- An obese man Aaron Snare will forever be grateful to his grandmother for taking her advice on his size
- Snares had been overweight since his childhood, and he was bullied for it
- His grandmother, who was terminally ill at the time, advised him to do something about his weight - he took the advice, and he has lost 101kg
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An obese man Aaron Snares who was always bullied for being overweight has lost 101kg and crowned Slimming World's Mr Sleek 2020.
Slimming World is a UK-based weight-loss organisation that provides weight management programmes for people.
The 27-year-old from Hampton had been overweight since childhood.
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According to Daily Mail, Snares was forced to turn down the opportunity of being the best man at his sister's wedding because he feared he would never fit into the suits the groomsmen wore.
Briefly.co.za gathers that Snares' grandmother who was terminally ill-advised him to do something about his weight.
Recalling what he went through because of his weight, Snares said: "At school, I was heckled most days for being bigger than the other kids."
"A lot of the time I really didn't want to go to school because of the bullying, so I'd make up an excuse to my mum and pretend to be sick so that I didn't have to go."
He said he moved around a lot of primary schools because he just didn't fit in.
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Meanwhile, Briefly.co.za previously reported that one of the world's fattest men Arbab Khizer Hayat announced that he was searching for love but did not want a woman who weighed less than 100 kilograms.
The 27-year-old who is known as Pakistan's Hulk man is 6 feet 6 inches tall and consumes an incredible 10,000 calories a day.
According to Hayat, he's now under pressure from his family to find a woman to marry and start a family with.
Pakistan's Hulk man claimed he rejected up to 300 women who were interested in him in the past seven years.
Hayat said he rejected the women because they were not tall or fat enough for him to consider marrying.
He said: "I want to meet a woman who weighs at least 220lb (100kg), and she has to be above 6ft4in tall, so we look right together.
“I need a heavyweight wife so I do not hurt her. All the women who have wanted to marry me so far have been too skinny."
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