Office worker wins battle of the bulge as she sheds the pounds to make fighting weight for Army
A PLUCKY woman has dropped three stone after she was told she was too heavy to join the Army.
Office worker Nicola Young has become a fitness fanatic after enrolling in gruelling boot camps in her quest to land her dream job as a soldier.
She previously passed all her Army selection tests including a timed mile-and-a -half run.
But as she was carrying a bit of extra weight Nicola was given a medical deferral until she slimmed down.
Now her hard work has paid off and she has her start date with the Army.
Nicola - who was more than 16 stone but is now 13 stone - will join the Royal Logistic... read more
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