HOW ARE YOU NOT "FAT"?

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  • koila maoh
    koila maoh Hace un mes

    his earlier videos he looked like a skinny old starving vegan, vs his newer ones where he looks very young and healthy.

  • Cindy Luo
    Cindy Luo Hace un mes

    God bless you

  • Bhavya Kalra
    Bhavya Kalra Hace un mes

    OMG !! I started watching his channel a month ago and baby Erik looks so much more tame and less ........for the lack of better term " electrified " . He has come so far !!! Here's to baby Erik 🎆🎉🎊

  • Alan Pathammavong
    Alan Pathammavong Hace 2 meses

    ErikTheElectric u are awesome buddy much inspiration my friend!

  • Shon Lee
    Shon Lee Hace 3 meses

    Eat a lot and work out as well, thats why I like his video and contents, wanna see his workout clips also

  • ThulePrincess88
    ThulePrincess88 Hace 4 meses

    i workout like an athelete and eat under 1400 a day

  • ThulePrincess88
    ThulePrincess88 Hace 4 meses

    hey @EriktheElectric if i workout 2 to 5 hours a day can i also eat 3 organic cookies and 1 pint of enlightened once a week? im also an anorexia survivor.

  • Red
    Red Hace 5 meses

    Lmao, as if anyone is going to take health and fitness advice from someone who force feeds himself thousands of calories in one sitting for youtube views.

    • Stehuntimari -
      Stehuntimari - Hace un mes

      Red unfortunately they will though thats the dumb sheep for you

  • Diamond Heart
    Diamond Heart Hace 5 meses

    Have Been Watching Some Of Your Older Vlogs That Suddenly Appeared On My Feed & Just Wanted To Say What An Inspiration You Truly Are. You’ve Been Through Some Pretty Harsh Experiences And Have Successful Survived All. I Have Such Respect For You. Stay Strong & Keep Educating Others. I’m Glad I’ve Seen Your Past Vids Because I Feel I Now Have Hope. Thank You.

  • VASTFLYER 232••••••••

    What age is he?

  • LifeTrend
    LifeTrend Hace 6 meses +6

    HOW IS HE NOT FAT? Quick answer: He has a super healthy active lifestyle so when he does his food challenges they don't make him fat... and he burns a lot of the calories he eats with hours of exercise🌽🍔🥞🍆🍋🍓🍏

  • Nina Perry
    Nina Perry Hace 6 meses +2

    What do you eat on a normal day?

  • bae chu
    bae chu Hace 6 meses

    thank you so much!! this helped me not to feel bad about having a cookie once in awhile!!😂💓

  • xDeeCk ™
    xDeeCk ™ Hace 6 meses

    Alguien subtitule este video en español

  • Owyrqq Qtqy
    Owyrqq Qtqy Hace 6 meses

    How heavy where you

  • max landry
    max landry Hace 7 meses

    All people here cheers that thing of extreme food challenge and think because you are a active person and do some lift you are ok loll ! Your inside body take too much of all you need per day. Caution! If you dont care today, think of your future and dont listnen every suposly(gym teachers) cause something cant be good for a person but can be bad for the other we all different! So good luck with your chanel dude,

  • MAGICMIKEY!
    MAGICMIKEY! Hace 7 meses

    Damn, u have come along way, was this right before the 40k?

  • redneckhippiefreak
    redneckhippiefreak Hace 7 meses +1

    I must be a Freak. I bring in around 6500 cal a day when Im not working, If Im working Ill put down around 8500 cal or more. I still only weigh around 140 at 5'10'' Been at it for 25 years.
    XD Help! Im too skinny.

  • Justin Furtado
    Justin Furtado Hace 7 meses

    Great video man.

  • Karleigh Buchan
    Karleigh Buchan Hace 7 meses

    i loveeeeeeee youuuuuu sooooo much omg i needed to hear this

  • Air Donkey
    Air Donkey Hace 7 meses

    You sorta look like needles from the Red Hot Chili Peppers 🌶

  • Plankton
    Plankton Hace 7 meses

    *sips strawberry milk*

  • Alex Martin
    Alex Martin Hace 8 meses +11

    Who the hell would call him fat, he’s literally so skinny and i mean that in the best possible way

  • busters channel
    busters channel Hace 8 meses

    Awesome vid . i lost alot of weight , 80lbs . the key is to move around alot doing something you like . and eating vegetables helps alot. I walk alot average 25,000 steps a day .

