What is it?

Florence's BIGGEST LOSER is a 10 week competition sponsored by the United Way of Florence County's Burn and Learn Initiative that provides fitness training, nutrition, accountability, and other fun activities to individuals that want to lose weight and/or make healthy lifestyle changes. In the five years that the competition has been held, 347 contestants have lost over 6,140 pounds. Along with helping the community get healthier, Florence’s Biggest Loser also serves as a fundraiser and any money raised by the competition is added to the United Way’s annual campaign.

2019 Registration

Registration for the 2019 Florence’s Biggest Loser is now open. Interested individuals will need to complete a registration form, application, and pay the $185 registration fee.

Register Online

Registration can be completed online at the Burn and Learn website or at the United Way office at 1621 West Palmetto Street in Florence.

Registration ends on January 14th or when all 60 contestants spots are filled.

Partners and Sponsors

Florence’s Biggest Loser would not be possible without our partnerships with McLeod Health & Fitness Center and the Morning News and sponsorships from Health Facilities Federal Credit Union, Community Broadcasters, Assurant, PGBA LLC, Belk, HillSouth, Naturally Outdoors, and the Francis Marion University Women’s Soccer and Volleyball teams.

Burn and Learn E-Newsletter

Individuals can receive healthy tips all year long with the Burn and Learn E-Newsletter. This free e-newsletter is sent out at the first of the month by the United Way and contains a variety of nutrition tips, fitness tips, financial tips, recipes, and workouts.

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