RASHI VATS / FOX 26
Rashi, who will also be a guest MC at the Fit Meal Challenge, to most Houstonians is recognized as a familiar face. That's because the vibrant news anchor and reporter has been coming to you from the small screen since she joined Fox 26 Houston in August 2013. Known for her energy and passion for in bringing breaking news to all of us viewers, Rashi is also a great advocate to health and overall fitness, so it is only fitting that she judges in the event.
Rashi's favorite food is the classic burger and fries.
BRIAN CHING / DYNAMO LEGEND
Brian Ching is not only one of Houston's favorite all-time athlete, but one of the most decorated, eight of those years with the Houston Dynamo. Bringing the city of Houston, not one, but two Championships. Brian was a professional soccer player for 12 years and also a member of the US National Team for 8 years.
Brian's favorite food is prime rib.
BRUCE MATTHEWS / NFL HALL-OF-FAMER
Bruce Matthews is one of the most decorated NFL players in history. He played 19 seasons, made All-Pro in three difference positions and once he retired, he was inducted to the NFL Hall of Fame. Bruce just also recently published a book on his and his family's impact on the NFL and sports as a whole, "The First Family of Football."
Bruce's favorite food is steak.
RASHARD LEWIS / NBA GREAT
Rashard Lewis is a 17 year vet in the NBA that also collected a All-Star honors, as well as a Championship ring with the Miami Heat. Soon after his NBA career retirement, Rashard team up with many celebrities and is heading a new professional basketball league, the Big 3.
Rashard's favorite food is steak.
King Keraun has parlayed his social media success into his own YouTube channel, and he's now working with Disney's Maker Studios on distributing his video content. With his witty clips and videos, King Keraun has captured the attention of millions, his facebook and instagram accounts have over 5 million followers.
King's favorite food is steak.
FARRAH AKHTAR / YELP
Yogi, runner, wine swirler, queso enthusiast; constantly on the prowl for H-town's hidden gems and coolest local businesses. As the Yelp Houston Community Manager for nearly 10 years, she's in charge of growing the Yelp community; educating biz owners how to use Yelp's free tools; hosts rad events; and is proud to be Houston's number one cheerleader!
Farrah's favorite food is champagne.
The Sugar Land Skeeters mascot Swatson was named the 2016 Minor League Mascot of the Year by MascotInsider. With over 150,000 votes, Swatson beat out everyone to take the championship title!
Swatson will be in charge of choosing the "Spirit Award" winner among all the companies competing.
Swatson's favorite food is bugs.
There is no one that has had insights to battles then Ronnie Shields. Ronnie is one of the world's best boxing coach. Some of his past and current clients include Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield, Pernell Whitaker, current World Champs Jermall Charlo and Erislandy Lara. Knowing that the Fit Meal Challenge is going to be a battle of ages, Ronnie fits to be a great judge for this event.
Ronnie's favorite food is fried chicken.
YOU - THE POPULAR VOTE
Besides the celebrity judges, you and those in attendance will have a vote as well. Sample all those competing, and at the end, cast your vote on "Houston's Top Fit Meal Company." Want to impact the outcome? invite as many of your friends to the event so they can each place a vote!