Now a fit father – In the summer of 2011, Kerry Hoffman weighed 343 pounds. At 6 feet 1 inch, his body mass index was 45, which is considered severely obese.
Now a fit father – Hoffman realized he would have to make some changes if he wanted to be there when it was time to walk his little girl down the aisle. At the start of 2012, he began working out five days a week and counting calories.
Now a fit father – By August 2013, Hoffman was running half marathons. He had lost more than 100 pounds.
Now a fit father – Confident in his new body, Hoffman attended his 10-year college reunion in October 2013.
Now a fit father – Hoffman used to have high blood pressure, high cholesterol and Type 2 diabetes. With his weight loss, he's off all medications. He poses here with his wife, Emily, and their daughter, Cadence, at Christmas.
Now a fit father – Hoffman and Cadence are now running races together. They finished this one on June 15.