Mumbai is a city where dreams become reality. Some people bring their dreams here to fulfill them and some, see their dreams right in the city’s lap. Hardik Unadket did the latter. Mumbai boy Unadket took up Taekwondo as a child and right from then, he’d dreamt of taking Taekwondo to as many Indians as he could. The dream is finally a reality and with his fitness academy, he has started coaching people from all age groups and all stratas of the society, this beautiful martial art.
Always inclined towards physical activities, Hardik was extremely active as a youngster and represented his school in various sports events like Football, Shot-put, and Taekwondo at different levels. As a young boy, he was also interested in theater and has represented his school at national level at Manali in 2002.
But, it was his love for Taekwondo which was special. Back in 2003, when Hardik was only about 14, he received his first black belt. Yes, his first! Such was his love for this art, that even at this tender age, he knew Taekwondo is what he will be making his career in.
Around the same time, Hardik started coaching Taekwondo coach. This was in 2003.
In 2005, he won a gold medal in the Kendriya Vidyalaya District Games. Then in 2010, he won a bronze medal in Open National Championship. He won his first international gold medal in the 6th World Cultural Expo at Seoul, Korea, in 2012. In 2014, Hardik won a bronze medal at Open National Level Championship held in Delhi.
In 2013, Hardik earned himself the degree of a Rehab Trainer and Master Rehab Trainer which he got from Rehab Trainer, Australia. Also in 2013, he attained the degree of Zumba Fitness Trainer at Asia Fitness Convention in Bangkok. It was over here that he became a certified Pilates Trainer as well. Then in 2014, Hardik successfully cleared the Refree Refresher Course for Taekwondo, and received certification for the same.
Hardik Unadket’s Fitness Academy focuses on fitness training and Taekwondo batches, primarily. The academy also caters to special population.