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Is 230 lbs for a man who is 6'2 over weight?

is it alot over weight or a little?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:53 PM on Jul. 20, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • my dh is 6'3" and 135 lbs. he is on the skinny side.
    jennifer588

    Answer by jennifer588 at 1:55 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • I dont think it is drastically over weight. He could stand to lose 10 lbs.
    Esmrlda

    Answer by Esmrlda at 1:55 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • My dh is 230 and 6'3 and according to charts he is overweight...but he looks good....not fat at all.
    mom2twobabes

    Answer by mom2twobabes at 1:55 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • depends on his BMI
    My hubby is 5'10 and 220 but most of its muscle. He works out like crazy and is really buff. but if its all fat maybe he's a bit over weight
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 1:56 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • For a man that height, it's not considered "over weight".

    My ex husband joined a gym recently and had a full evaluation done. He said his goal weight was 200lbs and they told him that because of his height and build, that 200lbs was too low and that he should aim for 230lbs.
    Laila-May

    Answer by Laila-May at 1:57 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • i think it depends a lot on how much is muscle and how much is fat. and what his bone structure is.
    jennifer588

    Answer by jennifer588 at 1:58 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • Technically...
    Fallaya

    Answer by Fallaya at 1:58 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • Yes agreed, depends on the BMI. My ex bf is 6'2'' and 240 but he is a lot of muscle...
    twinmama2009

    Answer by twinmama2009 at 1:58 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • According to a doc he may be overweight or even considered obese. But I say that as long as he healthy, eating right, and excercising to each his own. He may be more on the muscular side than on fat side. Is he ripped with a washboard stomach?? Or a bear gut that you can put a soda can on?? Just love him for him
    Danni143

    Answer by Danni143 at 2:00 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

  • according to BMI He is borderline obese but this depends on muscle and fat mass.
    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 2:03 PM on Jul. 20, 2010

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