KOCHI: Beats’n’Steps, the renowed Dance-Fitness studio opened its new center at Panampilly Nagar to provide quality training in various dance forms, fitness and martial arts.
Inaugurating the center, P Antony, Councillor, Kochi Corporation said that people have realised the need to remain fit and healthy as life style and dietary changes are making people more over-weight and stressful. The Kochi Corporation has taken steps to set up parks and walk ways to encourage more people to physical activity. Even children are facing the ill-effects of fast food and lack of exercise. He lauded Beats’n’Steps for setting up its second venture in Panampilly Nagar as it will help more from children to adults to involve in dance-fitness activities for a healthy living.
KrishnaMani, motivational speaker and Chief Mentor of KrishnaJyothi blessed the new venture and said that dance helps in right-left brain co-ordination and appreciate the beauty of the Universe. Ajantha, Mrs India Kerala offered felicitations.
Prasanth S, Director, Beats’n’Steps welcomed the gathering while Aswathy Visweswaran, Director, offered a vote of thanks.
The Panampilly Nagar center will offer Zumba Fitness, BollyFitness, Contemporary Dance, Latin Dance Jr (for national and international competitions) and Latin Dance Sr. The Latin Dance programs are conducted in association with Paul Chiriankandath, renowned dancer and promoter of Paul Paul Academy, Thrissur. Kathak classes are offered in association with Mudra Centre for Dance, Mohiniattam, Bharatanatyam, Hip Hop and Bollywood classes are also offered. Martial arts training with Taekwondo and Boxing will be done by a national champion Halfash Hallu.
“Zumba, Aerobics and Yoga are all fitness programs that are being endorsed by cardiologists, oncologists and orthopaedic surgeons to ensure a healthy living,” Prasanth said. “We have conducted Zumba, Aerobics demos in leading malls such Lulu, Oberon, sports centers such as Decatholon and corporate offices of Nexa, Amway, Marriot Hotel among others.”
Beats’n’Steps was established two years ago in South Kalamassery by Prasanth and Aswathy to offer quality training in Zumba, Aerobics, Yoga and Bollywood. Contemporary dance, Bollywood and Hip Hop classes are also offered in Kalamassery.
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