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KNDU Tri-Cities Biggest Loser Contest

Back by Popular Demand!

Thursday, October 1st ■ 7-9 am or 11am-1pm or 4-7 pm ■ Kia Ora Fitness

COST: Entry is free and open to adults (18+ years old)

ENTRY: Contestants will be weighed in, body fat and BMI measured (a $10 value!) and "before" photos taken by Kelly Ellis Photography. To be considered for participation, contestants must also weigh in, be measured and have their photo taken at the conclusion of the contest December 3.


Teams! Contestants have the opportunity to sign-up with a team that works out together in the morning, mid-day or evening to keep you motivated and progressing. Be prepared to sweat off the pounds... Team Captains are Kia Ora trainers!

Challenges for charity! Join fellow contestants in Tri for Girls - and indoor triathlon benefiting Soroptimist International of Mid-Columbia, and/or the Turkey Trot benefitting the Benton Franklin Red Cross during the contest period. Lose pounds and win for great causes.

New host gym Kia Ora Fitness features a pool, a variety of classes throughout the week that accommodate more than 500 participants, BodyBuggâ tracking device (as seen as the hit TV show), dotFITä online training tool, and certified trainers to help you reach your weight loss goals.

Fantastic support from sponsors means more great prizes to keep you motivated! The big prize? Watch the season finale of Biggest Loser on your new big screen HDTV courtesy of Best Buy.

PROOF that YOU really can LOSE WEIGHT! Our 2008 contest winner lost 55 pounds in 10 weeks and our Spring 2009 winner lost 70 pounds in 10 weeks. Both reduced their body fat by 10 percent!


Kia Ora Fitness experts and Vibrant Lifestyles counselors provide the support and motivation to help you reach your weight loss goals... not to mention the awesome weekly prize drawings, regardless of your progress!

See your transformation with professional before and after photos courtesy Kelly Ellis Photography.

You NEED the grand prize big screen HDTV from Best Buy! Additional prizes include McDonald Health Laser Treatments and more!

You want to look and feel great during the holidays!


I've competed in a prior Tri-Cities Biggest Loser Contest... can I enter again? Absolutely! Previous years' grand prize winners are not eligible for prizes.

Do you need to join the gym? You don't need to belong to a gym!

What are the prizes? Prizes from our sponsors include a big screen TV courtesy of Best Buy, Vibrant Lifestyles prize package, 2 Accent XL Laser Treatments from MacDonald Health, Kia Ora gift pack, portrait sessions from Kelly Ellis Photography, local event tickets and gift certificates to local businesses.

Do you have to check-in each week to compete? No. Weekly weigh-in is optional.

Do you have to be the biggest loser to win the weekly prizes? No. EVERYONE who checks in each week will be entered into a drawing to win prizes.

Go to for official rules and contest form.


"Before" and "After" photos of contestants are posted at Kelly Ellis Photography. See your family, friends, neighbors and co-workers! Click Here  to see "before/after" pictures from the Spring 2009 Contest.