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Actually Keep Your New Year’s Resolution with This App

San Diego, CA, December 31, 2012 --( In 2012, losing weight and staying fit were among the top 10 New Year’s resolutions (Journal of Clinical Psychology, University of Scranton). ChallengeLoop, a free iPhone app and website, pushes people to stick to their goals by offering the only complete health and fitness challenge platform. Studies show people are more likely to achieve goals when they write them down and tell others about them. ChallengeLoop helps users achieve their goals while having fun at the same time by offering prize challenges hosted by the top fitness bloggers, online personalities, and companies.

Prize challenge hosts for the holiday season include Reebok, Zico Coconut Water, Chris Freytag, Jill Miller, Rachel Brathen, Southern Fried Fitness, and many more.

One example of a challenge starting on January 1st is Rachel Brathen’s 2013 Yoga Challenge, where participants all over the world are challenged to do yoga every day during the month of January. Over 1,600 people have already made this challenge their New Year’s Resolution. Another example challenge is the 30-Day Abs Challenge hosted by Jennifer Morgan, where participants are challenged to do a different abdominal workout 3-4 times a week and report back to the challenge page with their progress. Prizes for these challenges are given randomly to participants who finish the challenge by posting photos, videos or comments.

These challenges are created for anyone who wants to start the year strong, keep their New Year’s Resolutions, and stay healthy and energized. The challenge hosts and other participants in the challenge keep everyone accountable by creating a community and encouraging everyone along the way. The full list of prize challenges can be found here:

ChallengeLoop is riding incredible momentum since the launch of version 2.0 of the app on December 1st. The app has grown its user base by more than 40% in 30 days with thousands of people joining challenges and achieving their goals every day.

About ChallengeLoop
ChallengeLoop is a company incubated within IDEA Health & Fitness Association, the world’s leading organization of fitness professionals. With ChallengeLoop, health and fitness enthusiasts can achieve their health and fitness goals, share their progress with friends, and receive prizes. ChallengeLoop is both a free iPhone app and website. For more information, please visit

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