More than 440 Signed up Lynchburg Mayor's 'Get Fit Challenge'

Reporter: Lauren Compton

Lynchburg, VA- Lynchburg Mayor Joan Foster's challenge to get healthy is taking off but still has a long way to go.

More than 440 people have signed up for the Live Healthy Lynchburg Program. This February the Mayor challenged the city to lose 12 tons in 2012, and so far members have lost 1,000 pounds.

Live Healthy Lynchburg helps people find healthy food choices and local workout options. The online health program is free.

Sign up for the program or learn more here.