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Singapore GP's Fit For Racing fitness challenge back for the second year at a new location
5 May 2016, Singapore – Back for the second year after a successful debut in 2015, race promoter Singapore GP''s Fit For Racing Challenge returns on 25 June. This time, it will be held at SAFRA Punggol where participants can put themselves to the test and find out if they are as fit as a Formula 1® driver
Participants in the Fit For Racing Challenge will go through a circuit-style workout created by Paul Haines, an Australian fitness coach who has trained elite athletes including Formula 1® driver Daniel Ricciardo.
The challenge consists of competitive workouts that simulate the training regime of a Formula 1® driver focusing on core stability, balance, upper and lower body strength, conditioning as well as full body muscular endurance. The top 12 male and female finalists will battle it out in the finals that will also test their reactive skills to compete for attractive prizes worth over $9,500. Prizes include tickets to the 2016 FORMULA 1 SINGAPORE AIRLINES SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX, gym passes and SAFRA Punggol vouchers sponsored by supporting partners SAFRA Punggol and EnergyOne as well as vouchers from nutrition partner LiveFit.Asia
"I''m excited to once again be a part of Singapore GP''s Fit For Racing programme. Last year''s event received a fantastic response and I was very impressed by the calibre of the participants. The challenges are a great opportunity for fitness enthusiasts to test their limits as they go through similar workouts as the F1 drivers," said Paul Haines, High Performance Fitness Consultant.
Registration fee for the event is S$12 and net proceeds go to Community Chest. Upon successful completion of all challenges, participants will receive a limited edition Fit For Racing finisher pack with items including T-shirt, shoe bag and other goodies. Registration for the event opens today at www.singaporegp.sg/revupsingapore