new long term challenge?

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  1. ColJack

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    So with the easter challenge comming to a close, do we need / want another long term challenge?

    How about the start date of summer this time??
    The official start of summer is June 21 this year.. that gives us a little over 8 1/2 weeks...
    Or is that too short a time?

    The start of the school holidays varies too much depending on your school...
    and christmas is too far off for a target...

    What's a good date in July to aim for?
     
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    You know jack was wondering if there was going to be another long term thread. Maybe around the 18-20th of july as that is summer holiday time.
     
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    July 4th - Independance from fatpants day?

    Lol
     
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    Hehehehe i do quite like that :D
     
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    July 4th, that's still only 10 1/2 weeks.. is that long enough?
    is there any significant day towards the end of july / beginning of august that we can aim for?
     
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    August bank holiday? Or is that too far??

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  8. WelshCake

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    I like the Aug bank hol idea which is about 18? weeks away
     
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    Some peeps with kids will have a goal of school summer hols ... in England & Wales this is end of July (Mon 24th in Staffs) ... however everybody is different and I'm in this for the long haul so I will go with the flow :)
     
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    I like the idea of the august bank holiday it sounds like a good long time frame
     
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    Yeah I like august bank holiday too! It's mine, my husbands and my youngest daughters birthday all in the week after too so good goal for me x
     
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    So what is the consensus then?
     
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    I'd say the Aug bank hol reading thru the posts :)
     
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    I'd go for August bank holiday too :)
     
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    I'd agree with that
     
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    so 30th August it is then.. and what shall we name it?
    Summer challenge?

    I've started the thread so sign up and go big.. 18 weeks...
     
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    I like the name Bank holiday bonanza :)
     
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    Please can I join? Just booked for lanzarote for 23rd aug, So will give me a real incentive.I'm going to go for 25lb which will take me to target. Wow daunting, but exciting too :D :D please could someone add me, I'm on my phone.
     
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    Ok I will add you to the thread :)
     
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    Hey guys,

    Can I join up? Where is the thread? Really need some good motivation

    Xx
     
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