Man Loses 105 Pounds to Ride Roller Coaster

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RICHMOND, Va. (KTVR) —  Looking for incentive to lose weight? Try this on for size.

A Virginia man, who weighed 300 pounds, was not allowed to ride a roller coaster at Kings Dominion theme park.

Park workers at the Volcano told Nat Ambrose the harness would not fit him, and he couldn’t ride for safety reasons.

After weight loss (Courtesy: KTVR / CNN)

Ambrose said he was embarrassed and decided to make some serious changes.

He lost 105 pounds in nine months!

He returned to the park a new man and rode the coaster.

(CNN)