(Closed) The BEEgest Loser —-> t. IX – post your starting weight!

posted 6 years ago in Fitness
Post # 3
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Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: January 1993

142.0…..same as weeks 3&4 of the last round 😛

Goals this round…..be solidly in the 130’s for the first time since at least freshman year of college! Work on toning up to look fabulous in spring clothes for the lovely weather coming up.

Oh, and kick this stinking cold/respiratory disease so I stop feeling like death and having to skip workouts!

Post # 4
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116 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: April 2012

Starting weight – 167

Goal weight – 160 but as I’ve said before probably isn’t going to happen.  So I’m going to say 5 pounds – to take me to 162.

Plan for this round is to really keep doing what I’ve been doing.  I’ve found it’s working (just slowler!) and it’s manageable for me.  I’d like to try to up my gym time back to what it was when I first started.  I’ve been mixing it up – and now want to head back to the elliptical 3/4 time a week. 

 

 

Post # 5
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185 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

I’d like to join!  I’m starting Insanity today.  Current weight is 147 and I’d like to lose 7 lbs.

Post # 6
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955 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: December 2012

OK starting weight 159.5

Ultimate goal = 135

This round my goal is to lose 3-5 pounds.  I am trying to go easy on myself so that I don’t get discouraged.

Walk 4 days during my lunch break.  Work out 3-4 nights a week including sit ups and push ups.

Do not eat out more than 2 times per week.

Laughing

Post # 8
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593 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

Still stuck at 140.5….ugh!  So annoyed!  changing up my workouts a bit this week and being more diligent with tracking my food!

 

Fingers crossed I can get into the 130’s in time for Florida next Friday!

Post # 9
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790 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

I’m new and need something like this to keep me honest. 🙂 

Starting weight (as of this morning) 125 lbs. (I’m 5’2″.)

Dietary goals: No added sugar, no white carbs and minimal grains. Eat vegetables with every meal — try to eat at least 2 lbs of veggies (cooked and raw) per day. Drink more water. Try to choke down some green tea every day. Avoid alcohol except 1 drink on Sat. night (restaurant night).

Fitness goals: Continue strength training (slowly working through 100 pushups, 200 squats and 150 dips, plus doing planks and some other at-home resistance and dumbbell exercises). Walk (and maybe jog a little – blech) 25 miles a week.

Goal weight for 4 weeks from now: 121 lbs.

Post # 10
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: April 2012

Starting weight 160.6

My goal is still to be in the 150s by the end of the week.

My wedding is in 33 So I know there is no way of hitting my begining goal weight of 130 but that’s ok.

My second dress fitting is tomorrow and I’m scared the seamstress is going to tell me not to lose anymore weight.

I still haven’t incorporated any exercise into my daily routine and now I see it starting to show. Sure I’m losing weight but it’s all saging skin. I am going to try my best to start at least arm weights this week.

Good luck ladies. Here we go again…………

Post # 11
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Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

I will throw my hat in the ring-

Weight as of today- 119

Ultimate Goal Weight- 104

My goal for the next four weeks- 116 (it’s taken my almost 2 months to lose 6 pounds so I just don’t see how I can lose more than 3 in 4 weeks).

My problem areas- oh where to start. My thighs are jiggly, I have a potbelly (although losing the 6 pounds did tighten that up some) I have cellulite on the backs of my upper legs, and two little pockets of back fat right above my hips. Also, I don’t lose weight evenly so I have to deal with skinny arms and a gaunt face if I want my lower body to lean out. I am working to build up my arm muscles hoping that combats part of the problem so my husband and parents stop telling me I look too skinny (I’m not, but if you looked at just my face and arms it’s deceptive).

What I am doing: limiting carbs, and sugar, trying to get more protein and drink more water. I don’t really bother with counting calories since by limiting carbs that takes care of that mostly. I am doing sprints and power walking several times a week and doing muscle work with kettlebells and free weights 5 days a week.

Post # 12
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416 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

Ive lost 10 lbs since december just by eating better! Im not really into working out! Substituting good for bad, like greek ougurt for sour cream- is important. So much better! Dont forget your protein! It sparks ormones you need to lose weight!

Post # 13
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416 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

There is a grop on facebook called pink power. Its women supporting other women in their weight loss efforts. Its awesome! Please join!

Post # 14
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110 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

I think I’m 170 but I will double check when I get home tonite.

My goal is to get to 166 and get a flatter stomach.

I will do some P90x exercises and go to the gym. I am already juicing vegetables and fruits, but have taken out rice, breads, sugar,  fried foods out of my diet.

Post # 15
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842 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2012

I’lll join again :).  I’m down to 205 (a couple rounds ago I participated and ended up at 217, I think).  Overall I’ve lost about 20-25 pounds since October.  It’s been slow going, but it’s still going at least.  OH, and I’m 5’7-ish

My goal for the next month is to exercise more and try to eat more balanced meals.  I’ve been having some blood sugar issues, so I want to make sure I regularly eat small meals and have some protein to keep me going.  I’d really like to get under 200 for the first time in years :).  And by my wedding in 11 weeks I’d like to be at 190.

Post # 16
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388 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: May 2012 - El Faro Convention center, Aguadilla, Puerto Rico

Starting Weight: 142 lbs

Ultimate Goal Weight: 120lbs

Goal Weight:130 lbs

I have a little less than 3 months till the wedding, so I’m hoping to lose at least some of my goal of 20 lbs by that time. 

Changes in Diet: 1 gal of water a day, cutting out sugars and soft drinks, No fast food

 

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