Organisers of Ikorodu fitness festival has secured August 28th to project the first of its kind fitness event in Ikorodu division.
The event will feature warm-up, stretches, circuit cardio, skipping competition, games and entertainment, happening live at the Dangote ferry terminal in the ebute axis of Ikorodu.
To be anchored by fitness experts like Eric Brown (organisers of Gbagada fitness festival), Kemen Ekiate (BBnaija), Mrs Ugo Adeyemo (Chairman, Guild of Nigerian dance practitioners Lagos State Chapter) and Tolulope Odufeko (Organiser IKFF 2021/Style your fitness).
In his message to INN, Tolulope Odufeko asserted “Ikorodu fitness festival (IKFF) is a health and wellness advocacy platform coined out of the need to orientate, motivate, sensitive and engage Ikorodu communities on physical fitness, aerobic experience and high impact work out to encourage the youths and dance enthusiasts”
“We are looking at approximately 40 gym practitioners gracing the event with their team members, which we’ll group into different categories to properly execute our program agenda as we’re kicking off from 7 am”
“The first 200 participants will be given free bibs courtesy of PepC foundation. There will be food plus health talk as well as body check up. Toskem Table water to quench the taste of all participants. Special prices will also be given to winners of the games competition. The winner of the maiden edition of the Potentials (Ikorodu elevate) in the Music category (Taazee) will be thrilling the live audience with good music”
“Our goal is to show Ikorodu division how fitness can play a vital role in community development, how fitness can create employment, take the young lads away from the street life, prevent rape cases and improve the health conditions of our residents”
“Going forward I have to appreciate those who have shown interest in propelling this great event, Oba Kabir Adewale Shotobi (Ayangburen of Ikorodu Kingdom, Hon S.O.B Agunbiade (Majority leader Lagos State House Of Assembly representing Ikorodu Constituency 1), Prince Hakeem Olukunga, Dr Abiodun Fatai Abatan, Hon Wasiu Adesina (Executive Chairman Ikorodu local government), Mr Rotimi Erogbogbo (Chairman, Ikorodu Oga Development Association IKODASS), Regal Hall, Papy, Vino Gano, NTAB, MegaTex Paint, Azukem Hotels, Ai Royal, Olam Grams, National Youth Council Of Nigeria (Lagos State Chapter), 10/11, Eric Brown and a host of others that I can’t mention” Tolulope Odufeko Added