Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi
Fitting into a dress like Deepika in ‘Tamasha’ or showing off abs like Varun in ‘Dishoom’ is only a dream for many of us. With Celebrities sharing their fitness journeys on social media, we not only know what they eat but where they exercise as well. Here is a list of eight celebrity trainers who have helped the B-town stars get into shape, and if you had to go for a session with them, how much would it cost you.
Payal Gidwani Tiwari
A yoga expert, Payal Gidwani Tiwari is a certified instructor and founder of Cosmic Fusion, a wellness studio in Mumbai. Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan are a part of her client list. She is known for her holistic approach to her practice.
How much she will cost you: A personal session with Payal will cost you INR 6,000. Payal takes 12 classes every month.
Owner of Yasmin’s Body Image, Yasmin Karachiwala is a pilates expert who has trained the likes of Katrina Kaif, Kareena Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Deepika Padukone. A BASI certified pilates trainer, Yasmin has been in the business for 22 years. Awarded several times, she is known to give the Bollywood beauties a toned body with her expertise.
How much she will cost you: 12 sessions at Yasmin’s Body Image will cost you INR 19,500.
Known for giving Amir Khan his much talked about six pack during the movie ‘Ghajni’, Satyajit Chaurasia is a popular name among B-town celebs. With 28 years of experience, Satyajit is known for the extensive training he puts his clients through.
How much he will cost you: There are various programmes one can do with Satyajit Chaurasia, which last for a minimum of 6 months. These will typically cost anywhere between INR 10,000 to 1 lakh.
Famous for making Farhan Akhtar sculpt his athletic body for ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’, Samir Joura has trained the likes of Priyanka Chopra and Hritik Roshan as well. Samir is known for his vigorous training as well as the diet plans he gives.
How much he will cost you: A month’s fees is anywhere between INR 3-4 lakhs, which includes nutrition chart as well.
Deanne Pandey has trained Shahrukh Khan, Bipasha Basu and Lara Dutta. Author of two books, Deanne is a fitness and gym instructor who owns Play Health and Fitness. She is known for perfectly blending the right exercise and diet regime.
How much she will cost you: An annual package at Play Health and Fitness will cost you INR 22,000 plus taxes. A personal session with 12 classes a month with Deanne will cost INR 6,000 to 11,000.
Founder of Cindy’s bootcamp, Cindy Jourdain is a crossfit coach and a qualified personal trainer. Known to work with Jacqueline Fernandez and Shraddha Kapoor, Cindy is famous for her intense workouts.
How much she will cost you: Your per session cost with Cindy would be INR 1,200 and for 12 classes, it will cost you INR 12,000.
Owner of Radhika’s balanced body, Radhika Karle is behind Sonam Kapoor’s toned body. A nutritionist, yoga and pilates instructor, Radhika is known for her philosophy of “everything in moderation”.
How much she will cost you: One session with Radhika will cost you approximately INR 6,000. A month’s package would come around INR 50,000.
The youngest of the lot, Namrata Purohit is a certified pilates instructor and co-founder of the Pilates studio. Namrata is also known to train people with injuries like slip disk. Malaika Arora Khan and Sara Ali Khan are some of the celebrities she can often be seen doing pilates with in her studio.
How much she will cost you: A monthly package, one on one session with the pilates expert will cost you INR 32,000.