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Rob Kardashian Weighs About 235 Pounds, Hopes to Lose 40 More

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Rob Kardashian celebrates his 26th birthday at 1 OAK Nightclub at The Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on March 15, 2013.

Rob Kardashian is a man with a plan. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians reality star has been documenting his weight loss efforts on Twitter for the past few weeks, and during his birthday party at 1OAK in Las Vegas March 15, the 26-year-old told Us Weekly about his initial results.

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"I lost 5 to 7 [pounds] last week. I'm trying to lose 40," he revealed. "It's a little journey, but it's good. . . I'm like 240 right now, probably 235." Kardashian added that he hopes to reach his goal weight by July 4.

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The sock designer said he packed on the pounds by eating "a lot of great food," and now the single star is adhering to a low-carb diet. His slimdown motivation? "Beautiful women!" Kardashian admitted.

Kardashian isn't in this alone, as he's recruited friends to join him during his twice-daily workouts. "We go to do Runyon Canyon in L.A.," he explained. "I'll [exercise with] my own trainer at eight in the morning before all that."

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Dancing With the Stars pro Cheryl Burke, who was partnered with Kardashian during the ABC show's thirteenth season in 2011, has also lent her support. "We've started running and doing our own little workout," Kardashian told Us. "It's good."

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