Monday, March 11, 2013 6:11 am
Desperation. That is what prompted John Rhode’s journey to success.
John Rhode, now owner of Trust CrossFit in Mesa, displays the shirt he wore at the start of competition on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” when he weighed 445 pounds. Rhode won his season, and $250,000, by losing 220 pounds. [Daisy Prado/Special to Tribune]
John Rhode, now owner of Trust CrossFit in Mesa, won $250,000 by losing 220 pounds on NBC's "The Biggest Loser." Now he's sharing what he's learned and experienced with others at his own East Valley studio. [Daisy Prado/Special to Tribune]