Team Juju Trains for Triathlon

It's been a little over a month since Juju Chang began her 100 days of training for a sprint triathlon as part of GMA's "Juju Gets Fit" series. So how's her training been going?

"It's been great!" Chang said. "The training itself has been a lot of fun."

But Chang is not alone in her training efforts to get fit. More than 150 people already have signed up to be a part of Team Juju. Together, they're not only getting in shape, but they're raising money to help kids in Haiti. GMA teamed up with UNICEF and all of the proceeds raised will help Haitian children through a UNICEF relief fun.

And having that outside motivation is proving to be a source of inspiration for Chang.

"It's a great opportunity. As I'm walking out the door to go for a run or go for a bike, I think -- I'm doing it for those kids," Chang said.

On Sept. 11, Chang and her team will compete in the Housatonic Valley Triathlon -- a .25 mile swim, a 10-mile bike ride, and a 5 kilometer run in Danbury, Ct.

Throughout her tri training, she's been keeping everyone in the loop and posting healthy living tips on her blog and twitter updates. She's also received some great encouragement and feedback from people on a similar mission. Take a look at some of the comments:

Twitter Feedback:

From: @pwigsten @JujuChangABC U R an inspiration. I have lost 15 lbs in the last 6 or 7 weeks. Increased exercise (run 5-6 mi) and fruit and nuts for snacks.

From: "Dancing With The Stars" Judge! - @carrieanninaba @JujuChangABC I just read about your triathlon! I'm so impressed! Good luck and know you inspired a fellow chica! GOOD LUCK!

From: @chris4995 @JujuChangABC Your awesome! It's nice to see someone else working on themselves! I'm on a mission to drop 75 pounds! Keep up the good work!

From: @jenniferdavis27 @JujuChangABC Good luck with your fit adventure! Get new workout clothes ... that always inspires me :-) #jujugetsfit

From: @Mibrown2 @JujuChangABC you're an inspiration! I get the terror with so much to take on along with America watching. You can do it! Many will benefit!

From: @hthrroth A lot of great recipes in this article! Keep on file RT @SELFmagazine The 100 Day Diet Plan from Self, w/ @JujuChangABC http://ow.ly/22xUM

How is your journey going? Let us know - we'd love to hear about your progress. Comment on this story or send us a Twitter update.

You can join Team Juju and take part in this mission to get fit and support Haiti by clicking HERE.

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