The Oxygen Challenge

The Oxygen Challenge 7 Cover Contest

Join the Oxygen Challenge 7 Contest and enter to win the cover of Oxygen Magazine or one of four other contest categories.

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Complete Your Contest Entry!

If you are on the list of approved OC7 contestants, you should submit your “after” photos and measurements here by 11:59 p.m. PDT on July 17, 2021.

The Oxygen Challenge 7 Cover Contest is a time-limited event open only to Outside+ members participating in The Oxygen Challenge 7 program. Contestants will have had to enter the Cover Contest between April 5 and April 19, 2021, and elected to compete to win one of five contest categories:

  • The cover of the Winter 2022 issue of Oxygen
  • Biggest Transformation
  • Fittest Mom
  • Best Masters Athlete (40+)
  • Biggest Team Player/Motivator

Check out some of our previous Oxygen Challenge participants and their amazing results.

Oxygen Challenge Winners

How to Enter

STEP 1: Register for The Oxygen Challenge 7. Visit My Perks in your Outside+ profile and redeem your code for free access to both of The Oxygen Challenge 7 programs. If you do not already have one, you will need to create an Oxygen Fitness Network account. (We suggest using the same email and password as your Outside+ account.)

STEP 2: Prepare for the Launch of OC7. Beginning on April 2, 2021, you will be able to log in to your Oxygen Fitness Network account dashboard and open one or both of the OC7 programs. Enable the Menu bar and scroll down to Resources to view the downloadable files. You will be able to view and print the program calendars, workouts, recipes and grocery lists for each program in advance. The workout videos will be available starting April 5, 2021, with the launch of the course.

STEP 3: Print the Contest Entry Form. In the Resources section of either program, there is a downloadable file called “Contest Entry Form: Before.” Print this page and hold it to your side (so it does not cover any of your body) when you take your “before” photos so we can verify the date your photos were taken.

STEP 4: Take Your “Before” Photos and Measurements. Take one full-body photo from the front, one full-body photo from the side and one full-body photo from the back. Please wear either a bikini or close-fitting shorts and a sports bra while holding the official entry form. No bodypart or bodyparts may be blocked, and photos must be total-body images — don’t cut off your head or your feet. All photos must be bright enough so your whole person is clearly visible. Dark, unclear or unfocused images will be rejected, and entrants must submit new images in order to participate. Also, write down and submit your measurements rounded to the nearest quarter inch. Measure your weight, bust, waist and hips, and just one arm and thigh. If you like, you also can have your body fat measured, but it is not required.

STEP 5: Submit Your Entry by April 19, 2021.

Important Dates

  • Opt in to The Oxygen Challenge 7 Cover Contest and submit your “before” photos and measurements between April 5 and April 19, 2021 (11:59 p.m. PDT).
  • Submit your “after” photos and measurements between July 3, 2021 (12 a.m. PDT) and July 17, 2021 (11:59 p.m. PDT).
  • The top 25 Oxygen Challenge 7 Cover Contest entries will be selected by an internal panel of Oxygen judges as well as your Oxygen Challenge 7 coaches. These selections will be displayed on an Outside+ members-only page beginning on or about August 2, 2021 (12 a.m. PDT) and August 9, 2021 (11:59 p.m. PDT). During this time, Outside+ members will be able to vote for their favorite entries.
  • All category winners will be notified via email or phone, as applicable, on or about August 16, 2021. Winners will be announced in the Winter 2022 issue of Oxygen magazine, which is on newsstands January 11, 2022.



Who can enter The Oxygen Challenge 7 Cover Contest?
Any woman 18 and older who is a current Outside+ member can enter The Oxygen Challenge 7 Cover Contest. The Cover Contest is void in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands or where prohibited by law.

When can I enter The Oxygen Challenge 7 Cover Contest?
You must opt in to the Oxygen Challenge 7 Cover Contest by submitting your “before” photos and measurements between April 5, 2021 and April 19, 2021 (11:59 p.m. PDT). We strongly advise submitting your entry as soon as possible to avoid missing the deadline should you be required to resubmit your entry.

Can I flex my arms in my before and after photos?
Yes, you may flex your arms provided you adopt the same pose in both your before and after photos.

How will I know if my entry is approved?
We will provide a link to a list of approved entries. Please allow 72 hours for approval because of the volume of submissions.

What do I do if my entry is rejected?
We will notify you by email as soon as possible if your entry is rejected, and you will be given the opportunity to resubmit your entry before the April 19, 2021, deadline.

Who will see my submission?
All submissions will be viewed by the internal Oxygen panel and both OC7 coaches, and the top 25 finalists will be posted and may be seen by any Active Pass member in the members-only site.

How does the judging and voting work?
Judges will view all the entries and will compile their votes to determine the top 25 contestants. The top 25 will be displayed on the Active Pass member site. Active Pass members will be able to vote for their top five favorite entries between August 2, 2021, and August 9, 2021.

Is participation in the private Facebook group necessary to enter the Cover Contest?
Participation in the private OC7 Facebook group is not necessary to participate in the Cover Contest, with the exception of those wishing to enter the Biggest Team Player/Motivator category.

If you have any questions, issues or concerns about the program or Cover Contest, please email customer support at