LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Players of the vastly popular “Pokemon Go” app now have a chance to win big and lose weight in the process.
Healthy Wage, a weight loss wagering company, has come up with a fitness challenge.READ MORE: Pelinka Says All Lakers Players Will Be Fully Vaccinated By Season Opener
The Summertime Stepping contest will pay people who walk the most and also lose the most weight.
It will cost contestants $30 to join and their steps will be measured through a fitness tracker.READ MORE: Suspect Brandishing Gun During Standoff Shot, Killed By Deputies Near Lancaster
Everyone who increases their steps by 20 percent or more gets to split the pot.
The company will take 25 percent for administration fees.MORE NEWS: Federal Court Strikes Down Judge’s Order To Provide Housing To All Skid Row Homeless
The contest starts Aug. 1 and runs through Aug. 30.