Kit is a 14-year-old girl weighing 263 pounds. She is a talented artist, however, her talents aren't recognized at school due to her weight. She is treated like an outsider at school, and is very sheltered by her protective parents. Kit's mother blames herself for Kit's obesity.
Kit is one of six kids to go through a transformation on Shaq's Big Challenge. The show features the basketball star himself as he is joined by a team of professional nutritionists. Their task? To transform Kit and five other obese kids into healthy individuals who have better food and lifestyle choices. Shaq's Big Challenge follows the six kids as they face a life-changing process of throwing out the old and bringing in the new.
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