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Getting a grip – Amazing Loser Craig Davis

The loss of family members is a cruel and extremely difficult thing to overcome and you’d be forgiven for spiralling out of control. After a tough couple of years, this week’s Amazing Loser Craig vowed to get healthier for the sake of his kids.  Name: Craig Davis Age: 36 Height: 6ft Location: Nottingham Occupation: Taxi driver Highest weight: 266lbs (19st 0.8lbs / 121kg) Lowest weight: 202lbs (14st 6.8lbs / 92kg) Weight

A way of life – Amazing Loser Jason Fewell

If you’ve tried to lose weight before, chances are you’ve been around the dieting block more than once – counting points, sipping on shakes, making cakes out of Weetabix. It works, obviously, but that moment when you let go and realise that lasting weight loss comes from real long-term lifestyle changes can be extremely freeing, as Amazing Loser Jason found out… Name: Jason Fewell Age: 45 Height: 5’11 Location: Yeovil Occupation: Engineering director

Last chance saloon – Amazing Loser Martin Whelan

It’s so easy to normalise being overweight when you’re so used to it. Aching knees, getting out of breath when going up the stairs, not being able to find clothes that fit? It’s just one of those things, right? This week’s Amazing Loser Martin realised that actually, he was really struggling when he was 94lbs heavier.  Name: Martin Whelan Age: 36 Height: 5’9 Location: Cambridgeshire Occupation: Corporate governance manager for a large

No-nonsense: Amazing Loser Ian Gilbert

We like this week’s Amazing Loser’s approach to weight loss – no fads, no gimmicks, just a dedication to the cause. He’s tried hard to make it more of a lifestyle change than a diet and it’s definitely paying off, with huge improvements to his health… Name: Ian Gilbert Age:  43 Height: 185cm (6ft 1) Location: Weston-super-Mare Occupation: Business stream manager Highest weight: 133.4kg (21st / 294lbs) Lowest weight: 90.7kg (14st

The power of saying no: Amazing Loser Josh Deegan

One thing we love from running our MAN v FAT Football leagues is seeing the inspiring progress made by players – even if you have absolutely no intention of ever setting foot on a football pitch, you could learn a thing or two from these guys. This week’s Amazing Loser has lost over 8 stone in ONE year after being overweight all his life and he has some very good