Food lovers Rocky and Mayur talk about their new journey where they aim to shed some extra pounds
THEY are Indiaa��s most popular food enthusiastsA�on televisionA�andA�have the coveted jobA�ofA�sampling delicious cuisinesA�across the country. RockyA�SinghA�and MayurA� Sharmaa��whoA�shot to fame as anchors ofA�Highway on my Plate, on NDTV Good Timesa��are back with a new show, Get Fit with Rocky and Mayur.A�Turning their back on kebabs and gulab jamuns, they willA�be seen sweating it out. a�?We will be working out while on a journey across India. Wea��ll be eating too, but this time it will be to stay healthy,a�? says Singh.A�The duo aims to show that getting healthy does not mean quitting your favorite meals, but substituting them with healthier ones.
Speaking about their 15-week shoot, Sharma says, a�?We put in a lot of effort. We are known for eating tasty yet fatty foods, and this time it is completely different. At the beginning of the journey, my aim was to shed at least 10 kilograms and I have lost five already. However, Rocky has lost 15 kg.a�?
The show, which premiered last Sunday will compriseA�13 episodes this season. Hoping that their fans will accept their new image, Singh says, a�?We aim to tell people that if we can stay fit with some focus and a few alterations in our diet, then anyone can be fit. And it is fun to stay fit, too.a�? The show will also follow Singh and SharmaA�as they try their hand at yoga, pilates, spinning and gym training, with special instructors.
Every Sunday, atA�9.30 pm,A�on NDTV Good Times
a�� Nishad Neelambaran