The Yarona FM Fat Boy was launched last Saturday 15th September at Airport Junction Mall, with an intense workout session that lasted about an hour by Chyna, of Chyna’s Kata-Bo, who will again be taking this year’s recruits on a vigorous fat burning and weight loss regime for charity. The Fat Boy Challenge will run from 17th September ÔÇô 24th November 2012 at the BNSC National Stadium gym.
Yarona FM Fatboy Challenge is aimed at encouraging living a healthy lifestyle amongst the participants and the public at large, along with raising money for charity.┬á
Now in its fifth instalment (since 2008), the Yarona FM Fatboy Challenge has become a staple in the Botswana fitness calendar. Each edition has generated great excitement and participation from Batswana, managing to raise over P10 000 each year, through pledges made to the participants.┬á
This year Yarona FM has included local celebrities such as Mapetla, VS O’icheke, Scar & Dollarmac. They have also managed to rope in players from the corporate world such as Thabo Majola of Horizon Ogilvy, Dumi Lopang of Yarona Media Holdings, Mokoro Ketsitlile of Kgalagadi Breweries Limited(KBL), Michelle Seretse of Esteres, Nazly Dawood of Airport Junction, Kabelo Ramaselwana of XL Energy drink & Pure Drop Premium Pure water, Anno Tshipa of CEDA, Ndaba Nkomo of Intergrate Media, Thato Mahube of Horizon Ogilvy.┬á Other participants include: Mothusi Lesolle, Gwen Isaacs, Thandiwe Giyose, Neo Nkele, & Dinkie Sentle.
From the Yarona FM team, the representatives of this year’s FatBoy Challenge are Phenyo Moroka, Rebatho Mtonga, Tiego Obuseng (Sales Manager) and Magata Moipolai.
The success of this event is credited largely to those people who support the Yarona FM FatBoy Challenge participants by pledging in support of the participants’ weight-loss.┬á The public is encouraged to take a step towards actively supporting the participants by pledging.