City of Brownsville to kick-off fitness challenge
BROWNSVILLE, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — The Challenge, formally known as Brownsville's Biggest Loser, is getting ready to kick-off it's sixth event.
Registration begins next week, January 10th and 11th, organizers say the first event for 2014 will include more group activities than ever before.
They're also adding in another component in hopes of keeping people motivated to stick with the three month weight loss challenge as Wellness Coordinator Judy Hernandez states, "This year we are adding a new component where every 5% that you lose, you get a $5 gift card, for every 10% of your body weight you lose, you get a $10 gift card. So that's something different, everyone has a chance to win."