- A South African man has taken to social media to show off his weight loss transformation through a series of pictures
- @Boet_Themba started his journey during lockdown and has managed to lose 27.2kgs and drop from a size 42 to a size 34
- He credits an online coach for this amazing transformation and Mzansi tweeps have taken to his replies section to congratulate him
Lockdown hasn't been the greatest for many people but one Twitter user used this time to get himself in shape. @Boet_Themba recently posted about his weight loss journey. He says he started his training at a size 42 and now wears a size 34.
@Boet_Themba shared pictures of his transformation and the details of the coach and the virtual club he attended. Before lockdown Level 2, gyms remained closed. Some gyms have just recently opened their doors but social distancing, masks and sanitiser are still important.
According to @Boet_Themba's tweet, he weighed in at 120kgs before he started training. In one of the images uploaded on his tweet, the scale shows 92.8kgs, that's a total loss of 27.2kgs. He really is an inspiration.
@Boet_Themba received an influx of well wishes and congratulatory messages from Mzansi tweeps. Briefly.co.za took a look at some of the top tweets under his post.
"Well done man, this is very impressive."
"This is impressive, well done."
"You’ve done so well!"
In similar news, Briefly.co.za previously reported on social media being wowed by a lady's amazing weight loss transformation. A lady identified as Thato Moremong has inspired the social media community after losing weight and transforming her shape.
She took to her LinkedIn page to share her transformation journey, saying when she decided to take care of her health two years ago, a lot of people told her it was impossible. She said she was told that if she did not do anything drastic about it, her heart would stop. She wrote:
"I lost my mother at the age of 12 and I didn't want my child to grow up without a mother. I knew my transformation was going to cost me money, time and lots of sacrifice. It wasn't easy at all but it's been a journey of self-discovery."
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