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Sunshine’s Journey

From 391 pounds at her heaviest, Sunshine shares some insight and wisdom gained on her weightloss journey. Her goal is to reach 199 pounds.

Member Spotlight: Ann Paserchia

At 64 years old, From Fat to Finish Line’s Run Your First Mile graduate Ann Paserchia wants to tell everyone that it’s never too late to start running. The journey begins with the first step “I always admired watching other people run. I was kind of envious of...


Running isn’t only about losing weight. It’s about setting goals, it’s about doing things you never thought you could do, it’s about shutting up that voice inside your head or that (voice) that came from someone in your past that says you aren’t capable.

It’s about CHOOSING a lifestyle that takes you off pills and breathing machines and shots and off the healthcare system.

It’s about finding friends who are also making these choices… there are so many more finish lines than the obvious structural physical one in front of you.

-Beth Cassidy

FFTFL Member

I love that I can give encouragement to my fellow running friends, and collect on that as well. When I feel down, I come to the FFTFL community. The amazing people here always help me do my best even when I am feeling low.

-Denise Louise

FFTFL Member

As someone who doesn’t have family or friends that ‘get it’, this group has provided the friendship and support I need to keep going . I feel empowered to proudly share my journey without fear of judgement.

-Martha Kurz Kaiser

FFTFL Member