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A British woman lost over 100 pounds and won a beauty pageant after being dumped by her fiance for being “too fat.”

Jen Atkin was devastated after her fiance left her when she ballooned up to 247pounds. “In the week, I would eat huge portions of pasta or pizza then a family-size chocolate bar,” said the 26-year-old.

After the couple broke up, Jen joined a gym and dropped over 100 pounds in two years. She had participated in the Miss Great Britain beauty pageant twice before in 2017, she made it to the semi-finals and in 2018 she made the finals.

She tried a final time and won. Atkin has since married and says her win “…felt absolutely incredible, I’m over the moon.”

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