MUMBAI: International premium fitness brand Reebok on Monday announced that it has signed up Bollywood actor and fitness icon Nargis Fakhri as its women’s fitness ambassador to reinforce its commitment to women fitness enthusiasts in India.
Nargis will represent the brand for their ‘Studio’ category, an innovative line of products focused on dance, aerobics and yoga designed especially for the women consumers.
Talking about the association, Adidas Group India MD Erick Haskell said, "Through our recent association with John Abraham as the brand’s new men’s fitness ambassador and now with Nargis Fakhri coming on board as the women’s ambassador, we aim to engage the customer at every touch point and encourage them to adopt the philosophy of Fit for Life.”
Sharing her thoughts, Nargis said: “Being fit is not just about working out and looking good, it’s about having a positive attitude, making the right fitness choices and participating in activities one enjoys. I am looking forward to this association and hope to build a positive momentum for the brand and for women’s fitness in India.”
Reebok’s other high profile brand ambassadors include ace cricketers Captain MS Dhoni, Gautam Gambhir, Unmukt Chand, hockey majors Sandeep Singh and Sardar Singh, fitness trainers Piyush Pandey and Dheepesh Bhatt and Bollywood actor John Abraham.
Studio is a new collection of women shoes which targets fitness freaks who practice dance, aerobics and yoga. Adidas Group India‘s MD Erick Haskell revealed that the new collection symbolises aspiring and fun loving personas and hence Nargis has been signed for this product.