WALKING FOOTBALL4HEALTH (WAF4H)
Celebrity Chef Amri Azim @Steak Me
Dr Dee Dee Mahmood,
Exercise Physiologist/ Nutritionist,
cordially request the honour of your presence to
Launch of Official Theme Song of WaF4H,
the rock version of "Terbang Helang" (EMI Record) performed LIVE by DJ Elfie of Radio Warna 94.2FM and his band AKHIR
Walking Football for Health (WaF4H): Community Health Empowerment Movement
Walking Football4Health is a Communities-Crossing-Countries Health Empowerment Movement, pooling together women and men of all ages (from teenagers to 70's) with different levels of fitness (from sedentary to the fit) with various levels of health status, from the healthy to those with diabetes, hypertension, arthritis, asthma and even post cancer
It is a research initiative driven by Celebrity, Dee Dee Mahmood, multi-award winning Exercise Physiologist, Nutritionist & Academic Adjunct Senior Lecturer (International Collaborations) of Edith Cowan University Australia (School of Medical & Health Sciences) supported by Edith Cowan University Australia, International Sports Academy, Eunos Community Sports Club, Singapore
Walking Football4Health is also supported by renowned multi-award winning Celebrity Chef Amri Azim of Steak Me.
Chef Amri who had a personal experience with stroke and cancer and Dee Dee who was once morbidly obese and who had lost 4 family members due to stroke, heart attack, diabetes and cancer.
Their adversity brought them together to promote health to the community, combating obesity and non-communicable diseases which interferes with the productivity and quality of life.
Walking Football4Health & Scientific Research:
Walking Football's scientific findings on cardiovascular fitness and metabolic intensity was accepted and presented by Dee Dee Mahmood at the American College of Sports Medicine North West Annual Meeting in Bend, Oregon on Feb 23, 2018.
Dee Dee Mahmood's international research collaborations with Prof Dr Robert Newton (Associate Dean of Medical & Exercise Sciences Research & Exercise Medicine Research Institute, Edith Cowan University Australia) and the Past President of American College of Sports Medicine North-West, Prof Dr Dan Heil (University of Montana, U.S.A.) on Walking Football4Health was selected and published as the "Highlighted Article" for the Journal of Physical Education, Fitness and Sports.
Walking Football has also been invited by the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM) to showcase an Exhibition Match against Malaysia Football Legends and Heads of FAM, Asian Football Confederation, Malaysian Football Confederation to introduce Walking Football to the Malaysian community.
Harian Metro Media Coverage on Walking Football4Health in FAM
Plaque Presentation to Dato HJ Hamidin, Secretary General, President Elect of Football Association of Malaysia (FAM)
Chef Amri Azim