[CHALLENGE ENDED] Challenge Update: Join the fold!

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UPDATE: we crunched the numbers and have our winners! Based on the scores earned between August 15th and September 14th, the top three winners rank as follows:


🥇1st Place: @riles0nic (aka rileyp) with 402,442,819 credits earned

🥈2nd Place: @Nathaniel_Hang  (aka Nathaniel_Hang) with 293,975,851 credits earned

🥉3rd Place: @ilBrigno  (aka ilBrigno) with 23,694,565 credits earned


In addition, we randomly selected three winners from the entrants to receive a pair of Meraki Community socks: @mrsedam@ATS55, and @snaues


Congratulations to all of our winners and a huge thanks to everyone who participated in helping to find a cure for cancer! Our closing rank as a team was 265 out of 255,607 and an impressive 102 for the month of September!


UPDATE: this challenge has ended! Stand by for the announcement of the prize winners 🏅


With just over a week to go, there’s still time for you to join us in the Folding@home challenge! You’ll not only help researchers to find a cure for cancer, but you’ll also have a chance to win some sweet, sweet prizes. Better still, EVERYONE who participates will receive one of these shiny new badges to showcase your achievement.


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You can check out who is leading the charge (and whom you have to beat 😉) here:


Standings as of 12:00pm ET Thursday, August 31st*

  1. @riles0nic AKA “rileyp” with 312,772,296 credits earned
  2. @ilBrigno  AKA “ilBrigno” with 13,051,739 credits earned
  3. @mrsedam AKA “mr.sedam” with 12,321,021 credits earned
  4. @MK2 AKA “BuschfunkerMK2” with 9,598,441 credits earned
  5. @KKisicki AKA “kkisicki” with 6,459,044 credits earned


*based on team rank of those who have entered the challenge


If you missed the first announcement and are wondering, “What the heck is Folding@home?” you can get the full scoop including details on how to enter the Folding@home challenge in a past post. Remember to share your username in a comment on that post to be counted!


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