Abby Rike Eliminated From “Biggest Loser”October 28th, 2009 - 8:30 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar
Oct.28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Elimination round of “Biggest Loser-Second Chance” turned emotional as Abby Rike was eliminated this week. She was a teacher of a public school in Terrobone Parish. In the last episode of the show, she had reduced three pounds only and asked her team members to eliminate her. Participants of the show had become emotional after her departure from the show. She had inspired many of the contestant in different ways and her final moments in the show made everybody teary.
Sources stated that she had weighed 246 pounds when she had participated in the show. In the entire duration of the show, she could manage to lose only forty-six pounds. The lady had been a source of inspiration for many contestants on the show and everyone was quite upset about her elimination from the show. Three years ago, Abby Rike had lost her husband along with two kids in an accident. The contestants of the show were overwhelmed with emotions when she had shared this tragic story of her life in the season premier of the show. However, it is not possible for someone to understand that the lady had suffered such a loss in her life. She is a strong lady and lives every moment of her life.
In an interview, Abby Rike had praised Vicky Vilcan for motivating her to join the show of “Biggest Loser”. She stated that losing weight had always been a tough challenge for her. This show might have helped her lose weight to some extent. Vilcan, who is one of the former contestants of the show, stated that her story would motivate many people.