It is fitness fever in Bollywood. All celebrities want to look their best, be it on-screen or off-screen. First, we sit in awe of their ripped and chiselled bodies and then we kinda get envious of them. But sometimes we forget, behind every buffed body there is a trainer who has worked day and night planning the routines and diets to achieve the insurmountable.
This list will push you to follow the trainers who are responsible for the perfect body of your favourite star.
#1 Prashant Sawant
Remember how SRK stole the 70mm screen with the shirtless scene in Happy New Year? It is Prashant Sawant who is responsible for SRK’s ripped physique. He is one of the most famous celebrity trainers in Bollywood. Prashant Sawant runs a gym by the name Body Sculptor in Mumbai where he has trained celebrities like Ajay Devgan, Abhishek Bachchan, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt and Sunny Leone to name a few. Follow him on twitter for daily fitness motivation.
Twitter Handle: @prashantsixpack
#2 Kris Gethin
The Greek God of India, Hrithik Roshan, was trained by Kris Gethin for Krrish 3. He helped Roshan transform his body into a piece of art. Kris Gethin has also trained John Abraham at a point of time. He has written several books on fitness training including the #1 Best Seller Body by Design and The Transformer.
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/krisgethin/
Twitter Handle: @kagedmuscle
Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/krisgethin
#3 Abbas Ali
Shahid Kapoor has been training with Abbas Ali for 8 years now. Remember how Sasha flaunted lean muscles in Udta Punjab? It was Abbas who made it possible keeping in mind Shahid Kapoor is a pure vegetarian. He also trains Zareen Khan and some of the credit for her toned body goes to him.
#4 Samir Jaura
Farhan Akhtar became the hot shot with one of the most successful body transformations in Bollywood after Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. Simar Jaura is the man who is responsible for Farhan’s body success. He trained Farhan 5-6 hours a day for more than a year before Bhaag Mikha Bhaag hit the floor.
He has also trained Priyanka Chopra for her role in Mary Kom. You can follow him on Facebook and Twitter though he is not very active.
#5 Yasmin Karachiwala
Yasmin Karachiwala is THE PICK for Bollywood actresses, be it Alia Bhatt, Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif or Parineeti Chopra. She is into fitness industry for more than 22 years and now owns a fitness studio called Body Image. She is also the first BASI certified Pilates instructor in India and established the first Pilates studio in Mumbai. (excerpts)
Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/yasmin.karachiwala
Twitter Handle: @YasminBodyImage
#6 Yogesh Bhateja
As you can see in the picture below, Yogesh Bhateja is a personal trainer to Sonu Sood, Neetu Kapoor, Kapil Sharma, and other Bollywood celebrities. He is a fitness trainer for over 12 years now. According to Yogesh, Hydro workout is a big time hit among the celebrities. He thinks fitness is a mind game. If you believe you can achieve other than the average results, you can do it.
#7 Vinod Channa
Vinod Channa is an expert in general fitness, functional strength training, weight loss management, nutrition & body sculpting, and sports performance training. He is a personal fitness coach to John Abraham and has trained many other celebrities including Ritesh Deshmukh, Sohail Khan, Shilpa Shetty Kundra and Genelia D’souza.
You might not know but Vinod Channa is the man behind mind-boggling body transformation of Anant Ambani. He trained him to shed 108 kgs in less than 18 months.
#8 Llyod Stevens
Lloyd Stevens is no less than an inspiration. He was into corporate life and totally out of shape before he decided to be a fitness trainer. Llyod followed Kris Gethin’s 12-week online training programme and turned his body into a temple. Further, he trained Ranveer Singh for Ram Leela and Befikre. You know how Ranveer demonstrated his swag in tatad-tatad song.
In an interview Lloyd confessed, he cannot live without red meat, sweet potatoes, and granolas. Follow him on the below channels if you are planning something big for your body.
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