100 Push Up Challenge :: We Have A Winner

by derek on September 4, 2008 · 20 comments

While I have not yet reached the goal of 100 consecutive push ups (more on that in a minute) per the original challenge, I wanted to take a moment to select the winner of the contest and thank everyone for their participation. As a recap, there were a handful of people that embarked on the […]


Last week I had commented that I needed to break the trend of not completing the third workout by the time that I wrote this recap post. Unfortunately, that trend is going to continue for at least one more week. While I was on schedule to complete the third workout today, I was invited to […]


100 Push Up Challenge :: Week 4 Recap

by derek on August 14, 2008 · 23 comments

When we left off last week, I had not yet completed the Week Three workout but had noted that it had been much tougher than the previous week. So tough in fact that I had doubts whether or not I would move ahead to the fourth week. After completing the final workout from the third […]


100 Push Up Challenge :: Week 3 Recap

by derek on August 7, 2008 · 23 comments

Help…I’ve fallen and I cannot get up! While sharing the Week Two Recap I had commented that the third week had me concerned; well, that concern was justified as Week Three is kicking my butt. Not only has it been extremely challenging to complete each workout, but I have found that I need more than […]


100 Push Up Challenge :: Week 2 Recap

by derek on July 31, 2008 · 15 comments

The second week of the 100 Push Up Challenge has come to an end, which means we are now 1/3 of the way through the program. 6 down, 12 more workouts to go…piece of cake. Cake? Did someone say cake? Oh wait…we are talking about a fitness challenge here, sorry about that. 😉 As a […]


100 Push Up Challenge :: Week 1 Recap

by derek on July 24, 2008 · 38 comments

Last week the gauntlet was thrown down and I challenged all of you to join my friend Ryan and I in completing the 100 Push Up Challenge. To stimulate the competition, I sweetened the pot by offering $25 cash and a variety of t-shirts to anyone that was willing to write a post about taking […]


While my day was wasting away at the office, one of my good friends sent me an email about a site that was getting a lot of attention from an article on digg (via lifehacker) called one hundred push ups. About a month ago I remember seeing this site and thinking that it sounded like […]