700 Manny Yarbrough Hopes to Lose Weight And Lots Of it

700 Manny Yarbrough Hopes to Lose Weight And Lots Of it

Manny Yarbrough Wants to Lose Weight

Manny Yarbrough has long been recognized as the world’s heaviest athlete. The sumo wrestler, nicknamed “Tiny,” stands at 6’7″ and weighs in at a huge 719 pounds.

In a new interview with ABC News,  Yarbrough  said he wants to lose some of that massive weight.

Manny has been always been a big guy. He used his size to be successful at wrestling as an adult, but remembers when he was young and he had to be careful playing with other youngsters. He played lots of sports, but was always afraid of hurting his friends.

Manny Yarbrough

He will be retiring from wrestling in 2014 and has concerns that once he does his weight may keep going up if he does not take care of himself. He also has concerns about his health as he gets older and is worried about the serious health problems associated with his weight. He plans to get back into shape like he was in college before he retires.