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Our Best Year Ever!

This year, there were 1,243 participants who weighed out and 445 of those persons earned a ticket into our Grand Prize drawings. 5 people lost 20% or more of their weight (4 tickets) 12 people lost 15% – 19.9% of their weight  (3 tickets) 83 people lost 10% – 14.9% of their weight  (2 tickets) […]

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Tyler Rose Garden Center

The 2016 Fit City Tyler Celebration Event will still occur on Thursday, May 26th, beginning at 5:00 p.m., but will now be held indoors, due to the rain and thunderstorms that are in the forecast.   Join us at the Tyler Rose Garden Center – 420 Rose Park Drive in Tyler. Free snacks and door […]

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Fit City Tyler Celebration Event

The 5 Grand Prize Winners will be randomly selected at the Fit City Tyler Celebration Event this Thursday evening. We are actively reviewing the weather forecasts and will provide everyone with more details this Wednesday. Additional updates have also been provided at “”. Thank you for your patience.


Thursday, May 26th – 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

The FRESH by Brookshire’s Patio will host the 2016 Fit City Tyler Celebration! We will hold the live drawings for the 2016 Lighten Up East Texas Grand Prize Winners and the Team Prize Winners. You do not have to be present to win. You can also view the winning submissions of the inaugural “Fit For […]

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Weigh-Out Weekend!

The last day to ‘Weigh-Out’ is this Sunday, May 8th. You will receive a Grand Prize Drawing entry for every 5% of weight loss.  A weight loss of 4.99% does NOT earn a Grand Prize drawing entry.  Persons who lose 9.999% of their starting weight would only receive 1 entry and someone who lost 14.99% would only receive […]


“Weigh-Out” Time is Almost Here!

Every person who registered into the 2016 Lighten Up East Texas (LUET) regional weight loss challenge will need to remember to “Weigh-Out” and become entered into our Grand Prize Drawings. The last day to “Weigh-Out” is Sunday, May 8th.  Please note that not all of our weighing locations are open on Sundays! You should plan […]

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Walk Across Texas!

All registered weight loss teams for Lighten Up East Texas can register and participate within Walk Across Texas!  The 8-week period begins on Sunday, March 5, and lasts through Saturday, April 30. This is a FREE 8-week program that challenges teams of 8 people to cover the distance of traveling from El Paso to Texarkana (830 miles). Create a […]

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Monday is the Last Day to Register!

The “Weigh-In” period will end this Monday, February 29th.  Make sure that anyone who you talked to about Lighten Up East Texas has registered – especially if you are on a weight loss team.  All of your team members will need to register, in order for your team to be complete. Confirmation of registration will […]

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Confirming Your Registration

Lighten Up East Texas continues to register individuals on a daily basis.  This schedule has influenced our program to create the following schedule: Every person who registers during the month of January will receive a confirmation email during the first week of February, just to inform you that your information is officially entered into our […]

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We’ve Added More Entry Locations!

Word about the Lighten Up East Texas weight loss challenge is spreading further and further across East Texas every week.  Companies across the area are providing registration opportunities for their employees at their place of business and popular public locations are signing up to provide entry to citizens of their city. You can also help […]