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Running Weightlifting Challenge


The team at Life Fitness are showing their support for the boys in black for their upcoming tournament with our Running Weightlifting Challenge.

Complete our challenge in support and be in to WIN a $2,019 voucher for Life Fitness NZ. WIN some new gear for you or your gym.

There is two prizes up for grabs - one for the guys and one for the girls.

Running Weightlifting Challenge:

Within 5 minutes:

Run 800m on a treadmill, and with your remaining time, do as many deadlifts as you, all within your 5 minutes time-cap.

Guys - deadlift your bodyweight / Girls - deadlift half your bodyweight

Video yourself completing the challenge in full and post it to your Instagram or Facebook page. Tag @LifeFitnessNZ and use #LFbackingNZ to go into the prize draw.


  1. In order to qualify for the prize draw, you must video you completing the full challenge within the 5minute timecap (800m run on a treadmill and as many deadlifts as you can do all within 5 minutes).

  2. Your video must be uploaded to your Instagram or Facebook page and tagged with @LifeFitnessNZ and using the hashtag #LFbackingNZ. 

  3. Your video must show the 800m on the treadmill console and the total weight of the bar and the plates. Full extension of the deadlift is required and no bouncing of the bar off the floor. 

  4. Competition ends on Sunday 29 September 2019. Winners will be notified on Monday 30 September. 

  5. Prize must be used on products from Life Fitness NZ and cannot be exchanged for cash or other products.

  6. Judges decision is final and no correspondance will be entered into.


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