Stepathlon Lifestyle Pvt. Ltd. (SLPL) Corporate Wellness Company
Stepathlon is a 12-month employee wellness program, which includes a global 75 Day Race
around a ‘virtual world’ which helps employees from organisations of all sizes, across all
industries and countries lead healthier, happier and more productive lives. It’s global, mass
participation format motivates the everyday athlete to take 10,000 steps a day, as
recommended by global health authorities. Our aim is to move the nation to a healthier life by
breaking the cycle of sedentary behaviour and helping people understand and manage their
health and wellbeing, and by rewarding them for achieving their health goals.
Stepathlon was established in 2012, with the vision of providing a holistic health and wellness ecosystem and changing lives for the better. Over the last four years, Stepathlon has evolved towards fulfilling this vision. The 75 Day Race is part of a wider 12-month ‘Stepping Stones’ program, which guides and motivates Stepathletes to maintain healthy habits year-round.
The Stepathlon Health and Wellness Platform combines competitive and co-operative motivators in a growing community of health enthusiasts. Using features such as challenges and nutrition guidance, our support system hub encourages healthy behavioural change. Referred to as the “Potential Facebook of Wellness” by Business India, the Stepathlon community-based Wellness Platform serves as real-time hub for a variety of social and gamification tools.
Since 2012, we’ve catered to over 349,000 Stepathletes from over 664 companies across 938 locations in 55 countries. We’re changing lives. Join our movement to make lives better.
Co-founder & CEO
Ravi Krishnan, formerly Managing Director of IMG South Asia, was part of a four-member team that set up IMG’s Indian operations in 1995. During a 16 year tenure, Ravi has played a key role in the creation, commercialisation and operation of landmark properties in the field of sport and lifestyle, including the Sahara Cup (Cricket), Chennai Open (Tennis), Lakme India Fashion Week, Avantha Masters (Golf) and Indian Premier League (Cricket). As such, his proven ability in nurturing emerging projects will play a vital role in the growth of SLPL, an entrepreneurial venture that aims to make health and fitness a part of daily life.
A lawyer by training from Australia’s prestigious Monash University, Ravi also competed in the Australian Open (Tennis) at junior level, and played in Victoria’s District Cricket Competition.
Naturally Ravi remains an avid sport and fitness enthusiast.
Co-founder & CEO
Chief Wellness Officer & Co-founder
Shane Bilsborough is an internationally renowned nutrition and exercise expert, and author of three bestsellers in the health and fitness space. He played a key role in the formation of the Foundation for Chronic Disease Prevention (FCDP), and instigated multi-university collaboration on research into how incidental activity can reduce the risk of heart disease, type II diabetes, obesity and mental illness.
Shane earned a Master’s Degree in Nutrition focused on Fat Metabolism, Exercise Physiology and Chronic Disease Management from Deakin University in Melbourne Australia, has had three research papers published, and as a subject matter expert has held senior advisory roles with many major global entities.
Shane also co-founded and jointly managed the Global Corporate Challenge (GCC), and as such his domain expertise and extensive background in nutrition/exercise/chronic disease management gives him a unique skill set that plays a critical role in the functioning of Stepathlon.
A track and field athlete, Shane represented Australia at junior level, held the Australian junior triple jump record, and earned 23 medals in Victorian and Australian Championships at both junior and senior level.