Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Max Weight: 696lbs – 6/29/2009
Current Weight: 333.2lbs – 5/16/2012
Goal Weight: 200lbs – 9/1/2012
I am a computer nerd who is trying to become healthier. I started my journey to a healthy life style after one my co-workers passed away from heart complications at the age of 34, and being hospitalized several times for cellulitis, and lymphedema () in my legs. This has been a long and sometimes painful journey, but it has allowed me to meet so many wonderful people along the way. As far as my major Milestones below are a few of the big ones:
- Started my weight loss program on June 29th2009 @ 696 lbs
- Had Sleeve Gastrectomy on July 12th 2010 @ 634 lbs.
- Joined the Dunwoody Running Group on June 13th 2011 @ 448 lbs.
- Climbed Stone Mountain on July 9th 2011 @ 440 lbs.
- Completed my first 5k race on October 1st, 2011 @ 411 lbs.
- Completed my first Spartan Sprint on March 10th, 2012 @ 390 lbs.
- Arrived at Spartan Camp on April 11th, 2012 @ 388 lbs.
- Completed my first 10 mile hike on May 12th, 2012 @ 334 lbs.