  • King_Top_Hat
    King_Top_Hat Hace 8 meses

    Why are you fat

  • ADryPear XD
    ADryPear XD Hace 8 meses

    Thank you Eric your a god u have put me at ease

  • Frédéric L. Haentjens

    Secure team music !?

  • RANDOM VIDS
    RANDOM VIDS Hace 8 meses

    1:57 BIKE RIDE

  • Lιl HσρE
    Lιl HσρE Hace 8 meses +1

    Thank you for explaining and sharing your stories here on ESclips. Love you, Erik~~~take care!

  • TheWienerDogVlog
    TheWienerDogVlog Hace 9 meses +2

    Im slowly loosing weight. My top weight hit over 300lbs, but im now down to 230lbs. I want to get back to 145lbs, if i get lower yey if not, then at least i can be more active then i am now. Loosing my weight would help me, because i have RA and various other bone problems and not having all this weight would help take some of the pressure off. I have recently lost around 20lbs in literally a matter of days. When i get sick, my body goes into pretty much like a shut down mode. My appetite dies and i dont want food. I can literally go for days without eating and end up losing a lot of weight all at once. I know that its not good to lose weight that way, but there is literally nothing i can do. I have to force myself to eat at least a little bit of something so i can have a bit of energy during the day and thats what ive been dealing with as of late. Ive been really sick since nov., but last month things have gotten a lot worse, because at least in nov and dec i had an appetite. Now i dont.

    • Glenn Jenkins
      Glenn Jenkins Hace 4 meses

      TheWienerDogVlog you may need to go to Dr about that...

  • zesty boi
    zesty boi Hace 9 meses

    I find it so hard not to restrict my calories at the moment, seen as I just started on antidepressants and I know they cause weight gain for a lot of people. Even though I'm eating healthy and exercising 5 times a week, I'm terrified that the meds will slow down my metabolism or something

  • Jimmy Chitwood
    Jimmy Chitwood Hace 9 meses

    Genetics for short

  • NinjaGamer 443
    NinjaGamer 443 Hace 9 meses +1

    I ride bikes! 😃

  • Chad Johnson
    Chad Johnson Hace 10 meses +1

    4:31 : "you better love to learn vegetables" hahah

  • Castawwaayy
    Castawwaayy Hace 10 meses +27

    I understand your fitness lifestyle and that u eat typically normal every day but the frequency of how often you do a food challenge blows my mind that your not at least chubby

  • Vienza
    Vienza Hace 11 meses

    How often do you gym?

  • Sergio Cookiedough
    Sergio Cookiedough Hace 11 meses +1

    Just say your one of those extremely rare people who has freakish genetics/metabolism you legend!!

  • Melissa Pinion
    Melissa Pinion Hace 11 meses

    why he is thin or not fat . 1 : rides his bike and works out 2: he doesn't eat that much food every day.

  • pateto and banana
    pateto and banana Hace un año

    I bet he vomits all the food after consumeing it..

  • Ava Stowers
    Ava Stowers Hace un año

    Eric, just wanna say I'm dealing with eating and how much I should eat to lose weight /stay skinny . I'm 13 and very active and do NOT eat enough through out the week but lately every Saturday I binge BUT still exercise that day . Every Sunday I barely eat anything cause I feel guilty. And honestly thank you , I'm going to the movies with my friends this Friday and can't wait to eat some snacks . Yay . Instead of eating not enough and just healthy food I'm going to start eating ENOUGH healthy food, stay active and enjoy life ! Thank you so much I feel like a new person 💕

  • Fiel Lorraine Bolanio
    Fiel Lorraine Bolanio Hace un año +1

    Try the spicy noodle challenge 2x...I'm gonna wait for it!

  • Netuś
    Netuś Hace un año

    did you ever wonder how your intestines look like ? after all this challanges

  • Shageta456
    Shageta456 Hace un año +2

    Maybe the people who commonly ask this question all the time they're just too dumbfounded from the fact they see so many cheat meals or days is that they don't recognize what people do in their personal lives. You guys can disagree with me but it's just a theory and my opinion.

  • Mathias Jacobsen
    Mathias Jacobsen Hace un año +1

    Thanks

  • Chekks
    Chekks Hace un año +10

    "You don't gain weight overnight"
    HOW I WISH THIS WAS TRUE IN MY CASE *sobs uncontrollably* I swear, if I eat a donut I can see it on my stomach on the next day..

  • Wendy Brown
    Wendy Brown Hace un año +2

    Popping over here from Brian Turners Channel. Saw the huge number of challenges videos and had to know your thoughts on this. Great video.

