Whitney Thore was once a slender dancer, but she gained 200 pounds due to a rare condition called Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome. It took her a long time to deal with the change, but now she is happy with her body, and through her active social life and love of dancing, she lives vivaciously and holds nothing back.
Whitney dives back into online dating, but a new type of suitor raises ample concern. Whitney and Buddy gear up for a fitness competition, but when they arrive Will drops a bomb. Meanwhile, Whitney comes upon the scorecards from the dance battle.