Where Are They Now? Catching Up With PEOPLE'S Half Their Size Stars

See how six men and women each lost more than 100 lbs. – and went on to inspire others


Now: As a high school senior he joined the cross-country team, then took up kickboxing. His diet got a makeover, too: Instead of pastries, he snacked on fruits and veggies. As he got more and more into wellness, Starks took up weight training and ran six miles a day. Now a personal trainer and boot camp instructor who's lost a total of 108 lbs., Starks, 32, said, "I'm constantly pushing myself to new levels."