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Postby Yorudan » Sat Mar 24, 2007 3:59 pm


I guess quick stats on me

Age : 25 years old
Height: 162 cm (I'm a shorty)
Weight: 58 kg
Goal Weight:54 kg
Original weight: 80kg

I weighed 80 kilograms 7 years ago got down to 53 kg went back up to 66kg :roll: and am now stable at 58kg. My goal is 54kg were i'm most comfortable.

I can't type so you'll need to excuse any typos and i hope to get a lot of support and advise from the forum 8)
Before: 80
Week 1: 58
Week 2:56.6
Goal:54 by 1 May 2007
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Location: Melbourne, Australia

Postby milkyway » Sat Mar 24, 2007 4:20 pm

Greetings fellow Melburnian and welcome to the board.

You and I share a similar story. My weight has been up and down over the past 10 years and I've been stuck around the 68-72kg mark for quite a few years.

I think you've come to a great place for support and advice. All the best for your continued weighloss journey. I've personally found this place very motivating.

Just keep moving! And don't be lazy...
SW: 74.3kg - 1/1/09
CW: 71.1kg - 3/5/09
GW 62kg
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Postby kate_turner2000 » Sat Mar 24, 2007 8:48 pm



best wishes for your weightloss journey. you have lost the weight before im sure with support advice and encouragement you can get there again
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Postby Dee » Sat Mar 24, 2007 11:20 pm

Welcome - there are a few of us from Australia's greatest state. (hehehehehe - watch everyone else lynch me for THAT!)

Good luck - yell out if we can help with anything.

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Postby Chelle » Sun Mar 25, 2007 1:00 am

Welcome aboard!!!! Congratulation on the weight loss so far. Good luck with getting to your goal weight 4 Kg to go you will soon see results in no time..
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Postby KimE » Sun Mar 25, 2007 8:13 am

Hello Yorudan and welcome to the forum.

Congratulations on your loss to date and I am sure you will make it to your goal if you stay focused.

All the best on your journey. :D
Kim - To thine own self be true
Maintainence since 04/11/06
Preferred Weight - Under 60 kgs
Current Weight - 64.8 kgs
Start Weight - 85 kgs
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Postby Ally » Sun Mar 25, 2007 8:17 am

Welcome to the forum Yorudan!
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Location: Rockhamtpon, Central Queensland!

Postby A_Corner_Of_The_Earth » Sun Mar 25, 2007 9:45 am

Hey there, welcome. You've done amazing so far- well done :D . You're so close to your target goal weight and all the hard work will be worth it in the long run.

You will find plenty of motivation and support here.

All the best.

GW1 - 70kgs
GW2 - 67kgs
GW3 - 60kgs
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Postby zoeh » Sun Mar 25, 2007 7:29 pm

Oh how did you lose weight? Was there a specific plan you went by?

You sound like you have a similar body to me... my height is 162cms, i'm currently 63.5 kgs and i'm trying to get down to low 50kgs.

Its SO inspiriational for me to see people on here who were heavier than I am that get to weight lower than what I am.. because sometimes i think, i can never lose this weight, its too late for me, my weight has gotten too bad... but then people on here accomplish fantastic results and it makes me think its not too late i can still do it!

Yoruden Greetings

Postby doublebubble » Mon Mar 26, 2007 11:53 am

Hi Yoruden,
I am from Melbournian stock (my mother) but I am a born and bread sandgroper. I love Melbourne, it's a really cool place.

Welcome to the forum, you'll find it very helpful.
Sam :)
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Postby Butterfly_Dawn » Mon Mar 26, 2007 5:10 pm

Hi and welcome to the forum! You've done it before so I am sure you can get to your goal again!
35kg lost. (November 2005 - October 2006)
15kg gained again (as at October 2010).
Back to the drawing board - Let's do this thing!

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"Reach out and take control of what lands in your lap"

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