2014 Be Well BMI Community Health Challenge

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Be Well Barron County is proud to present the 4th Annual Be Well Barron County Community Health Challenge, the Be Well BMI ChallengeThis is an all ages community health challenge that will assist Barron County residents in improving or maintaining a healthy Body Mass Index (BMI). 

The challenge begins on May 26, 2014, and ends on July 7, 2014.

 

DOWNLOAD THE CHALLENGE HERE:

Be Well BMI Community Health Challenge

 

ABOUT THE CHALLENGE:

Barron County residents are encouraged to participate in the Be Well BMI Challenge from May 26, 2014, to July 7, 2014.

Participants are required to download and print the Be Well BMI Challenge. Participants must turn in the Be Well BMI Point Tracker upon completion of the challenge. The registration form requires participants to include their name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, age, sex and designated school district.

The Be Well BMI Challenge incorporates the Be Well Barron County Physical Activity Guide, which can be found at:

The Be Well BMI Challenge incorporates the Eat Well with Be Well Cookbook, which can be found at:

To calculate your Body Mass Index (BMI), visit:

 

INDIVIDUAL PRIZES:

The Be Well BMI Challenge is a FREE, point-based challenge. Prizes will be awarded to TWO participants in each of the following categories:

  • 100+ Points
  • 200+ Points
  • 300+ Points

 

COMMUNITY PRIZES:

A FREE t-shirt will be awarded to each participant in the community with the highest percentage of participation. You must have at least 100 points to receive a free t-shirt.

 

OTHER PLACES TO PICK UP THE CHALLENGE, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY GUIDE AND EAT WELL WITH BE WELL COOKBOOK:

You can pick up a copy of the challenge, Be Well Barron County Physical Activity Guide and the Eat Well with Be Well Cookbook at the following locations:

  • Barron County Government Center (335 E. Monroe Ave., 3rd Floor, Barron)
  • Boys and Girls Lincoln Clubhouse (426 North Wilson Ave., Rice Lake)
  • Lakeview Health and Wellness Center (Cedar Mall, 2900 S. Main St. # 2, Rice Lake)
  • Request through email. Please contact rebecca.volk@co.barron.wi.us for challenge requests or questions.

 

CHALLENGE REGISTRATION:

There is no pre-registration required. Completed registration forms must be received no later than Friday, July 14, 2014, and can be sent to:

Rebecca Volk HE_scale-measuring-tape-thinkstock_s4x3_lg

Be Well Barron County Grant Administrator

Barron County Government Center

335 East Monroe Avenue, Rm 338

Barron, WI 54812

rebecca.volk@co.barron.wi.us

 

 

For information on Body Mass Index (BMI), click  HERE.