness sessions
  • 2nd and 3rd men and women contest winners will also receive prize packages

For more information and to register visit:

Decatur Biggest Loser Challenge Returns February 1


Decatur-Biggest-Loser-Scale-smSponsored by Pinnacle Fitness Bootcamp and CertaPro Painters, a portion of the proceeds benefits Decatur Education Foundation. Everyone wins!

 For the second year two local Decatur businesses, Pinnacle Fitness Bootcamp and CertaPro Painters, are teaming up to sponsor the Decatur Biggest Loser Weight-loss Challenge, a six-week fitness contest designed to improve awareness of healthy habits and challenge the Decatur community to live a healthier lifestyle. Grand prize winners in the men’s and women’s categories will each win $250 in cash, one month of Pinnacle Fitness Bootcamp sessions and $400 in CertaPro Painters gift certificates for painting services. Prize packages will also be awarded for second and third place men’s and women’s winners.

“We had such an amazing response to our Biggest Loser Challenge last year, we just had to do it again,” says David Nash of Pinnacle Fitness Bootcamp. “Weigh-in day was a lot of fun, with participants all fired up to make a change for themselves and support the DEF. We are so proud of our prize winners, but in the end, everyone who participated came out a winner with better health and fitness habits.”

 The contest kicks off with a weigh-in at Leapin’ Lizards, 185 Sams St. in Decatur, on Saturday, Feb. 1,7 am–10:15 am. All body weights are kept private – progress is tracked via percentage. Upon registration, each participant receives a weight-loss packet and water bottle. The final weigh-in event is Saturday, March 22, 7 am–10:15 am. Winners will be announced at 10:30 am, and also notified by email.

 Says 2013 Decatur Biggest Loser contest winner Thomas Van Soelen, “The Decatur Biggest Loser Challenge was critical to my health. Thanks to Pinnacle Fitness Bootcamp and CertaPro Painters for offering this opportunity to make a needed change!” (Read more of Thomas’s story here.)

 Register by Feb. 1 (must be 18 to participate). Five dollars of each $20 registration fee goes directly to benefit the Decatur Education Foundation. Participants who decide to supplement their weight-loss efforts with rigorous Pinnacle Fitness Bootcamp workouts can sign up for four weeks for only $40. And if you’re among the first ten to register, CertaPro Painters will pick up the tab (new customers only).