Woman Dumped by Fiancée for Being “Too Fat” Loses A 100 Pounds and Wins Miss Great Britain 2020
Hard work always pays off whatever be the circumstances and no one should doubt that or tell you otherwise. The biggest example is the current and new Miss Great Britain Jen Atkin. As soon as you hear the winner of a beauty pageant, the striking figure of a hot beautiful woman springs to mind, but Jen Atkins was that at first, she was overweight, fighting obesity to the point of being bullied in school, she was even dumped but she didn’t let it get to her. Today Jen Atkins has made bullies eat their words by a phenomenal weight loss journey that has ended in Miss Britain 2020 crown.
1An incredible weight loss journey
Today Jen Atkins wants the world to know how important perseverance is and how she lost 8 stones or 112 pounds. Struggling with the weight she was bullied often at school and taunted in clubs. Being crowned Miss Great Britain, she says took immense will power and effort. Jen decided to change her life and commit to healthy living. She changed her diet totally and stopped her sedentary lifestyle. She soon lost 112 pounds in weight.
2Jen Atkin started exercising and eating well a few years ago
Jen started exercising a few years ago, she says “I got to a size 22 and my favorite dress didn’t fit anymore and I knew I had to change!” 26-year-old Jen told Bored Panda about the moment that she knew she had no other choice but to change. “It felt incredible winning Miss Great Britain, I never expected it at all.”
“A few years ago, if someone had told me I’d be Miss Great Britain I’d have never believed it!” Scroll down for the rest of our interview with Jen.
3She lost over 100 pounds in 2 years of disciplined living
Jen couldn’t believe her eyes when she saw the judges of the pageant moving towards her. It was like a dream when she saw them carrying the silver crown towards her and announcing that she was the next Miss Great Britain. She says her knees buckles and tears welled up in her eyes and she even asked: “are you sure”? Jen, 26 and now a beauty from Grimsby Lincolnshire wasn’t displaying false modesty because she didn’t really think she would be wearing the crown.
4She recalls her bad days of gorging
Jen says there was a time she was eating so much even the local Chinese restaurant knew her order which was 2 duck spring rolls, beef chowmein, chicken fried rice, fried chicken balls, curry sauce and prawn chips. This would be shared with her fiancé and she would round it off with a family-sized chocolate bar. The image she paints of herself in her earlier days was someone who sounded like an addict. Besides the tall Chinese order, she would eat crisps, pasties, wine, fizzy drinks, supermarket meals and a full English breakfast every morning.