  • Arlene Sanders
    Arlene Sanders Hace un año

    There are those certain people who have a great deal of effort putting weight on no matter how much they eat. I just figured he was one of those, an ectomorph or something. I am and I just don't put weight on. However if I were to eat this much...
    Anyway the more muscle mass you have the more you'll burn when you're sitting there doing nothing. I watched the 60,000 calorie challenge and to me he just seemed extremely bloated at the end of that. Because putting on fat is a slow and gradual process.

  • Jordan Ackerman
    Jordan Ackerman Hace un año

    Fast metabolism high intensity interval training keeps the weight off eat whatever whenever

  • Whiistled
    Whiistled Hace un año

    Intro song?

  • JLudlow -Fitness
    JLudlow -Fitness Hace un año

    You are the best!!!I love all of your videos!!!!

  • Paramount Performance
    Paramount Performance Hace un año

    Props for overcoming your weight issues, I too was bigger once. I lost 74 pounds and now bodybuilding is my job. And yes I love food too

  • FARAZ FAYAZ
    FARAZ FAYAZ Hace un año +1

    That thumbnail 😂😂😂😂

  • Gizem Şahin
    Gizem Şahin Hace un año

    Im wayyyy into you stay hot honey 😏

  • Hooded Yew
    Hooded Yew Hace un año

    Being annoyed lol 1:40

  • low carb warrior
    low carb warrior Hace un año

    it took 6 years of monster doughnuts and doritos and take aways for me to get chubby wasn't even like morbid just a belly and skinny arms I was pretty much skinny fat so I guessed my metabolism has a high resistance unless I eat like 10k a day which I did on Xmas Christmas dinners snacks cakes etc

  • Anna Linden
    Anna Linden Hace un año

    san diego?! me too, which part?

  • Humberto Trejos
    Humberto Trejos Hace un año

    Excellent explanation bro, great video.

  • ImAFuckingDuck
    ImAFuckingDuck Hace un año +1

    "listen to your body - because that's huge." WELL THANKS

  • Moe Hereka
    Moe Hereka Hace un año +2

    You're making a right point but this only applies to someone who wants to lead a healthy lifestyle but what if you want to be an athlete or compete at a high level I would say it would be best if stopped all ineffective foods, and sticking to a well balanced diet dependant on your sport I suppose idk

  • Jxvr
    Jxvr Hace un año

    Are people retarded ? He's active as fuck daily and has a high metabolism. Also he doesn't do crazy challenges all of the time, he has a good diet outside of them

  • Water a' lcoholic
    Water a' lcoholic Hace un año

    The add for this was a men's health magazine.

  • Sarah Wilson
    Sarah Wilson Hace un año

    watching this has helped me realize a lot. I'm currently suffering with an eating disorder since i was 14 I'm currently 22 ive been up and down like a roller coaster. I was overweight as a teen and became obsessed with excersise and still struggle at points bc I feel like being in control.watching this though has helped me realize that im not alone u are a strong man keep up with the great work erik!

  • Jennie Alexandros
    Jennie Alexandros Hace un año

    *4:35* - "You have to love to learn fruits and vegetables"

  • Doodle Junky
    Doodle Junky Hace un año +8

    seems like a genuinely good guy

  • Nancy Veron
    Nancy Veron Hace un año

    me encanta Saludos de chascomus Argentina 😄

  • C Starr
    C Starr Hace un año

    First day, of watching your videos. I am really impressed.

  • Jin Guts
    Jin Guts Hace un año

    that's totally what I needed. I overeated yesterday n was planning on fasting today.
    also I love riding bike too but was too lazy and unmotivated to get out of my house.
    thanks for the push! gonna get up, eat healthy breakfast and be productive.

  • timothy vakil
    timothy vakil Hace un año

    you're an inspiration thank you for making this video!

  • Sub Scorpion Z
    Sub Scorpion Z Hace un año

    yes you have to listen to your body.. understand your own anatomy as every body is different.. enjoy your vids bro keep it up

  • Reed Lazar
    Reed Lazar Hace un año

    I had no idea that you were overweight in the past since you are so slim and lean right now. I'm very interested in learning how you lost the weight and maintained that.

