We had a chance to speak with Dina Mercado after her elimination from Biggest Loser during week six. Her stoic exit was a sign of the strength she exudes on and off campus. She continues to enjoy great success at home, conquering a few goals and fears in the process.
Listen now as Dina tells us how she overcomes food temptations, as well as what the experience was like to complete two marathons since leaving the ranch, something she says was the “greatest feeling in the world.”
Dina’s two half-marathons, a running race of 13.1 miles, would not have been possible when she started Biggest Loser at 253 pounds. Currently weighing 178 pounds, she was able to take on the endurance races with ease. (more…)
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.
Hometown Commerce, CA
Team Color Blue
Starting Weight 253
Final Weight 174
Total Loss -79