Season 10 struggles “The Biggest Loser” cast have experienced besides weight are profound stories of loss. Trainers Jillian Michaels and Bob Harper said this season of “The Biggest Loser” will be the saddest as well. Some of the cast have endured personal struggles dealing loss and shattering circumstances which contributed to their weight gain.
A few contestant stories were reported in Life & Style magazine as preview of who the people are in season 10 “The Biggest Loser.” What these contestants have faced will bring tears to your eyes as you witness them pursue a new path in healing along with weight loss.
Cast Struggles of Season 10 “The Biggest Loser”
Ada is 27: weight lbs. – Ada suffered an unimaginable loss as a little girl when her two brothers died. One brother drowned in a kiddie pool and the other died of SIDS. “The Biggest Loser” contestant told Life & Style, “There’s still pain attached to all that.” Ada arrives on “The Biggest Loser” to turn her life around and experience a healing journey.
Adam is 26: weight: 402 lbs. – he lost his mother to diabetes and heart failure as a result of her obesity. His struggle is that he worries he’ll face the same fate unless he changes the way he lives. “Losing her was the hardest thing I’ve ever gone through,” Adam said in the magazine interview. You’re on the right track, Adam. Be proud.
Jessica is 27: weight: 282 lbs. – Jessica struggled living with an unsupportive mother who emotionally abused her by saying, “No one is ever going to love you when you’re fat.” Because of her mother’s disapproval, she bonded with food as a way of coping. We’ll just see how well you can recover now on “The Biggest Loser,” Jessica!
Sophia is 28: weight: 272 lbs. – she said after her brother was killed in a car accident last year, her health suffered and food was her best friend. “The strongest relationship I have is my one with food,” she told Life & Style. Don’t worry, Sophia. Jillian and Bob will re-direct your focus in season 10 and help you see what’s ahead after such a tragic struggle.
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Learn more about the cast and their personal struggles when “The Biggest Loser” returns to NBC Tuesday, September 21 at 8 p.m. ET for season 10.
Source: Reality TV Magazine