GLOVERSVILLE - Nathan Littauer Hospital employees recently completed an eight-week weight-loss competition.
More than 88 people started and 48 people weighed in on the final day last week.
The friendly competition - aimed at getting fit for spring - was based on total body weight percentages, a news release said.
Some of the participants of the Nathan Littauer Hospital weight-loss program were, from left, Tom Forte, Carol Silveira (second place among women), Bruce Jones, (second place overall and second in male category), Rachel Johnson (third place among women) and Wayne McNeil.
The total weight loss was 346 pounds.
The results of the weight-loss competition are as follows:
- Overall "biggest loser": first place, Dr. Peter Dowling; second place, Bruce Jones; and third place, Veronica Thomas
- Top three males: first place, Dr. Peter Dowling; second place, Bruce Jones; and third place, Chris Hughes.
- Top three females: first place, Veronica Thomas; second place, Carol Silveira; and third place, Rachel Johnson.