Mechanical Engineer turned strength and conditioning coach, Parag Mhetre with his team have pioneered Kettlebell training PAN India (over 20 states) in past 6 years. Driven by passion of coaching, travelling and competing on International level, in short period Parag has trained thousands of trainers / sports enthusiasts by taking over 250 workshops. All testimonials with 5 star ratings (source- FB, LinkedIn) for EKFA courses are being recognized by ACSM & DY Patil university too.
He also regularly teaches and takes workshops in UK, Srilanka & Singapore as International presence.
Parag is India’s first CMS (Candidate for master of sports) & double Gold medalist at Japan Open Championships at Tokyo, Oct 2015.
Parag first Indian & Asian have bagged Gold Medal at prestigious WKSF World Kettlebell Championships in Milan, Italy (June 2018) & Bronze Medal at IUKL World Kettlebell Championships in Kazakhstan in Oct 2016 to represent India in Kettlebell (Girevoy) sport.
He has competed and won in Kettlebell sport: Gold in Bangkok (2012), Gold in Indonesia (2013), & Stood 5th at World Championships in Germany (2014), Double Gold in Japan (2015), Bronze in Kazakhstan (2016), Gold & Silver in Russia (2017).
EKFA master trainer (Chennai)
Certified CSCS & ACE, Devi has changed her career after working full time in corporate in Singapore. Devi has excelled in fitness industry in very short time. Based in Chennai, she managed family and work efficiently and follows passion of teaching Kettlebells or taking classes in and around Chennai. She is one of the hand picked and very important asset to EKFA who manage complete south India workshops and deliver possible best result to trainers or members.
EKFA Master Trainer (North East)
Over a decade into fitness, and running Transformers Fitness club in Guwahati, Angshuman is probably first person in Guwahati who firmly believed & promoted Kettlebell and Functional training in his city. Passionate about lifting he combines Kettlebell and strength training for his clients ranging from age 12 to 70 . Angshuman will be leading authority of EKFA in north east of India.
Angshuman has bagged Gold medal in snatch event in EKFA State Kettlebell competition at held in Nov 16.
EKFA Master Trainer (Bangalore)
Working in corporate culture for over decade, Vishwas understood the need of fitness for general people, so he ventured into fitness to learn Kettlebells and functional training.
Vishwas has inquisitive skills in sports which includes Chess & Kettlebells. On weekends Vishwas conducts chess workshops for students and as a passion over a year back he started lifting Kettlebells. Vishwas got qualified from EKFA & later Ketacademy from 7 times World Champ Denis Vasilev in Mumbai. Vishwas cleared both exams and also become the master trainer of EKFA spending over grueling 6 months to showcase the lifting and completing the theory to qualify to become Master trainer from Karnataka.
Bagged Silver Medal at EKFA National Kettlebell snatch event at Bodypower expo 2017
Russian Denis, moved to India few years back before he worked in UK as fitness trainer and coach. Denis is qualified from REPs (Register of Exercise Professional), UK as certified trainer. Being Russian, Denis was always interested to associated with Kettlebell lifting, so he started learning by his own before he got qualified from EKFA. Denis is based in Delhi and will be teaching in north part of India.
Fitness & Sales Consultant (TN)
IT Professional & Fitness enthusiast turned fitness coach Ganesh from Chennai is Certified Kettlebell Instructor and Functional trainer. Always passionate to learn different things, Ganesh takes group classes in one of the best locations in Chennai. He is directly working with Master Devi to train the trainers, coaches in Tamil Nadu.
Subject matter expert and Ganesh holds good communication skills will be responsible to built the business in Tamil Nadu.
EKFA Master Trainer(Maharashtra Region)
Shrinivas is part of Energy24x7 Fitness group (part of EKFA) for over a year who is also recently appeared and cleared to be master trainer of EKFA. Shrinivas is also pursuing bachelor of sports and exercise science and travels between Mumbai and Pune. Expert in deliverable in workshops, in short time Shrinivas has taken over 15 workshops in Pune, Mumbai and Nasik and is slowly building his team and network for EKFA for Maharashtra region.
Ventured into fitness in 2006 and then it was no looking back. Initially started as personal trainer in various gyms across Pune later completed L1 EKFA Kettlebell certification and joined EKFA as course co-ordinater. Taking care of Maharashtra region Surendra have promoted Kettlebells to town and city sectors in past 1 year and has contributed significantly to the growth of EKFA.