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Campus Recreation

Biggest Winner

Biggest Winner is a competition for Southern Miss faculty and staff to enhance fitness and experience healthy weight loss through proper nutrition and exercise.

  • Spring 2016 Dates: February 1 - April 18
  • Registration Deadline: Thursday, January 28
  • Cost: $100 Registration Fee
  • Your Registration Fee will get you 2 Personal Training Sessions Per Week, 1 Nutrition/Educational Session Per Week and 2 Fitness Assessments

10 Week Training (begins Monday, February 1 and ends Monday, April 18)

  • 2 Personal Training Sessions Per Week - Sessions are one-hour and time varies by each team.
  • 1 Challenge Per Week - Challenges can be found at the WOZ Desk. New challenges posted every Monday at 8 a.m. Each challenge-earned point will vary with intensity. Challenge card needs to be initialed by the WOZ attendant and turned in to your team leader.
  • 1 Educational Session Per Week - Location and time slot will change each week.

Kick-Off Ceremony

Thursday, January 28 from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m., Payne Center Oak Tree Room

  • Meet your trainer and your team mates
  • Set our personalized goals and team goals with your team trainer
  • Pre-Competition Fitness Assessment: Height & Weight, Body Circumferences, Skinfolds, One-mile run/walk for time, Sit-ups in 60 seconds, Push-ups to fatigue, Sit and Reach for Flexibility

Conclusion Ceremony

Monday, April 18 at 5:30 p.m., Location TBA

  • Food provided
  • Winners Announced
  • Evaluations Completed

How Do You Win?

There are four different ways to win the Biggest Winner:

  1. Earn the most point individually*
  2. Earn the most points as a team*
  3. Lose the most weight individually**
  4. Lose the most weight as a team**
* Points are earned by attending training sessions, attending educational sessions, completing weekly challenges, attending Group Ex classes and completing weekly weigh-ins
** Weight is measured when comparing the Pre-Fitness Assessment to the Post Fitness Assessment


How Do I Register?

Fill out and turn in the registration form found at the Payne Center Welcome Center.  Registration deadline is Thursday, January 28.

Keep in Mind:

  • Your goals
  • Your team's goals
  • Earning points
  • Having fun!

For More Information:

Contact Sam Di Maggio at 266-5655 or samantha.dimaggioFREEMississippi

Contact Us

Campus Recreation
Payne Center
118 College Dr. #5155
Hattiesburg, MS 39406

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