New Year, new you

Deadline to apply for the 2017 Total Makeover Challenge is Jan. 11

Lynn Thompson, winner of the Total Makeover Challenge in 2013, lost 33.4 lbs and 39 inches in four months. Deadline to apply for the 2017 challenge is Jan. 11.

Registration is now open for the 2017 Total Makeover Challenge in both Abbotsford and Langley.

The ninth annual challenge gives 30 women in each city the opportunity to improve their health, fitness and self-confidence in a dramatic way.

Hosted by Shape Your World Society, this is a four-month development journey where women will receive free fitness training, weight-loss coaching, financial makeovers, organization seminars, business seminars, personal-growth classes and more.

The winner will also receive a grand prize that includes: a getaway trip for two by Shape Your World Society; a one-year gym membership with She’s Fit; a highlight video of the makeover experience by E.A. Corporate Care; a boudoir photo shoot with Tarra Lee Photography with free hair by The Looking Glass Salon and Spa and professional makeup by Shoppers Drug Mart; and an eyelash package, gel nails and body massage from The Looking Glass Salon and Spa.

Applications are $30 and are due Wednesday, Jan. 11 at 3 p.m. To apply, go to

Want to win your way in? Apply online, then comment on and share the Total Makeover Challenge post on the Langley Times Facebook page. The person with the most comments and shares on their post will win a spot.