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Biggest Loser contestant gets in a workout at The Salvation Army’s Kroc Center

Submitted by on January 16, 2013 – 2 Comments

The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in Salem, Oregon appeared in the January 2013 premiere episode of NBC’s popular show “The Biggest Loser.”

Contestant Thomas “TC” Poole was the first to be eliminated but he is continuing in his weight loss goals on his own at home.

:: Follow this link to a “Where are They Now” clip featuring TC and his family getting in a good workout at our Kroc Center in Salem.

And, here’s a slideshow of publicity stills from the day of filming, provided by NBC.

We want to thank NBC for allowing The Salvation Army’s Kroc Center to be a small part of TC’s journey to good health! We wish him God’s richest blessings in pursuit of his goal.


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