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Isha Koppikar, a Black Belt in Taekwondo and an expert in Hapkido, a Korean martial art, now spreads her affection for children fitness and supports the Mumbai Juniorthon.
Mumbai Juniorthon is an event for kids and junior athletes in Mumbai, Isha said, “Best wishes to all the Juniorthon runners. I hope they have a good run and have fun.”
She also advised kids to perform well and always spread happiness around.
Isha who has been practicing martial arts for 15 years, in front of media talked about the reason she fell in love with the art of fitness. “I started it because I wanted to be fit and I fell in love with the art; I realized it balances me as a person. It is like meditation. It changes your logical and creative thinking; you end up being calm and balanced, shed negativity and this helps you in day-to-day life.”
Jacqueline Fernandez who also supports the event, believes the event will create awareness and encourage kids to participate in physical activities.
Previous years Bollywood celebrities like Vivek Oberoi, Sonu Sood, Sharman Joshi among others extended their support to the initiative including kids celebrities like Darsheel Safary and Avneet Kaur.
Initiated by Bhavna Mehta and Amit Mehta in 2015, 10th December this year will mark its season 3 under the banner of Party Sharty Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.