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Maintain for the Holidays

Keep it off for 12 months!

Maintain for the Holidays

Nov 20, 2017 - Nov 19, 2018/Game Closed
Hosted by Referee Maureen
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$25

BET PER MONTH

67

PLAYERS

$18,800

POT

Nov 20

START DATE

DETAILS

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Keep off the weight during the toughest months of the year, and beyond! 12 months of accountability, prizes, and support.

IMPORTANT DATES

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Game Begins

Nov 20, 2017

Last Day to Join

Dec 03, 2017

Last Day to Submit Initial Weigh-In

Dec 03, 2017

Weigh-Ins

20th and 21st of every month

Payouts

End of each round

HOW DO YOU PLAY?

Bet $25

per month

Maintain

your weight

Win!

Split pot
every month

Round Goals

The object of the game is to maintain your initial weight for 12 months, with a +2% allowance to allow for daily fluctuations (you can also lose up to 4%). To make that easier, we break the Maintainer into 12 rounds, each with its own pot, giving you regular accountability and incentives. That means if you stay within -4% to +2% of your weight all year, you can cash out 12 times!

Miss a goal for a round? Don’t worry—you can still win the next round and the Grand Prize at the end of Round 12. Half the bets are spread across the first 11 rounds, and the winners of Round 12 split the other half. The goal for each round is the same, though you MUST be between -4% and +5% of your initial weight by the end of Round 11 to be eligible to win the final pot. This is to prevent unsafe sprints at the end.

Rounds 1-10: between -4% and +2%

Round 11: between -4% and +2% to win; within -4% and +5% to qualify for Round 12 (MANDATORY)

Round 12: between -4% and +2% (MANDATORY)

How do we verify your weight?

For all official weigh-ins, you'll be prompted to submit your official starting weight. Our standard weigh-in process involves you submitting 2 photos: one of you standing on a scale in lightweight clothing (no shoes, hats, belts, watches, coats, or outerwear), and another of the scale’s readout with your weigh-in word written on a piece of paper.

What you'll need

  • A scale (preferably digital)
  • A digital camera or smartphone
  • A full-length mirror or someone to take your photo
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Referee Maureen

06/22/2018 1:34PM
  • Let's see a picture of you and your dog working together!

Bri

  • I work from home so we walk early!!

Referee Maureen

06/22/2018 12:25PM
  • Happy Friday!

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Mermad

06/22/2018 9:28AM - via android
Hi Ref Maureen,
I just got a notification that I did not win round 7, even though I weighed in 2 days ago under goal & it was accepted. Can you please let me know why whenever you get a chance?Thanks in advance. I am about to do my next weigh in, hopefully that doesn't mess up the 1 I did 2 days ago. Thanks!!

Referee Maureen

Hi Mermad! I just checked and see that this has been resolved. Please check your email. :)

DietBet

06/22/2018 6:06AM
The Round 7 results are in! A big congratulations to all the winners. And runner's up, don't fret–we know you'll get 'em in the next round.

We’ll notify you by email if you’re a winner, and the $13.04 will be added to your account. If you’re paying monthly, $25 will be automatically applied toward the bet for Round 8 and the remainder is yours to use as you like!

As promised, here are the Player Awards for Round 7. Drum roll, please…
- Overall MVP: Kristi K.
- Most Liked Player: Bri
- Most Generous Liker: Bri
- Most Liked Comment: "Made my weigh in!! Yippee!!" by Bri
Good luck in Round 8!

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Referee Maureen

06/21/2018 12:31PM

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Rosa M.

Today, it’s cold and raining. I’m at I’ll try because honestly, days like today are perfect for sleeping in....

Referee Maureen

I did it too! I also did it today. I was up at 5:30 am and out the door on my run at 5:45 am.

DietBet

06/21/2018 5:55AM

It's time to announce the 12 winners of this week's prize drawing! Congratulations to these winners who each won a Zero Gravity Hammock Chair! All of the winners will receive an email and in-game notification from us with details of your prize! Want a chance to be a prize winner next week? Become a member today

AllieAmy-Lynn R., Andy W., Dhara P.Katie H., marissa m., mark C., nonnie d., SamHortonSarah R., Shannon R., and PuddleStomper

Congratulations, everyone! Next week's prize will allow you to row in the comfort of your own home - it's a Water Rowing Machine Rower with an LCD Monitor! Each rower has a value of over $400, and we are giving away 10 of these! Studies have indicated rowing can work up to 85% of the body's muscular system without the joint impact of other conventional cardio exercises. All you have to do is submit a progress weigh-in between now and next Wednesday to be entered into the giveaway. 


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Sarabeth

06/21/2018 5:47AM - via iPhone
I didn’t make the weight this month. I posted about struggling with nutrition and I hit a low point this past week and self sabotaged. So missing a weigh in spurs me to action. I decided to join weight watchers to get myself back where I want to be. I have talked to a lot of people who love the new program with point free foods. Also 3 coworkers are doing this so I feel that will help a lot. I am going to make the weight next month. Watch me.

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Indy Girl

I have always thought Weight Watchers was a good program. It doesn’t ban foods, which I think is spot on! Good luck this month. Sounds like you have some great support with coworkers.

Rosa M.

YAY!!! I am a lifetime and I LOVE the program!!! You can do this!!! It is so much easier when you have people supporting you!!!

DietBet

06/21/2018 12:10AM
This week's Weekly Weigh-in winner is Michelle M. ! She's won a Zumba Fitness Incredible Slimdown DVD system. Congratulate her and get ready for next week's drawing!

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Jayne

Awesome!!

Referee Maureen

Congrats Michelle!

Referee Maureen

06/20/2018 12:49PM
  • Workout Wednesday! Tell us what YOU did today!

    I have a 30-minute run planned for after work (thanks to Runbet) and will then get in a 30-minute bootcamp class.

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Referee Maureen

Wow, soccer at lunch? Now THAT is what I call a killer workout! And Bri, you beat me by 3 miles! Way to go!

Jayne

I did 3.5 miles this morning, was speed work! So hard in this hot humid weather!

Bri

06/20/2018 6:21AM - via android
  • Made my weigh in! Lost 2.8lbs!! Whoo hoo!

Pebbles , Sarabeth and like this photo.

Rosa M.

Way to go Bri!!

Referee Maureen

Woohoo is right! Congratulations!

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