Healthy-Fi Walk-o-Run 2019 – a walk or run event was initiated by Prathima David – Mrs. India Pride of Nation Ravishing 2019, 1st Runner-up on behalf of Abhisarga – Creating Yoga For You that was held at the Kalyan Mantap Grounds in the early hours on Sunday, 17th November, 2019. Mrs. Chamundeshwari Ramalinga Reddy, District Chairperson for Women Empowerment was the Chief Guest at the event that aimed at empowering women to stay healthy and fit. The ladies from Lions Club spearheaded the event along with Mrs. Shashi Khurana – District Governor, Lions Club who was the Guest of Honour at the Healthy-Fi Walk-o-Run that saw participation from a large number of family members and children apart from women, which was very encouraging.
The event began with a warm-up session that was conducted by Ms. Nishara – Senior Yoga Teacher and mentor along with Ms. Prajna who demonstrated the warm-up exercises that was based on yoga asanas.
The Walk or Run event was flagged-off by Mrs. Chamundeshwari Ramalinga Reddy along with Mrs. Shashi Khurana and Mrs. Prathima David. Around 150 people participated in the event showing their solidarity towards the health and fitness of women. We also witnessed an enthusiastic participation from Mr. Chandrappa, BBMP Corporator and others.
“It was very encouraging to see such a huge response for the Healthy-Fi Walk-o-Run on an early Sunday morning”, said Prathima David – Founder of Abhisarga – Creating Yoga For You and Mrs. India Pride of Nation Ravishing 2019 – 1st Runner-up. “We got a lot of support and encouragement from Chamundeshwari ma’am that gave us the impetus to go ahead with this event, which was successfully organised with the help of Adugodi Traffic Police, BBMP and representatives of various Resident Welfare Associations in Koramangala. I am so grateful to Mrs. Chamundeshwari Reddy ma’am, Mrs. Shashi Khurana of Lions Club, Mr. Goverdhan Reddy, Mr. Chandrappa – BBMP Corporator and Mr. Umesh from Koramangala, who were a great help and support for us in organising this event”, said Prathima. The Healthy-Fi Walk-o-Run was organised in association with Decathlon, Koramangala and Lions Club, Bengaluru.
Participation Certificates and Medals were given to all who completed the 3 km and 5 km walk or run. Healthy and scrumptious breakfast was served after the event with some foot-tapping music.