The Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition Winner is Larry Martin

Larry Martin, the 36-year-old former policeman from Camarines Sur, was declared the first Pinoy Biggest Loser during the grand finale held at the Ynares Stadium in Pasig City on Saturday, October 8, 2011.

Larry walks away with P1 Million, a condo unit from DMCI Homes, Vespa scooter, 40” Sony Bravia Internet TV, Whirlpool appliances and a lifetime Fitness First membership.

Larry Martin 1st Pinoy Big Loser
Art Mendoza, the 2nd placer gets P500,000, a Vespa scooter, Whirlpool appliances and one year Fitness First membership while the 3rd placer, Raffy Tan, takes home P500,000, a Vespa scooter, Fujidenzo appliances and a one year Fitness First membership. Angela Lupangco (4th) and Hazel Chua (5th) get P500,000 and a one year Fitness First membership each.

The Fab 5:
  1. Larry Martin (36), Camarines Sur, ex-policeman - starting weight: 255 lbs; current weight: 154 lbs; difference: - 101 lbs (39.01%)
  2. Art Mendoza (36), Makati, businessman/bar owner - starting weight: 341 lbs; current weight: 212 lbs; difference: - 129 lbs (37.83%)
  3. Raffy Tan (22), Negros Occidental, Purchasing department encoder - starting weight: 287 lbs; current weight: 187 lbs; difference: - 100 lbs (34.84%)
  4. Angela Lupangco (26), Rizal SM Retail employee - starting weight: 223 lbs; current weight: 148 lbs; difference: - 75 lbs (33.63%)
  5. Hazel Chua (22), Camarines Sur - starting weight: 206 lbs; current weight: 138 lbs; difference: - 68 lbs (33.01%)
Hosted by the Megastar, Ms. Sharon Cuneta, along with Derek Ramsay as the Game Master, the Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition is “a reality show which centers on overweight contestants accomplishing the same goal of losing the highest percentage of weight to become the Biggest Loser.”

The Philippine edition is a franchise from the Shine Group. The Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition Season 2 is expected to be titled “The Biggest Loser Doubles.”