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Bangalore, the garden city, added a new dimension to the city’s parks by adding outdoor fitness equipment at the prestigious Sankey Tank Public Park, Sadashivanagar. The park, inaugurated by Hon. MLA Dr.Ashwath Narayan, “Power Star” PuneethRajkumar and Koochie Play CMD RobenDass, is the first in Bangalore to get such equipment that will be available to the public and intends to promote health and fitness among the citizens of Bangalore.
B.B.M.P. Joint CommissionerMr. Lakshmi Narasaiah, Corporator for Aramane Nagar Dr.Shivaprasadwere also present at the inauguration of the outdoor gym, which can be availed by all citizens at no cost.
The outdoor fitness equipment is designed and manufactured by Bangalore-based Koochie Play Systems, who is the only Indian company with DIN79000:2012 – the highest international safety certification.
The outdoor fitness equipment is user-friendly and can be used without professional guidance, irrespective of age or gender. This equipment will help citizens of Bangalore fight against the modern disease they are prone to, due to sedentary lifestyle choices and the level of stress they handle, without shedding their wallets in expensive membership fees in gym and other fitness centres.
Mr.RobenDass, CMD, Koochie Play Systems, “We are proud to be a part of such a great initiative that will allow citizens of Bengaluru to access fitness facilities easier. We are very happy that Dr.Ashwath Narayan has chosen Koochie Play’s equipment to initiate this campaign. Our fitness equipment has been awarded the highest international certification and is safe for citizens to use. We look forward to building a healthier Bengaluru.”
Dr.Ashwath Narayan, Hon. MLA, Bengaluru said on the occasion, “Bengaluru has witnessed tremendous development in the past few years. This means our citizens, while achieving good growth, are also under more stress and prone to urban lifestyle diseases like diabetes, cardiac concerns etc. It is the government’s responsibility to provide avenues for the betterment of our citizen’s health. Such international-standard facilities in public parks will provide access to fitness equipment to all citizens. Setting a park like this is our initiative towards a healthy city and with support of KooFit, I look forward for many such parks across the city soon.” said
Dr.Anand Kumar, President, Sankey Park Walkers Association said, “We are very pleased at BBMP’s initiative to install an outdoor gym at the Sankey Tank Park. This adds an additional dimension to the patrons’ fitness routine, particularly with the many senior citizens who make use of the park and dislike using indoor gyms. Additionally, the internationally safety-certified fitness equipment means we do not have to worry about malfunctioning of equipment and other such concerns.”
About Koochie Play:
Koochie Play Systems a multinational brand, headquartered in Bangalore. It is the only internationally-certified provider of total solutions in the field of outdoor playground, outdoor fitness and safety flooring equipments in India. Koochie Play’s products are tested and certified in France and Australia by the prestigious EN 1176 certification [the highest safety certify
ication given to playgroundequipments in Europe] and the AS 4685 & NZS 4486 [Australia & New Zealand's safety certifications].Koochie has also recently joined the elite group of companies that have received the latest DIN 79000-2012 certification for its outdoor fitness range of products.
KOOFIT BY KOOCHIE PLAY
According to the WHO, 60 percent of the people in the world lead sedentary lifestyles – making it one of the more serious public health problems of our time. This is also one of the most overlooked problems of our time.
Most people are unaware of the implications physical inactivity can have on one’s health. Even as we continue to sit at our desks for hours together, we fail to realise that this increases all causes of mortality, doubles the risk of cardiovascular diseases, diabetes, obesity etc.
A healthy and fulfilling life needs an active lifestyle and time spent outdoors.
Koochie Play’s Outdoor Fitness Equipment is addresses this problem effectively. The range of fitness equipment is designed and developed by sports and exercise professional and is targeted towards providing strength, cardiovascular workouts, flexibility as well as balance and coordination training for all the major muscle groups. The equipment is designed for all ages and abilities.
As urban areas grow more crowded and we spend more time indoors, it becomes crucial for one to get a healthy workout and fresh air. KooFIT helps combine the two as it can be easily installed in parks, schools, residential communities etc.
Koochie Play, with their vast experience in designing and making outdoor playground equipment, understand the importance of quality products. KooFIT equipment is built to withstand rigorous use under any climatic conditions. All the products are tested and certified as per international standards.
KooFIT is one of the few brands across the world to be awarded the prestigious DIN 79000:2012 certification – the latest European safety standards.
KooFIT equipment include elliptical trainers, chest press, lat pull down, parallel bars, and exer-cycles, among others.
Even as more people are taking to running and fitness centers, KooFIT intends to inspire more people across ages to get fit.
Koochie Play Systems – A Profile:
a. Multinational presence
b. Safety / Certifications
c. Pan India Presence
d. One Stop Shop
Koochie Play Systems is the only internationally-certified provider of total solutions in the field of outdoor playground, outdoor fitness and safety flooring equipments in India. Koochie Play’s products are tested and certified in France and Australia by the prestigious EN 1176 certification [the highest safety certification given to playground equipments in Europe] and the AS 4685 & NZS 4486 [Australia & New Zealand's safety certifications]. Koochie has also recently joined the elite group of companies that have received the latest DIN 79000-2012 certification for its outdoor fitness range of products.
The company was established in 2006 in Bangalore, India, by Roben Dass, with a mission to offer playground equipment that meets highest International standards in terms of quality, aesthetics, product life design, planning and execution and most importantly child safety.
Koochie Play began with the sole aim of changing the way this industry works in India as safety standards till date in children’s playground equipment is a chapter that has yet to be understood, comprehended and incorporated.
Koochie Play Systems today is a global brand with presence in 4 continents and 9 countries. The company has 15 offices spread across India, United Arab Emirates, Morocco, France, Australia, Philippines, Lebanon, Hong Kong, Thailand and Philippines.
Koochie Play’s products are used by schools, residential condominium apartment and villa complexes, public and municipal parks, clubs, resorts, malls etc. Our products are widely used by the topmost real estate developers & schools in India such as DLF, Hiranandanis, Oberois, Lodhas, India Bulls, Euro Kids, Amity International etc just to mention a few. All components used in Koochie Play Systems are manufactured in the state of art OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) facilities in Korea, Taiwan and China under strict quality control measures backed with the latest technology such as robotic welding, rotomoulding, latest paint finishes etc
The company has an extensive services network in all key cities of Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Pune, Hyderabad and Delhi with overseas offices in Dubai, Casablanca, Paris, Sydney, Manila, Colombo, Beirut and several other countries. Koochie’s design and support team located in Chennai provides design and R & D support in terms of Auto-CAD and 3D MAX layouts and base plan designs. The entire design team is literate in EN safety standards.
Koochie manages its turnkey projects right from consulting, designing, building and installing the play systems in various parts of the world. Their extensive experience has won them many a satisfied client and over 85% of their business comes in from repeat clientele. It was the only brand to be selected by the government of Dubai for providing play equipment at Modesh Fun City, 2008. Koochie has also won the coveted QUALITY BRANDS INDIA AWARD 2012-14.
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