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My Louisville Waterfront Challenge Race Video Recap

Hello True Believers!

    Because I wanted to try something different, here is my race recap, via video. Below are some pictures of the day :)

Me, pre-race at home, before heading out!

Going up the Water Slide
It was so long, I couldn't even get it all in one shot!
The Finish Line
Me and of the most kindhearted people you will EVER meet! This has become our Waterfront Challenge traditional pre-race handshake!
Me and Allison's Husband Daniel....standing next to him I was reminded I need to hit the gym HARDER! :) Me with my new Bling! -Until The Wheels Fall Off -Corey

My Weight Loss Journey...I need to learn to be proud of myself!

Hello True Believers!
So I have been working on a LOT since last I wrote. My weight loss journey has exceeded what I thought I was capable of. Also, I am on verge of completing my Personal Trainer Certification, and I still maintain my 3.96 GPA at Kaplan as I pursue my Bachelor of Science in Nutrition Health. My ultimate goal is to be a Certified Personal Trainer who is also a Registered Dietitian. I want to be someone who can help others with more than just working out, but making a complete lifestyle change and bring motivation to them.
So New Year’s Eve 2012, I was fed up. I hated that people called me “Big Guy”, or “Big Man” I knew I was better than my almost 260 pounds frame. I also knew if my future as a registered dietitian and Personal Trainer would have a hope of being successful, I needed to lose weight and appear healthy to potential clients. In one of my classes, I came across a wonderful phone app, My Fitness Pal. In the week we used it for a project, I lost 5 pounds. Not f…