Talking About The ‘Asia Championships’ with Melanie Lim

Talking About The ‘Asia Championships’ with Melanie Lim

High intensity functional fitness is not going anywhere! and placing it into a competition or sport is getting more popular, and in Asia, the Asia Championships are leading the pack!

The largest gathering of all Asian countries and top functional fitness competitors met in Bangkok on June 19-21st 2015 for the first ever Asia Championships finals. This first year was already huge as 5 regions (16 countries) made up this first seasons battle; Hong Kong, Thailand, Philippines, South Korea, Brunei, and also included athletes from Indonesia, China, Taiwan, and Japan.

In this episode of Active Life Asia, we sit with Asia Championships co-director Melanie Lin, who left a full time career in marketing with one of the world’s largest marketing agencies to follow her passion of competitive functional fitness with her co-director Mike Mogard and discuss everything Asia competitive fitness, where it is, where it is going, what went really well, and what changes we can look forward to in 2016, and much, MUCH more.

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ps: Under Armour or Nike, y’all better get on this!

Talking About The 'Asia Championships' with Melanie Lim