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Biggest Loser 8 Premiere Giveaway

UPDATE: This giveaway has ended. Renee and Jeff were chosen as the two winners! Congrats!

We promise we’re as anxious as all of you die-hard Biggest Loser fans for this season to get started. Between the fall and spring seasons, we only have to wait a couple of weeks. But after the confetti falls at the spring finale, we have all summer to wonder what awaits us, and the contestants, in that famous gym.

biggest loser prizesTo prepare for Biggest Loser 8, we’re encouraging you to sign-up now for our Biggest Loser Newsletter. After this season’s premiere September 15, we’ll draw two newsletter subscribers to each win one of the following prize packs:

Prize One: Biggest Loser Cookbook, The Biggest Loser book, 10 packs of Extra sugar-free gum, and a Dan Evans CD (Biggest Loser 5). Total value $44.

Prize Two: Jillian Michaels Master Your Metabolism, Jillian Michaels Hot Bod in a Box, 10 packs of Extra sugar-free gum, and a Dan Evans CD (Biggest Loser 5). Total value $42. (more…)

Biggest Loser and Brita’s Filter For Good Partner for Season 8

brita filter for goodOnce again, you’ll see Biggest Loser contestants staying well-hydrated on campus, but not with disposable water bottles. For several seasons the contestants have relied on a partnership with Brita’s Filter For Good program to help them hydrate and save the planet.

All contestants, trainers, and other Biggest Loser staff receive Filter For Good Nalgene bottles (BPA-Free!) and keep those filled with refreshing water via Brita pitchers and faucet mounts found throughout the house and gym. This helps the campus save literally tens of thousands of bottles of waters each season, and prevent all that waste from hitting our landfills. (more…)

Meet the Biggest Loser 8 Contestants

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We’re just weeks away from the September 15 premiere of Biggest Loser season 8, as the show introduces the newest group of contenders to battle the bulge on a national stage. This season, it’s all about second chances, and we’ll see 16 people who are ready to take everything this chance has to offer.biggest loser 8 contestants

Trainers Jillian Michaels and Bob Harper will join host Alison Sweeney once again at the Biggest Loser ranch, and work with these 16 contestants to overcome emotional, physical and mental barriers that helped put on this weight and kept them from taking it off.

Without further ado, meet your Biggest Loser 8 contestants!

Daniel Wright – 20, Willow Spring, NC. Sound familiar? He should. He was a participant in Biggest Loser 7, and still has plenty of weight to lose!

Rudy Pauls – 30, Brooklyn, CT. Works as an engineer. (more…)

Daniel Wright: Biggest Loser 8

Eliminated Week 9 See Daniel’s Elimination Interview

Follow along on Daniel’s journey in Biggest Loser season 8. Each week we’ll update with accomplishments, weight loss, new videos and more.

Watch Hollie Self’s interview with Daniel during week one at the ranch.

daniel biggest loser Age 20

Hometown Willow Spring, NC

Occupation Student

Team Color Orange

Starting Weight 312

Final Weight 201

Total Loss -111

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Rudy Pauls: Biggest Loser 8

Follow along on Rudy’s journey in Biggest Loser season 8. Each week we’ll update with accomplishments, weight loss, new videos and more.

View Rudy Pauls' Biggest Loser Journey Slideshow

Watch now as Hollie Self interviews Rudy during week one on the ranch.

Age 30

rudy paulsHometown Brooklyn, CT

Occupation Engineer/Operations

Team Color Blue

Starting Weight 442

Final Weight 208

Total Loss -234

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Allen Smith: Biggest Loser 8

Eliminated Week 11 – Hear Allen’s Interview

Follow along on Allen’s journey in Biggest Loser season 8. Each week we’ll update with accomplishments, weight loss, new videos and more.

allen smithAge 43

Hometown Columbus, IN

Occupation Firefighter/EMT

Team Color Green

Starting Weight 325

Final Weight 209

Total Loss -116

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Amanda Arlauskas: Biggest Loser 8

UPDATE: Amanda Arlauskas Joins DietsInReview.com as the Biggest Loser Correspondent!

Follow along on Amanda’s journey in Biggest Loser season 8. Each week we’ll update with accomplishments, weight loss, new videos and more.

View Amanda Arlauskas' Biggest Loser Journey Slideshow

Watch Hollie Self’s interview with Amanda during week one at the ranch.

Age 19

amanda arlauskas biggest loser 8Hometown Butler, NJ

Occupation Patient Care Technician / RN Student

Team Color Pink

Starting Weight 250

Final Weight 163

Total Loss -87

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Antoine Dove: Biggest Loser 8

Eliminated Week 3 – Hear Antoine’s Interview

Follow along on Antoine’s journey in Biggest Loser season 8. Each week we’ll update with accomplishments, weight loss, new videos and more.

Watch Hollie Self’s interview with Antoine during week one at the ranch.

Age 23

antoine dove biggest loser 8Hometown Dudley, NC

Occupation Health Insurance Physician Contractor

Team Color Red

Starting Weight 367

Final Weight 215

Total Loss -152

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Liz Young: Biggest Loser 8

View Liz Young's Biggest Loser Journey Slideshow

Follow along on Liz’s journey in Biggest Loser season 8. Each week we’ll update with accomplishments, weight loss, new videos and more.

liz young biggest loser 8Age 49

Hometown Lewisburg, TN

Occupation Comfort Consultant

Team Color Brown

Starting Weight 267

Final Weight 176

Total Loss -91

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Dina Mercado: Biggest Loser 8

Eliminated Week 6 – Hear the Interview

Follow along on Dina’s journey in Biggest Loser season 8. Each week we’ll update with accomplishments, weight loss, new videos and more.

dina mercado biggest loser 8Age 27

Hometown Commerce, CA

Occupation Custodian

Team Color Blue

Starting Weight 253

Final Weight 174

Total Loss -79

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