3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community  

Go Back   3 Fat Chicks on a Diet Weight Loss Community > Support Forum > Support Groups > 20-Somethings

Realistic target

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 01-01-2014, 02:14 PM   #1
Member
 
deb813's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Posts: 47

S/C/G: 178/154/135

Height: 5"4

Default Realistic target

I have 2 months to lose as much weight as possible for an event. What do you think is the most realistic weight I can expect to lose? I don't want to aim too high and then feel like it's never going to happen and give up.... Thanks!
__________________


Exercise is hard. Being fat is hard. Choose your hard

Goal 1- 168 pounds- Goal Reached
Goal 2- 163 pounds Goal Reached
Goal 3- 154 pounds -Goal Reached
Goal 4- 145 pounds, normal BMI!-
deb813 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-02-2014, 01:49 AM   #2
Jessica
 
danzingurl77's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Posts: 725

S/C/G: 153/132/fit and confident

Height: 5'8"

Default

1-2 lbs per week is what I always hear is "reasonable and healthy"- which would put you at 16 lbs at the most- if it were me , I would aim for 1 lb per week to be reasonable... If I try for much more than that (especially being within 20 lbs of goal) I get frustrated- also remember that it won't be linear, some weeks you may lose more and some you may lose less... It looks like you have already reached some mini goals though, so maybe look back and compare how much you had lost during those times and how long it took as a place to start?

Good luck!!
danzingurl77 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply
Posts by members, moderators and admins are not considered medical advice
and no guarantee is made against accuracy.


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Is losing 100lbs in a year realistic? Leec37 100 lb. Club 45 01-24-2011 01:44 AM
IN THE NEWS - PETA to target kids with disturbing "Unhappy Meals" Onederchic General chatter 49 08-10-2009 11:49 AM
Realistic Goal Weight geber 300+ Club 11 09-15-2008 06:42 PM
Lets be realistic. h rose20 300+ Club 17 07-01-2008 03:12 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:31 AM.






Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.3.2