At this weekend's free 10TV Health and Fitness Expo there will be workout demonstrations, healthy cooking seminars, product giveaways, and a 63-year-old man in booty shorts and tube socks (fingers crossed, anyway).

At this weekend's free 10TV Health and Fitness Expo there will be workout demonstrations, healthy cooking seminars, product giveaways, and a 63-year-old man in booty shorts and tube socks (fingers crossed, anyway).

Famous fitness personality Richard Simmons makes an appearance this year, as does Subway spokesman Jared Fogle. We pitted Simmons and Fogle against each other to see who has the most inspiring story of weight-loss celebrity.

The only winner is everyone. Richard Simmons would want it that way. Super!

Jared Fogle
Richard Simmons
Age: 33

Hometown: Indianapolis

How he got his start: Fogle was motivated to lose weight after scheduling his college classes based on how short the walk would be from his dorm. Men's Health published his weight loss story in 1999.

Peak weight: 425 pounds

Responsible for: The Subway Diet, encouraging fast food chains to offer nutritious menu items, promoting childhood obesity awareness

Memorable TV impersonation: "South Park" episode "Jared has Aides"

Style trademark: 60-inch-waist mom jeans dramatically unfolded and held beside newly svelte body

Weight-loss strategy: Walking, eating Subway sandwiches sans fatty condiments, and education

If he were a superhero he'd: Swap your mayo and bacon for cucumbers and lettuce with laser-beam spewing Jeff Goldblum glasses

Hear his story: 12 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21

Age: 63

Hometown: New Orleans

How he got his start: An overweight child and young adult, Simmons began his fitness career because he was unsatisfied with gyms and diets that catered only to those who were already fit.

Peak weight: 268 pounds

Responsible for: Helping clients lose nearly 3 million pounds, weight-loss routines for the obese and disabled, "Sweatin' to the Oldies"

Memorable TV impersonation: Eddie Murphy as Little Richard Simmons on "Saturday Night Live"


Style trademark: Bejeweled and/or candy striped dolphin shorts; curly fro

Weight-loss strategy: Aerobics, portion control and optimism Soun

If he were a superhero he'd: Melt away bullies and fat with fire-bolt spewing jazz hands

Work out with him: 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21