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On the wheel has anyone ever won a SP water bottle or T-shirt?????

Saturday, May 18, 2013

I copied this from SP:

As with any health and fitness program, your chance of success at SparkPeople go up with your use of the program. In addition to logging in we also wanted to add some fun to SparkPoints by adding the SparkPoints Fun wheel at the upper right of the page.

You’ll typically receive between 1 and 5 points, but on other days you may receive bonus points and on some days even win free prizes like t-shirts and water bottles. emoticon

Points: Random, based on results of spinning the wheel
Maximum: Random, based on the wheel
Points for Previous Dates? No – you can only spin the wheel for today’s date.
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    I think the wheel numbers change depending on the time of the day in your time zone. I've noticed if I spin like 3-6 pm - the "busy times" when everyone else is busy logging in after school, after work, after dinner etc., the wheel number seem to be small options, as well as spinning in the busy times of the morning, like 5-8 am etc? I haven't just tracked it out but that's my gut feeling is that when I spin during a non-busy time (like middle of the night or before the crack of dawn, or mid-dy long before 2-3 pm), I tend to get 20 or 25, or I'll win SparkGoodie points - 50 or 100, I think I've won as much as 1,000 SparkGoodie points. On those, I just bank 'em and then send smaller SparkGoodies to people who comment on my Friend Feed and "share the wealth"..... non of the really big point items in the SparkGoody redemption center really seem like items I'd want in real life, or I'd feel guilty "buying" the goody for myself. I'm sure it's some retarded self-sabatoge feature in my brain, but oh well...I just share those points. And no, I've never won a tshirt or dvd in the spin wheel...
    1762 days ago
    I won an exercise DVD on the Spark Wheel once, and I have often hit 20 points on the wheel
    1762 days ago
    I get bummed when I see other people getting such high numbers on their spins when there is nothing bigger than a 7 on my wheel. I often wonder why my wheel only has low numbers on it.
    1763 days ago
    Never won anything. I did one time win 1000 spark goodies and 500 a couple times.
    1764 days ago
    I won a book on the Friday Drawings.... but nothing on the wheel recently.. THEY do post winners though... for everything they give away... you can locate it on by searching the site...

    1764 days ago
    I won a workout dvd once, and extra goodie points several times.
    1765 days ago
    I've been on SPARK for 4 years, active most of that time. I've won goodie points, but never won anything tangible. Haven't heard anyone say they've won anything, either, until you posted this blog. Hadn't really thought about it before.
    1765 days ago
    No never a prize. I won extra Spark Goodie points once but that's all
    IKacey co-leader of the Chair Exercise Team
    1765 days ago
    I have won 1000 and 500 points and a dvd
    1765 days ago
    I won a workout dvd (that I haven't been able to use - maybe one day I will) but I've gotten plenty of 10, 20, or 25 points and 100-1,000 sparkgoodie points.

    From what I've seen, it seems like the more you use the program the better the chance of getting the higher points, but I'm not sure about the real prizes. I've seen people who aren't active say they usually get 1-5 points, whereas those who are far more active get the higher points. When I was using the website to track everything I got higher points more often than I do now that I only do some things.

    It's possible that the wheel is set up that the more effort a person puts in on the website the better CHANCE of prizes (ie it shows up on the wheel) then it's just a matter of happening to land that one.
    1765 days ago
    Points: Random,
    Maximum: 20 or 25 a few times
    Points for Previous Dates? NO, put each day has a bonus spin if ofer 25 points
    prizes 3 exercise DVD's : 2 copies cardio blast, will give the extra one away and one that has a bunch of the ones found online.
    1766 days ago
    Nope, just points,
    Quite often 1's
    but also happy for large numbers occasionally!
    1766 days ago
  • FROSTY99
    I won an I-pod about 4 mo after I joined. I thought they were punking me, but it arrived about 3 weeks after the notice!!!
    1766 days ago
    Yes I won a workout dvd sometime last year. It was a good one, come to think of it I should get that out and use it. lol
    1766 days ago
    I've didn't even know there was a chance to win prizes like that. I've never seen them. The only out of norm thing I've seen was the extra goodie points. I've won that, but that's it.
    1766 days ago
    Only points and bonus points!
    1766 days ago
  • CYND59
    Never won anything. Just points!
    1766 days ago
  • LINDA!
    A few years ago, I won a Spark bumper sticker.
    1766 days ago
    I haven't, but I assumed it might have been because of being in the UK and the postage fees. But hearing that other people have makes me happy
    1766 days ago
    I've been here for over almost 2 years and never got prizes. Now I feel better though, I found some people have received them.I'm glad to hear that !!! emoticon
    1766 days ago
  • LIS193
    Yes, years ago.. a t-shirt and a key ring. T-shirt is now waayy to big and the key ring is with my keys to remind me how far I have come.
    1766 days ago
    I've never won anything on SP (well, extra Goodie points), but reading some of your replies, I guess people do sometimes win something. With all the millions of people who belong to SP, our chances are probably similar to winning the lottery.
    1766 days ago
    No, never!
    1766 days ago
    I've never won anything other than points.
    1766 days ago
    I've thought for a long time that somehow SP keeps track of how many points you earn over all, on a day in day out basis. It helps give you high point values on the wheel. (Learned that one day when a friend and I realized we didn't have the same numbers on the log in wheel).
    I have earned a SP Coach Jen Exercise DVD on the log in wheel.
    1766 days ago
    yes, I've one a t-shirt and also a dvd
    1766 days ago
    I've won a couple of DVD's for no water bottle or T-shirt.
    1766 days ago
    I've won a SP dvd but that's all. I've logged in everyday for the last 656 days also read articles etc. I would love to win a t shirt or anything else they want to give me!!
    1766 days ago
  • -COURT-
    I also won a DVD, but never a T-shirt or water bottle.
    1766 days ago
    I've heard of people winning different prizes but I never have! It sure would be a thrill if I did. I would be surprised to no end! emoticon emoticon emoticon
    1766 days ago
    I did win a SP fitness DVD once...but I have been here a long time and that is the only thing besides points I have won.
    1766 days ago
    I won an exercise CD. emoticon
    1766 days ago
    the most I have ever won is points and sparkgoodie points.
    1766 days ago
    No, I haven't really noticed actually prizes on the wheel. Just extra points for giving goodies. hmmmmm
    1766 days ago
    Haven't won any prizes from the wheel
    1766 days ago
    I have never won any product from spinning the emoticon - nor have I ever "heard" of anyone winning such prizes.

    For years I didn't even realize that there was a emoticon . emoticon I believe it was the way I came into SP that kept me in the dark about the emoticon .

    Even after "life with the emoticon ", once I didn't realize that 500 points were for me to choose a Goodie for myself, so I deleted the message of the win! emoticon I am so gifted, don't you know? emoticon

    I am happy with the additional daily points the emoticon affords me.

    God bless!
    1766 days ago
    I won a t-shirt. Well actually it was a gift certificate where I could choose a 10 dollar item from the Sparkstore. I chose a t-shirt that was on sale. emoticon
    It came the next day! emoticon
    1766 days ago
    I have not won them either.
    1766 days ago
    gee I don't think I have ever noticed this .
    1766 days ago
  • KACAR51
    Ive never seen this! emoticon
    1766 days ago
  • CAMAEL100
    No, never, just points!
    1766 days ago
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