  • Right Left
    Right Left Hace un año

    Hey dude, probably one of the best videos for advice if you do go overly insane with you're calories! I have a huge problem, I cut through out the week an smash back a shit tone of calories every Saturday, sometimes even twice a week, I literally love sugar unfortunately. I was wanting some advice on should I be having these cheat days or is it okay to do so, an if not how can I stop? It's very hard to stop, thanks

  • Right Left
    Right Left Hace un año

    Hey dude, probably one of the best videos for advice if you do go overly insane with you're calories! I have a huge problem, I cut through out the week an smash back a shit tone of calories every Saturday, sometimes even twice a week, I literally love sugar unfortunately. I was wanting some advice on should I be having these cheat days or is it okay to do so, an if not how can I stop? It's very hard to stop, thanks

  • Jana Murphy
    Jana Murphy Hace un año

    What's not healthy is you eating like 100 000 calories a week!! Idc if you lift or bike you are gonna die young!! I eat about 400 calories a day and am healthy!! Fruits veggies fish chicken meat. I am just gonna stop because I could go on! Hopefully you stop

    • Jonathan Garduno
      Jonathan Garduno Hace un año +1

      Jana Murphy how the fuck do you only eat 400 calories worth of food a day? You'd literally be dead

  • Lyndsey Wilson
    Lyndsey Wilson Hace un año

    "love to learn to eat vegetables" haha he had it backwards

  • Paz Brenes
    Paz Brenes Hace un año

    Great video!,loved it.

  • Carson
    Carson Hace un año

    dude. we live in the same area.

  • piercedchickk
    piercedchickk Hace un año

    amen bro!
    awesome videos :D

  • Train With The Girls
    Train With The Girls Hace un año +121

    I can't believe people think its just because you have a fast metabolism. No fast metabolism alone is going to burn off the amount of calories in those challenges. hahah. He has a HUGE energy expenditure because of his fitness lifestyle. I'm scared to do the 10k challenge, these videos are actually insane! You do you! I subbed. :)

    • Sergio Cookiedough
      Sergio Cookiedough Hace 11 meses +1

      train2bfit_ and lol you won't do the 10k food challenge because you know you don't have that freakish metabolism so you will get overweight

    • MrA16 Music
      MrA16 Music Hace un año +11

      Exactly. Fast metabolisms do exist but they slightly make a difference in the weight of someone.

  • ahotfriesprod.
    ahotfriesprod. Hace un año

    this guy's outro sounds like 2nd Sucks by A Day To Remember

  • Kevin Kev
    Kevin Kev Hace un año

    I gained 4 pound of fat,I had around 14k calories but I didn't really notice any change any reason why...

  • Vincent
    Vincent Hace un año

    0:55 was so badass....

  • ramicule
    ramicule Hace un año +3

    He's not fat because he's young and has a fast metabolism

  • J Mar
    J Mar Hace un año

    Anyone that's seen Michael Phelps diet as an olympian will know that everything this guy says is true

  • Braxton Bruce
    Braxton Bruce Hace un año

    Very similar story to myself. Great video Erik!

  • Beck Oilver
    Beck Oilver Hace un año

    What did you do to lose all that fat when you were obese back in the days?

  • -12 5
    -12 5 Hace un año

    You're an inspiration

  • James Rogers
    James Rogers Hace 2 años

    one of the best videos I have seen on here.

  • dallas Gomez
    dallas Gomez Hace 2 años

    🆒

  • Zombie Superhero
    Zombie Superhero Hace 2 años +12

    I sometimes eat so much I gain about 6 pounds but my body kinda knows how to cope with that because after a week or so I'm back at my normal weight.

    • Bolony 21
      Bolony 21 Hace 5 meses +1

      The weight is prob all that food n water in your stomach n digestive tract

    • Jonathan Garduno
      Jonathan Garduno Hace un año

      Damani how often do you have a cheat day?

    • Hrdflip
      Hrdflip Hace un año +8

      Zombie Superhero its most likely water weight

    • Zombie Superhero
      Zombie Superhero Hace 2 años

      Also I don't eat that much everyday and I work out

  • LUVQX
    LUVQX Hace 2 años +19

    You didn't explain anything.I know you're a very active person but no matter how active you are when you have a weekly deficit of like 30k calories you should be at least 8 pounds heavier and you look like you lose.I'm not judging,just saying that you probably have some dirty "secrets".BTW no hate at all,i fucking love your videos because i'm anorexic and watching you eat feels like i eat so you're helping me in a lot of ways.Keep up whatever you're doing.

