Weight Loss Challenge 

October 14 - November 24


Are you ready to get serious not only about your weight loss but maintaining your goals and becoming fit, strong and healthy? Now in its 15th season, the JCC’s successful weight-loss challenge (formerly Largest Loser) is a comprehensive program that encourages participants to lose weight and make the necessary lifestyle changes to live a healthier, happier, active life.  

Our team of fitness professionals includes: exercise physiologist, registered dietitian, health coaches, certified experienced personal trainers and specialty health care professionals.

All activities take place at the JCC of Greater New Haven, located in Woodbridge, CT. Weight Loss Challenge participants have unlimited access to our full-service recreational facility featuring a fitness center, basketball gym, racquetball courts, 25-yard swimming pool, group exercise classes, Spinning, and cardio and strength training equipment.


  •  3 team workouts per week to increase your overall fitness

  • Simple nutrition strategies to improve your eating habits 

  • Skill building for a healthy lifestyle

  • Weekly weigh-in

  • Motivation, guidance, camaraderie




Zombie Team: Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6 AM

Jedi Team: Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 PM

Titan Team: Mondays & Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 PM (for people who need exercise modifications due to injury, cardiovascular issues or sedentary lifestyle)

Sundays 8-9 AM: All team workout

Sundays 9-10 AM: Weigh-in and nutrition/lifestyle workshop


Recognition will be given for most weight loss, body comp changes, inches lost, strength and fitness improvements.


MEMBER: $299 | NON-MEMBER: $349



"Loved the program! Great camaraderie meeting and working out with others to reach our goals!" — EMILY SANDBERG


"This program was accommodating for all levels of fitness." — HOWARD KRIEGER


"What a great experience to get started back on the right track! All the trainers and participants were great to work with!" — JESSICA RAY


"It’s never too late to take care of yourself." — SUE KAUFMAN


"I loved the program and camaraderie. It improved my outlook on life." — SUE ROSENBERG