Jayce grew up dreaming of turning into a well-known musician. His father was a songwriter, however Jayce at all times dreamed of acting on stage. As a toddler, Jayce was dyslexic and struggled at school. Shy and introverted, he began overeating, weighing a hundred seventy five weight by the top of sixth grade, and 320 kilos by the point he completed highschool. By the time he ballooned to 417 weight as an grownup, Jayce knew it was time to ask for assist.
Jayce bought married very younger. Though the wedding was good for the primary couple of years, after having a son, issues took a flip for the more serious. Jayce attributes his largest weight acquire to his eventual divorce and the following custody battles he continues to struggle towards his ex-spouse.
After his divorce, Jayce moved to Nashville to actively pursue his dream of changing into a musician. In his first 12 months there, he wrote a tune, “Country Boy’s World,” which was featured on nation star Jason Aldean’s album, “My Kinda Party.” Aldean’s album went on to change into the highest-promoting nation album of 2012. Jayce is at present one of the vital in-demand songwriters in Nashville, however now he additionally needs to be the man on the stage. However, he is aware of his present weight makes that dream bodily inconceivable.
Determined to lastly make his desires come true and develop into a guy his son will be happy with, Jayce reaches out to Chris Powell to assist change his life. Jayce chases his goals of lastly being on stage, with assist from shock visits by nation music stars Casey James and Gretchen Wilson.
Additionally, Chris forces Jayce to face his childhood worry of being within the water. He nearly drowned when he was six years outdated. Now he embarks on an unbelievable swimming problem with Olympic Gold Medalist Ryan Lochte.