Turkish man’s daily steps across country help weight loss

Fevzi Erdem mixed his dream of touring Türkiye in its entirety along with his ambition to lose weight and in seven months, shed 45 kilograms (99 kilos). The 37-year-old Turkish man says he adhered to a strict program, 15,000 steps each day, one thing he caught to in every of the country’s 81 provinces.

His tour, which began in Edirne on Türkiye’s northwestern tip, led to Ağrı in easternmost Türkiye. Here, on the outskirts of Mount Ağrı (Ararat), Erdem buried his outdated garments now too free for him.

Originally from Istanbul, Erdem traveled to Edirne by practice and began out his journey on Feb. 15. Outside his 15,000 steps regiment, he traveled to every province by practice, bus or automotive. He says he discovered a possibility to see the historic and pure beauties of the country.

Confined in the home in the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, which made its foray into Türkiye in 2020, Erdem says he rapidly gained weight as was as much as 170 kilograms in two years. He now desires to create a documentary with movies he shot throughout his journey. Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA) on Thursday in Iğdır, which neighbors Ağrı, Erdem mentioned his final objective is to encourage folks to “begin strolling” and be extra cautious about weight problems. “I really feel fortunate, peaceable and wholesome now,” he says. Summing up his journey, Erdem mentioned he was warmly welcomed in every province he visited.

“You don’t need to do what I did however even a brief journey to the grocery store, transferring round a bit extra in your daily life will positively contribute to your life high quality. Please exit and transfer,” he says.

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