When he was 25 years old, Adrian Campbell weighed almost 200 kilograms.

His 199.6kg frame didn't stand out to him as much as it did to others.

Campbell referred to himself as a capable fatty who could exercise and who felt fine most of the time.

At that time in July 2014, Campbell was willing to admit the size of his belly affected his ability to do things, but he was about to get a reality check.


It came from his friend, Jo Giddens.

"We sat down in her back yard and she just laid it out on the table.