News 4 Tucson and the Personal Training Institute are proud to announce that "The Biggest Loser - Tucson" is back, and we're giving Southern Arizonans the chance to tell their amazing weight loss stories.
Submit your essay and a picture (optional) in our contest, and you may be chosen to be featured on our weekly "Biggest Loser Tucson" segment on News 4 at 4 p.m.
Below are stories from previously-aired Biggest Loser Tucson segments.
Posted 5:08 PM 10/12/2010
TUCSON - A class reunion motivated this week's Biggest Loser Tucson contestant to lose weight. Tamara Westberg went from a size 12 to a size 8 in six weeks.
Weight hasn't always been an issue for Westberg. Sure, she gained some weight in college, but complications with both of her (More)
Posted 11:09 AM 10/12/2010
TUCSON - Today on News 4 Tucson at 4 p.m., The Biggest Loser Tucson will feature Tamara, who used a cleansing method with supplement shakes to get in shape for her high school reunion.
She lost 65 pounds and went from a size 12 to a size 2.
Learn more about her weight loss method and results at 4 p.m. today on News 4 Tucson.
Posted 4:22 PM 10/5/2010
TUCSON - Topping the scale at 535 pounds, this week's Biggest Loser Tucson contestant turned to a medical procedure to help solve his ongoing weight issues.
Mark Inskeep now weighs 213 pounds.
He says he was always a fat child and as he became an adult, his weight kept climbing.(More)
Posted 5:33 PM 9/28/2010
TUCSON - Tuesday we introduced you to the first Biggest Loser Tucson contestant.
Like many, Amy Brown has battled weight nearly all of her life but a trip to the doctor was a reality check. Since then, Amy has taken her health seriously.
"I went to the doctor and that's when I found (More)
Posted 4:28 PM 9/21/2010
TUCSON - Biggest Loser kicks off Tuesday and be on the lookout because two Southern Arizona women will be featured this season.
Weight has been an issue for Jessica Delfs as far back as grade school.
"I don't think she was happy with the way that she was with her body and I think (More)
Posted 6:15 PM 9/20/2010
SAFFORD - The newest season of Biggest Loser kicks off Tuesday and season 10 will be especially fun to watch because it features two Southern Arizona women.
One of which is Shanna Masten who is a math teacher in Safford.
Amy Purdy loves the biggest loser. She watches every (More)
Posted 1:21 PM 9/14/2010
TUCSON - Biggest Loser Season 10 starts up next Tuesday featuring two Southern Arizona women.
For the past two years we have been sharing local success stories. This season we are launching our very own competition - Biggest Loser Tucson.
One by one we've heard amazing weight loss (More)
Posted 9:00 PM 9/13/2010
Vote for Tucson's Biggest Loser 12/7 - 12/12
Beginning at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, December 7, you can vote for your selection for the winner of this season's Tucson's Biggest Loser. Contestants should be judged on how (More)
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