Amanda

At age 28, I have tried more things to lose weight than I can count. I’ve tried every fad diet, I’ve gone to different kinds of meetings, I’ve even gone so far as to spending a week at a weight loss resort. I have struggled with binge eating disorder for years and none of these…

Steve Boucouvalas

Steve Boucouvalas Age: 45 Occupation: Emergency First Responder How long have you been coming to Saco Sports & Fitness? 10 months What made you decide to start coming? After pretty much a lifelong struggle with my weight and failed attempts at just about every weight loss program imaginable, the realization of the morbid impact obesity…

Merissa Harmon

Merissa Harmon Occupation: Cardiac Nurse How long have you been coming to Saco Sport & Fitness? I have been going to Saco Sport and fitness for 5 years. What made you decide to start coming? I have always battled with my weight and have rode the weight loss rollercoaster. It wasn't until this past Christmas…

Denise Alphonse

Denise Alphonse Age: 40 Occupation: Retail Management How long have you been coming to Saco Sports & Fitness? 7 years What made you decide to start coming? I needed to lose weight for health reasons. Have you been able to reach your goals? Yes. I have managed to lose 270 lbs and have maintained the…

Charlie Burnett

Charlie Burnett Age: 49 Occupation: General Sales Mgr. Yankee Ford Sales How long have you been coming to Saco Sports & Fitness? For over 10 years What made you decide to start coming? I started coming to Saco Sport & Fitness after moving to Buxton. I worked out most of my life. But it has…

Tom Smith III

Tom Smith III Occupation: Management / Financial Services How long have you been a member of Saco Sport & Fitness? I have been coming to Saco Sport & fitness for 1.5 years. What made you decide to start coming? Multiple reasons: After the death of my fiance, my weight ballooned. This led to pre-diabetes and…

Meg Dexter

When I walked into Saco Sport and Fitness a little over three months ago, I was expecting a place to get some exercise, attend a few classes, use the machines, etc.,  but what I found was so much more. What I found was a very inviting and welcoming community. A place where I didn’t feel…

Priscilla Farrell

Priscilla Farrell Age: 68 Occupation: Retired health care professional, primarily infection control How long have you been a member of Saco Sport & Fitness? since 2008 What made you decide to start coming? In January of 2008, I was doing very poorly in many areas. I was breathing on oxygen 24/7 and had many aches…