This Potchefstroom man lost a whopping 220kg in 18 months!

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Rudolph Wolker from Potchefstroom used to tip the scales at 320kg. (Photo: Onkgopotse Koloti)
Rudolph Wolker from Potchefstroom used to tip the scales at 320kg. (Photo: Onkgopotse Koloti)

At his heaviest, he couldn’t fit through a doorway without turning sideways. At work he had to enter the building through the double doors meant for wheelchair users and everywhere he went he had to carry along his own special chair to support his weight.

For years, Rudolph Wolker was deeply ashamed of his body and at his heftiest he tipped the scales at a whopping 320kg.

Yet over the course of 18 months, he lost a staggering 220kg.

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