Lewisville took 4th place in the 2019 challenge but had 224 active participants, lost 71 pounds, and engaged in 14,935 minutes of physical activity, great work Lewisville! Now, lets see how many people we can get to commit to health in 2020 and go for 1st place.
Lewisville Parks & Recreation will be sponsoring the 2020 It's Time Texas Community Challenge again this year! The challenge will run Jan. 6 - March 1 and pre-registration is now open. Sign up before the challenge starts to earn an extra 200 points for Lewisville! Registration takes about 5 minutes and you get 500 (+200 extra) points for Lewisville just for registering. Encourage your friends, family, and co-workers to get involved and turn it into a friendly competition.
Simply go to ittcommunitychallenge.com
How to register for the challenge (detailed directions)
The challenge starts on Jan. 6, you can earn points by doing any of the following:
- Sync your Fitbit or Workout Tracker
- Upload "healthy selfies"
- Log any physical activity
- Log any weight loss
- Watch the "Living Healthier Video Lesson" for points
- Challenge time frame is Jan. 6 - March 1.
Planned It's Time Texas Community event:
Couch Potato to 5K
Feb. 5 - April 8
Couch Potato to 5K is part of a Community Challenge hosted by Lewisville Parks and Recreation in conjunction with It’s Time Texas. This program is geared to help individuals who are currently less active get up and move and designed to be a 10-week course and will gradually increase the physical activity each week. The first meeting will be on February 5 and conclude with the participation in the Denton Dash 5K on April 11. Information and registration packets can be picked up at Frederick P. Herring Recreation Center.
Contact Nelson Musselman by email email@example.com for a registration form.
Couch Potato to 5K meetings will be held on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. at various park locations. Meetings dates: Feb. 5, Feb.12, Feb. 19, Feb. 26, March 4, March 11, March 18, March 25, April 1, April 8.