SparkPeople Members on the 'Today' Show!

By , SparkPeople Blogger
Every day at SparkPeople, we hear amazing stories of our members' successes, both in weight loss and in life! Today, we have some especially exciting news: Katie (SLIMKATIE) and Carly (CARLYOLEO41) were featured on the ''Today'' show this morning to talk about their amazing experience participating in the Ragnar Relay Race in Key West, Florida. Although they were not featured on the show, John (RUNNER12COM), Jennifer (JERSEYGIRLJEN), Linda (LINDAK1971), Lealah (JUSTLEALAH) and Allison (LYSSAYN) were also members of the team. This group of SparkPeople members ran the Ragnar Relay together as a part of the documentary From Fat to Finish Line, which ''will document the journey of 12 people who share the common bond of losing 100 pounds.'' Check out the ''Today'' show video clip below!  


Congratulations to Katie, Carly, John, Jennifer, Linda, Lealah and Allison! Keep Sparking!

Editor's Note: We apologize for the initial omission of some of the team members who were a part of this effort. We have properly recognized them above. Congratulations to all of you!

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awesome I love the truth its not easy but it is doable Report
And don't forget SANDIEGOJOHN!!!! He too is part of this!!! Report
Love this.. great way to start my day! Report
This is amazing...way to go! Report
what an inspiration Report
This is all kinds of awesome!! Report
SSHAYE
Awesome!! Report
They did an awesome job!!!! Report
Pure awesomeness! I love how they admit that the weight-loss and maintenance process is hard, but clearly show that it can be done and that it can be joyful. Rock on, guys! Can't wait to see the documentary! Report
That was GREAT. Too bad they didn't mention SP. :) I wonder how Katie got to meet Dr. Oz ~ twice! Report
congrats!!! great achievement! so proud of you. Report
CONGRATS but don't forget Sandiegojohn! Woo hoo! Report
1BEACHWALKER
How awesome was that!!! Congrats to all!! Well done!!!! Report
Impressive Report
Wow! Congratulations! Report
OKBACK2ME
Well done all of you! Report
KINOHI12397
I am so touched by this happy tears are rolling down my face. , Because it shows me hope for my new journey. Thank You so much for this story. Very Inspiring Report
That is fabulous!!! WOW! That video clip should be accessible in the video section :) Love it! WAY TO GO! Nice to see Ada on there too...loved her on The Biggest Loser! Never whined or complained...she just did what she needed to do! :) Report
nice job people. This really touched my heart. I can relate to the emotional pain of being over weight. Report
Congratulations on your weight loss ladies!!! GREAT JOB! Report
Good job! Another spark member was on the Today Show a few weeks ago-MAGGIEROSEBOWL. She was also not allowed to mention sparkpeople. Report
Great story. Report
This was so inspiring! Way to go, all of you and thank you for sharing.
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So inspiring. Even when I was skinny I could never run much. I would love to be able to be that much thinner and be able to run anything. You guys are awesome. Way to go. Report
SLSALKIL
VERY inspiring! Way to go! Report
Thank you! Report
Keep up the great work, ladies!! Report
very inspiring! Report
So inspiring! Thanks so much you two! Report
JORDIEBRIGS
Thanks for featuring this! They are all so inspirational! Report
I seen this while I was getting my oil changed this morning, great successes! Katie and Carly you guys rock! Report
Awesome! I can't wait for the documentary. Report
Awesome and so inspiring! I can't wait to see "From Fat to Finish." Seeing over and over what can be done and has been done by others, helps to reinforce and solidify my own weight loss and fitness goals! Report
This was AMAZING and so inspiring! Congrats to all of you! Report
Wish they would have mentioned SparkPeople. Great story, though. Fantastic success!! Report
I love seeing these things. There is nothing more motivating than seeing people succeed in getting healthy. They are incredible! Great job! Report
KMR100878
Awesome, way to go! Report
I follow Katie's blog and have followed her journey for the Ragnar. Her and Carly both are very inspiring, as is their whole Ragnar team. Way to go, Katie and Carly!!! Today AND SparkPeople! Woohoo! Report
You guys are awesome. Keep up the good work. I hope to be right behind you in about a year. Report
You guys ROCK!!!!! Thanks so much for the inspiration!!!! Report
 
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