Scale Back Alabama Breaks Record

157 Alabamians stepped on a truck scale and broke the Guinness World Record for the most people on one scale, a record set in 2010 by a British company that succeeded in weighing 130 people at one time. The Alabama group weighed in at a collective 30,400 pounds and helped kick off the 10th year of the state’s largest weight loss and exercise program, Scale Back Alabama. The record-breaking event was held at Sabel Steel in Montgomery.Registration for the free, 10-week program officially begins on Monday, January 11th. For more information visit


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