Events & TV Appearances

Check out events & TV appearances Kenta has participated in & find out where you can see him next! 

Good Morning America

Kenta joined his friends Jeanette Jenkins & Jaime McFaden on GMA for a fun fitness segment with host Michael Strahan!

KTLA 5 news los angeles + AAPTIV

Kenta is back on KTLA morning news, this time talking about the Aaptiv App!

Kenta + ASOS Event

Kenta partnered with one of his favorite clothing brands ASOS, and hosted their first fitness event in Los Angeles.

100 Ab challenge with Cassey Ho

Kenta is featured in another of Cassey Ho’s YouTube videos, this time doing 100 reps of a crazy hard ab exercise.

How do you think he did?


Kenta + 2XU Event

Kenta partnered with the premier athletic clothing line 2XU for a fitness event at their new flagship store in Los Angeles.


GLOW by Netflix Event

Netflix hosted an 80's takeover event at the legendary Muscle Beach in Venice, California! Kenta took the stage with his friends, including fitness icon Jeanette Jenkins, and attempted 80's aerobics.

How do you think he did? Click below to find out!


ktla 5 news los angeles

Watch this fun gliding workout segment Kenta led on KTLA, the most watched morning news in Los Angeles!


maxima fitness mexico 2017

This is the 3rd year Kenta has been invited back to lead classes & workshops at Maxima Fitness, the largest convention in Mexico! This year he sold out a workshop certifying the students in a new class using floor gliders.

asian american men in media

Kenta spoke on a panel of Asian American men who discussed the diverse challenges and stereotypes they have faced working in media industries.


canfit pro world fitness expo 2017

Kenta shared the stage yet again with Jillian Michaels, this time at the CanFit Pro World Fitness Expo in Toronto, Canada. They lead a group of over 400 people through a challenging Jillian Michaels Bodyshred class!


youtube viral video

With over 16 MILLION views on YouTube alone, what better way to debut on YouTube than with some of YouTube's biggest female stars? Watch this hilarious viral video Kenta is featured in alongside Cassey HoLilly Singh, Rosanna Pansino, Lindsey Stirling, & iJustine


stair climb for los angeles 2017

The YMCA of Downtown Los Angeles hosts an annual Stair Climb for Los Angeles event, and Kenta trained their youth group to prepare for the climb.

You can watch as Kenta leads a group warm up on the FOX morning TV show Good Day LA!

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summer shape up event

Shape Magazine partnered with Kenta for 2 years in a row for their annual Summer Shape Up event, and he led multiple sold out workout classes alongside some of the biggest names in the fitness industry.

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the zoo

The Zoo is a syndicated TV show that focuses on millennial culture. Kenta discussed topics ranging from fitness to Asian-American equality, and even tried a partner exercise with the hosts at the end! 

Why is the Asian Vote Being Ignored?

In this non-fitness related video feature, Kenta addresses the fact that American media and culture has been ignorant of the Asian American voter and our value to society and the electorate. 

abc 7 news

Kenta is featured in a news segment about a fitness event in Los Angeles funding cancer research.

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just jillian

Kenta made his reality TV debut being featured in a new show on the E! Network starring his friend & mentor Jillian Michaels. One of the episodes followed Jillian as she produced Kenta's workout video series, Fusion 15.

Hollywood Today Live

Hollywood today live

On this live national TV segment, Kenta discusses his relationship with Jillian Michaels and they play a clip from her reality show Just Jillian. He then leads the hosts through a few exercises!


The real

Kenta & his friend Lisa Kinder lead a fun partner workout segment on the nationally syndicated talk show The REAL.


self workout in the park

Self Magazine hosted an annual fitness event that drew thousands of people, and Kenta led mass classes at their events in San Francisco in 2012 & Chicago in 2013!

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the insider

Kenta  was featured on the national TV show The Insider and gave tips on how celebrities stay fit.