My Big Fat Fabulous Life star Whitney Thore had a dangerous attempt at weightlifting. After not succeeding the lift, Whitney didn’t give up and gave it another try. As for her second attempt, she was successful. Whitney took to social media to share both attempts. In the post, she addressed that failing is all a part of the training. So, she wants to show that she still has room to improve and get better. The important part is that she is not giving up. If Whitney Thore ever needs some encouraging words, she can always count on her fans. Even if seeing her lift weights worries them.
My Big Fat Fabulous Life – Whitney Thore Has Scary Attempt At Lifting
Last season fans watched as Whitney Thore spent a lot of time working out with her trainer. Whitney even went out of her comfort zone and tried rock climbing. After conquering her fear of rock climbing, Whitney wanted to continue to break boundaries for people like herself. She is now giving weightlifting a try. However, her first attempt doesn’t go as planned.
The My Big Fat Fabulous Life Greensboro native shared a video of herself attempting weightlifting on social media. But, she is unable to successfully lift the weights at first. She dropped them and fell to the ground. Weightlifting can be very dangerous. Luckily, Whitney Thore didn’t get hurt.
TLC Star Giving The Sport Another Try
Whitney Thore has never been the one to back down from a challenge. She always pushes herself to accomplish the goals she sets for herself. Which is very admirable. Even though she may have not had a good first try that doesn’t mean she is going to give up. Maybe Whitney will share her fitness journey in the new season.
The My Big Fat Fabulous Life TLC alum shared a second video shortly after her failed attempt. The video shows Whitney successfully lifting the weights. She captioned the clip, “If at first you don’t succeed.” To those who were worried about her, she said that “there are plenty of weightlifters that are fat.” She also added that she has “one of the best lifting coaches in the sport.” So, Whitney is in good hands.
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If at first you don’t succeed…😂 After reading the comments on my last post, I just wanna say… • Plenty of weightlifters are fat. • I have one of the best lifting coaches in the sport. Thank you, @seanmrigsby! • I didn’t hurt myself at all. • I didn’t even bruise my ego, because failure is a part of training. • I don’t need to get “more fit” before I pursue lifting. Lifting IS getting me fit. • No one needs to be worried about my back/knees/pinkie toe. I’m the strongest I’ve been in the last ten years and any type of pain is almost non-existent exactly because I train in this body. • For all y’all who laughed with me, that was the point. Thank you. 😘 🏋🏻♀️
Fans Offer Words Of Encouragement
Watching Whitney Thore almost get hurt had many fans concerned. One fan wrote, “you scared me! Hope you are okay.” Another fan commented that “this made me so nervous.” No one wants to see anyone get hurt. Although, according to Whitney, she didn’t hurt herself at all. Whitney added, “I didn’t even bruise my ego, because failure is a part of training.”
In addition to concerning comments, many My Big Fat Fabulous Life fans offered words of encouragement. One viewer told her to “just dust it off and try again.” While another viewer revealed that they have fallen plenty of times. The viewer added, “you are not alone! Don’t let anything stop you!” Whitney may not be the best at the sport. But, that doesn’t mean she can’t make improvements. Practice makes perfect.
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