"Fat Man Walking" Nears Destination

1 decade 1 year 11 months ago Monday, May 08 2006 May 8, 2006 Monday, May 08, 2006 5:49:38 PM CDT May 08, 2006 in News
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Steve Vaught began walking last year from California after he ballooned to 410 pounds. He decided a cross-country walk would be the way to work off the fat. Vaught says he's due to arrive Tuesday in Manhattan, more than 100 pounds lighter and 2,500 miles from his home. Vaught said he's worn out 10 pairs of shoes while suffering everything from blisters to stress fractures. He hopes the trip not only makes him leaner, but also promotes a healthy lifestyle for others.

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