After losing over 200-thousand pounds of weight in the scale back Alabama contest this year regional contestants kicked off the 2009 season today at the Southeast Alabama Medical Center..
“Scale Back Alabama” is a statewide contest held the first of each year to encourage Alabamians to lead more healthy lifestyles by weight loss and exercise.
This year planners hope statewide participants can lose a half million pounds. today team leaders met this afternoon for a scale back web cast training session.
"Of course we want them to call the medical center flowers or healthsouth if they're interested in forming a team business wise or community wise" Said Gloria Biddings, Medical Center Scaleback rep." because we hope to have double the amount of teams that we had last year"
If your company or organization would like to participate in scale back Alabama you can call Malinda Quattlebaum at 334-793-8701.