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goals at 5ft 4in - in the right forum hopefully!

S: 16st1lb C: 12st8lb G: 11st13lb BMI: 30.2 Loss: 3st7lb(21.78%)
This is reposted from exante off topic becuase i have no idea where it goes!!

I know this is vague and probably not just an exante thing but i thought i would ask. I'm 9days in TS and previously an LLer.

I'm curious what anyone my height is looking to achieve as a goal weight? I appreciate we are all different and we all hold our weight differently etc etc but i thought it would be interesting.

I'm 5ft 4in (pear shaped when the going is good) and my goal is 167lbs - mainly because that is the weight i finished LL as and it felt good to me. I feel like i should try and get to a healthier BMI but right now i'm happy if i get to where i was then reassess. I thinks its a bout dress size too, i would like to buy size 14 clothes.

What are your goals (and why, maybe??)

(P.s. you don't need to be 5ft 4in - thats just what i am :D)
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S: 16st0lb C: 14st11lb G: 11st0lb BMI: 36.7 Loss: 1st3lb(7.59%)
I'm 5'3" and my ultimate goal would be 10 stone however if I made it to 12 stone I'd also be very pleased! Even at 12 stone (which is still classed as overweight) I would look and feel miles better.
S: 16st1lb C: 12st8lb G: 11st13lb BMI: 30.2 Loss: 3st7lb(21.78%)
hi lord lulu, its difficult to know how i would feel i guess. i briefly remember 12 stone from last year and it felt good. but when i'm that again, will i think its not enough? hmm. right now overweight is much more appealing than obese! i guess the grass is always greener ;)
S: 14st2lb C: 13st4lb G: 9st7lb BMI: 30 Loss: 0st12lb(6.06%)
Hi, im 5,6 and my normal weight is between 9.5 and 10 st, so aiming for 10 st first. I will probably try to get down to 9 st, so I can allow for a few lbs when I start eating again. Normally size 10-12, atm size 18!
S: 11st4.5lb C: 10st13lb G: 9st7lb BMI: 26.3 Loss: 0st5.5lb(3.47%)
I'm 5'4" too and I'm aiming for 133lbs, I've reached that before and it felt right got me.
S: 16st1lb C: 12st8lb G: 11st13lb BMI: 30.2 Loss: 3st7lb(21.78%)
Thanks guys for your responses. Really shows the differences people are looking for, i guess as you say soon2b that its what feels right for you.

I've been overweight all my life and i got down to 167b last year before having to quit the gym to start doing a house renovation. Its the lowest weight i've been since well, forever i guess.
S: 11st13lb C: 10st7.4lb G: 9st0lb BMI: 25.3 Loss: 1st5.6lb(11.74%)
I'm 5' 4", and aiming for about 133lb. But what I am really aiming for is to fit again into the mountain of clothes that I own that are size 10-12.


I WILL be thin!!
S: 10st11.7lb C: 10st7.7lb G: 9st10.7lb BMI: 24.6 Loss: 0st4lb(2.64%)
I'm 5ft 5ins and aiming for 147lbs but would like to lose a further 14lbs after that.
S: 10st11lb C: 10st8lb G: 8st13lb BMI: 25.4 Loss: 0st3lb(1.99%)
I started with a goal of 141 lbs and got down to that but put some on. Now I probably would go down a bit further as I wouldlike a BMI of 22 or lower as I think it would be healthier plus I have got the buzz of being slimmer-I am 5ft 4in.
S: 17st4lb C: 16st11lb G: 11st0lb BMI: 43 Loss: 0st7lb(2.89%)
I'm 5' 2" and would like to get down to around 12st ish. I went from 22st to 12st 6lb in 2006 (on Cambridge) and felt ok there ... even though I was still a size 16/18 because of my height. It still felt a helluva lot better than a size 32 :)

I'm almost 50 and at that weight my face was about as thin as I'd want it to go ... I do have to take wrinkles into account these days. So a size 10 would never be a goal of mine - I think I'd look like the crypt keeper and scare small children!

A 14 would be lovely - but I'd settle for a 16 :)


Bouncy Castle
S: 19st4lb C: 12st5.5lb G: 11st6lb BMI: 30.7 Loss: 6st12.5lb(35.74%)
I'm 5'3 and my goal is 158lbs (11st 4). That's actually a fair bit smaller than I'd ever really want to be (12stone is a very good weight for me) - but I have to get safely below BMI 30 to get on the IVF waiting list.
S: 15st3lb C: 12st9lb G: 10st9lb BMI: 31.4 Loss: 2st8lb(16.9%)
I'm 5'3" and I want to be comfortable in a size 14. I haven't been there for years so it's hard to know what weight that is! I'm aiming for 11st 7 so if I can get to 11st and give myself a 7lb buffer for coming off Exante I'll do that. :)


This is my year
S: 19st0lb C: 15st1lb G: 9st0lb BMI: 41.2 Loss: 3st13lb(20.68%)
I'm aiming for 8 stone - I'm a bit vertically challenged :D

Seems a long way to go right now, I can tell you :rolleyes:

Basing this weight on both BMI and 'ideal' weight charts - though as those things are years old it's hard to judge.

I might alter my target as time goes by.

Don't want to get too skinny now, do I? :D:D:D

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