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Burke's Fitness Battle

What is Burke's Fitness Battle

Burke's Fitness Battle is a team-based challenge that will help you stay active! The Spring 2021 Burke's Fitness Battle ran from February 8-April 30th.  Teams earned points every time they logged a fitness activity and the teams with the most points at the end of the Battle won awesome prizes! 

Rules 
  • Battle begins on February 8th and ends April 30th
  • Burke's Fitness Battle is open to BCC students, faculty, and staff
  • Teams can have a maximum of 4 members
  • Teams get a point for every day a member of their team logs a fitness activity
  • All activity for the week must be logged by Sunday night
  • Teams can get bonus points each week (see scoring below)
  • Team scores will be updated on the Paterson webpage each Monday
  • The three teams scoring the most points and the team who wins Burke's Spirit Award will receive awesome prizes (see prizes below)
Scoring
  • Each team member can get 1 point a day by logging a fitness activity (see examples of activity below)
  • Each team member can get 1 extra point per week by taking a photo of themselves being active and submitting it to paterson@berkshirecc.edu 
  • Team members can get one additional point by attending Burke's Activity of the Week. Activity of the week will be posted on the Paterson website Friday night
  • It should be noted a select few of Burke's Activities of the Week will only be open to BCC Students
Activity

Activity is anything active that is a minimum thirty minutes in duration.  Here are some examples of acceptable activity:

  • 30 minute walk
  • 30 minute hike
  • Weight Lifting 20 minutes, Exercise Bike 20 minutes
  • Pickleball
  • Shoveling Snow for 30 minutes
  • Yoga Class
Prizes
  • Every member of the 1st place team will receive an Apple Watch Nike
  • Every member of the 2nd place team will receive a Fitbit Charge 4
  • Every member of the 3rd place team will receive a $50 gift card to the BCC Bookstore
  • Every member of the team who wins Burke's Spirit Award (team that takes the most photos during the Battle) will receive a $50 gift card to the BCC Bookstore

SGA All Stars
Team: SGA All Stars

List of Burke's Activities of the Week: 
Week 1: Cutting Edge Fitness Online Class
Week 2: BCC Campus Snow Shoe
Week 3: Jiminy Peak Ski Trip
Week 4: Online Yoga 
Week 5: BCC Campus Hike
Week 6: Berkshire Fitness & Wellness Online Class
Week 7: Laura's Tower Hike
Week 8: Online Yoga
Week 9: One Billion Rising Berkshires Dance
Week 10: PTA Stretching Videos
Week 11: Basin Pond Hike
Week 12: Cheshire Reservoir Kayak Trip
motion is lotion
Team: Motion is Lotion
*Final Standings 
SGA All-Stars 381 points
The Back Row 355 points
Motion is Lotion 343 points
All Sass, No Breaks 340 points
M.A.S.H 314 points
Stronger Together 303 points
Team NECHE 299 points
Team Darkhorse 285 points
Four Fab Females 275 points
Girls on Fire 258 points
Crunch for Brunch 217 points
Dakilita 210 points
Phoenix Burkes 194 points
Let's Get Physical 188 points
Run Forrest, Run!  167 points
I am SAM 148 points
Cirque de Sore Legs 135 points
No GiveUp Team 120 points
Vulcan Science Academy 93 points
SSA Honey Badgers 79 points

the back row

Team: The Back Row