    • Shilan
      Shilan Hace 9 meses +1

      Flore Breon I have exactly the same problem ! I am starting to get better but all those thoughts are still haunting me. Sometimes I fall back in the black hole but quickly try to get up again. The "karate world" is helping me alot. It's annoying because every time I eat normal or, think I have eaten 2 much. I feel so bad and get those black thoughts. I was 63kg before summer time last year.. but when school started I was 55 kg. I have started to eat more and I know I'm closer to 60 kg but I scared to step on that weight machine. Even if I deep inside know that numbers doesn't matter I still care. Karate helps me allot with my dreams to get a stronger mind and become a strong and a good fighter. I think I am getting better...
      I just felt like writing and sharing my feelings... I am lucky to have so suporting ppl around me. I wish every one to find a nice helping "community" where you can build yourself up. Still as you all can hear I have a long road to go. Good bye hugs and tears from me ❤

    • Dixie Normus
      Dixie Normus Hace un año +15

      Luvqo Did you just say a weekly deficit of 30,000 calories would make you gain weight? Do you even know what the term 'deficit' means?

    • June Choe
      June Choe Hace un año +2

      Dirty secret lol what a nuts

    • keker
      keker Hace un año

      +يارا die pls

    • yara يارا
      yara يارا Hace un año +2

      TopKek fuck off

  • FATIMA
    FATIMA Hace 2 años +1

    25 years ago i use to ride a bike, could eat anything i wanted i was very active.
    now im fat pre d....d....dddd...diabetic, (lung) breathing test %75
    me and my husband is going back to the gym end of the month, I want to know what should we, or mainly I start at in the gym?, how many hours a day and how man days should i go, I need to lose this weight, i have no clothing lol i cant fit em
    what would you suggest?

    • Rish
      Rish Hace 2 años

      1) Eat small meals after every 3 hours .. ie 5 total meals a day.. 2) jog or take a brisk walk first thing in the morning on an empty stomach.. 3) do the same in the evening.. And sleep for atleast 7-8 hours

  • thekla
    thekla Hace 2 años +32

    This video is actually helping me a lot through anorexia recovery, and staying on track on my way to a "heavier self". Thank you so much for this.

  • Ernesto Alonso
    Ernesto Alonso Hace 2 años

    what is binge eating?

    • May Jacobson
      May Jacobson Hace 2 años +4

      apparently some people have no troubles...

  • Alfie Wycherley
    Alfie Wycherley Hace 2 años

    good vid bro

  • 701BeastLine98
    701BeastLine98 Hace 2 años

    My favorite part was 1:40 to 1:42

  • Anxiouscouchpotato
    Anxiouscouchpotato Hace 2 años

    Im tired of binge eating... Any advise? Please!

    • Al1EneX
      Al1EneX Hace 2 años

      I thought i had the same problem. I used to eat 3 kebabs or frozen pizzas a day with 4l of coca cola for almost 3 years. I gained 50 pounds in those 3 years. Used to eat frozen pizza at 12 pm with bottle of coke for years..
      So i thought i was addicted to fast food and junk food. But no
      Once I set my mind to losing weight ( Im not really FAT . Im 5.6 with 160 pounds ) but i am going to gym for 1 month now and i lost 30 pounds already ( I have very fast metabolism )
      So once you have that locked in your mind,that you dont need junk food,you will do that. It's really not that hard..just start being active . I got addicted to workout now :)

    • Mortadah Asaad
      Mortadah Asaad Hace 2 años +3

      You can burn that by trying to climb that wall ;)

    • Anxiouscouchpotato
      Anxiouscouchpotato Hace 2 años

      Amber, thank you for understanding :)

    • AEB 1846
      AEB 1846 Hace 2 años

      +Unyce Simpson You're stupid. Someone who binge eats can't just not do it in their mindset.

  • BodyBronx
    BodyBronx Hace 2 años +1

    I think if you want to gain weight, you have to be less active :D I think you have a daily consumption about 5k calories? That would be hard to eat minimum 5500 calories daily i think

    • Glenn Jenkins
      Glenn Jenkins Hace 4 meses

      BodyBronx I've ate 8500 calories in a day before... but mainly stay around 5-6500 most.

  • calpitoc
    calpitoc Hace 2 años

    "The occasional 8,000/9,000 calorie day" Haha, like it's that easy to eat that much food.

    • Havojin
      Havojin Hace 2 años +1

      you have no idea..

  • Player
    Player Hace 2 años

    1:40 KSI Passed!

  • Nicole Dreamsmasher
    Nicole Dreamsmasher Hace 2 años

    You're videos are some of my favorite along with Girl vs Food. I watch yalls videos when I do cardio. It's weird but I love watching yalls food challenges when I'm working out, makes me look forward to my cheat meal.