Dr. GK Ganapathy Reddy

SHAPING UP THE FITNESS REVOLUTION.

Dr. GK Ganapathy Reddy, Founder, Chairman, Stayfit Health And Fitness World Pvt. Ltd. Shares his entrepreneurial journey on improving the fitness and health industry of India.

Fondly called as ‘Stayfit Reddy’, Dr. GK Ganapathy Reddy has been providing fitness solutions across India for over 2 decades. He was instrumental in bringing the best of global Fitness Brands to India, in collaboration with the World’s largest Fitness company, ICON Health & Fitness Inc, USA. He is the recipient of the Global Fitness Award for his outstanding contribution to expanding Fitness Business in India.

Fondly called as ‘Stayfit Reddy’, Dr. GK Ganapathy Reddy has been providing fitness solutions across India for over 2 decades. He was instrumental in bringing the best of global Fitness Brands to India, in collaboration with the World’s largest Fitness company, ICON Health & Fitness Inc, USA. He is the recipient of the Global Fitness Award for his outstanding contribution to expanding Fitness Business in India.

GK Ganapathy Reddy founded Stayfit in 1996. A pioneer and the fastest-growing premier Fitness Company, has been in Health and Fitness business for nearly 25 years, catering to various segments and strata of society. Currently, Stayfit has its chain of fitness equipment showrooms in 33 locations across India, with over 300 fitness experts and lakhs of satisfied customers across the country.

Retaining customers by forming meaningful partnerships, Stayfit also ensures to keep improving customer experience, through the use of enhanced interactive technology and feedback systems., at the touch of their fingers via tablets and smart TVs. Dr. Reddy shares, ‘We are providing performance reports, training tutorials, to enhance the user experience. We want them to stay involved and participate in the process of being fit.’ Stayfit always maintains and upholds its motto of ‘Building activities include walkathons, marathons, and also includes events that offer a holistic approach to a healthy mind, body, and soul.

Dr. Reddy believes, “Trust is the foundational principle that holds all relationships. Trust is built with consistency, the trust we repose in the higher power also wants everyone to strive for success. Stayfit revolves around that “Trust” by offering the best of fitness equipment at an affordable price, with reliable
service and support’’.

The Building Healthy India Mission (BHIM) is the brain-child of Gurukulam Ganapathy Reddy. He launched BHIM with a vision to equip people with the most innovative and cost-effective fitness products which enable people to be fit & healthy.

The Stayfit walkathon’ was initiated by him, being conducted in Bangalore and with the promise to spread “fitness awareness” across the country is on the cards. As a part of building a “healthy India”, he has evolved India’s first-ever health publication called Stayfit Health & Lifestyle Magazine. Stayfit Magazine is dedicated for Physical, Mental, Emotional & Spiritual Well-being of people.

Over the years, Dr. Reddy is keen to learn from people, places, and situations. In his view, this vast experience, and knowledge sharing has helped him evolve personally, professionally & spiritually. Having traveled widely across Asia, Europe & America, several times he advocates his learnings that are enriched by the understanding of life, through a well-designed lifestyle that enshrines ‘Loving & Giving’ as the core principle.

Dr. GK Ganapathy Reddy, Chairman of Stayfit Health and Fitness world Pvt. Ltd was the Guest of Honor
at International Economic Summit held on 20th August 2019 in Bangkok, Thailand along with other Dignitaries Dr. Phatsorn Issarangkura, Hon’ble General, Government of Thailand, H.E.Mrs. Suchitra Durai, Hon’ble Ambassador & PR TO UNESCAP Embassy of India, Thailand, H.E. Isabelle Lafforgue, Princess of France, Mr. Korn Dabbaransi, Hon’ble Former Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand.

Dr. Reddy has received the most prestigious “International Icon Award” from International Economic Studies Summit along with the honorary doctorate for Building Healthy India Mission. He is the recipient of ‘The Global Fitness Award’ for his outstanding contribution to expanding Fitness Business in India. Dr. Reddy is also the recipient of UDYOG RATAN AWARD in recognition of his achievements and dedication towards the Corporate sector.

India has evolved into a new fitness and gym industry primarily amongst the youth. Considering the potential, Dr. Reddy launched large and medium format spaces as the Stayfit centers, with a vision of 1000 STAY FIT Hubs across the country in the next 4 years. The company has ventured into Food & Beverage and in its highly successful first offering is the ORSFit, the instant energy drink, as the perfect post-workout drink. Currently headquartered in Bangalore, Dr. Reddy plans to reach Super Markets, Corporates, Educational Institutions Pan India, with an array of nutritious, healthy food and drinks.

Dr. GK Ganapathy Reddy has opened – Gurukulam Global Residential School spread over 20 acres, as one of its kind offering our children with the best of labs, a well-equipped gym, a large library, and ever-evolving sports facilities. He also successfully runs Kids Montessori Schools for young children, in lieu of his 360-degree holistic approach to health and fitness.

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