TLC ‘My Big Fat Fabulous Life’ Spoilers: Star Prepares For State Championship!
Whitney Thore and her coach prepared for months before she took part in the North Carolina State Weight Lifting Championship. She was afraid she might not be ready to do this because she felt her coach focused only on her form instead of building her strength. She was already used to focusing on weight training with Jessica Powell, her personal trainer. A few days before the competition, Whitney started doubting herself. Being an amateur, she thought she would only struggle to compete. Whitney wanted to meet her standards and she didn’t want to make a fool of herself.
TLC ‘My Big Fat Fabulous Life’ Spoilers: Whitney Struggles During Weight Lifting Competition!
On the d-day, Whitney Thore gave herself a pep talk. She feared to fail, but she ignored the fears and started focusing on lifting weights. There was no one of Whitney’s statue during the warms up, and this made her uncertain about belonging in the competition. But she told herself she was her own competition.
At first, Whitney was getting inside of her head. She felt it was intimidating to compete in front of everyone. However, she was able to concentrate and ignore her family and friends present at the competition. Fortunately, Whitney pulled off a lot of successful ones. The TLC star even beat her own personal record.
TLC ‘My Big Fat Fabulous Life’ Spoilers: Whitney Goes Home With A Medal!
Whitney impressively cleared two out of the three snatch lifts. She was disqualified during her last attempt because of the movement in her arm. She also attempted a clean and jerk lift three times. The MBFFL star has done this with Jessica Powell before. But she couldn’t clear the second attempt at 89lbs. On her third attempt, her coach upped the weight and she cleared the lift at 90lbs. Whitney beat her personal record.
Whitney also got unexpected news after the competition. During the award ceremony, she was surprised when she heard her name called. The TLC celeb came in second place for her weight class. She went home with a medal. Now that the competition is over, what’s on Whitney’s mind is her trip to Paris. For any other soap opera and entertainment news, please visit Daily Soap Dish. For more royal and celeb baby news, come back to Celeb Baby Laundry.