Sport: Speed & Ice Skating
Dr. Varsha S. Puranik
Dr. Varsha Puranik is a Speed Inline Roller Skating and Ice Skating athlete. Varsha has represented India at the Asian Games (Guangzhou 2010 , Palembang Indonesia 2018) and the Asian Championships in 2001, 2004, 2012, 2014 and 2016.
Varsha was awarded the prestigious Ekalavya Award in 2013 by the Government of Karnataka. Varsha represents Karnataka at the National Championships and has won over 50 gold medals - the highest no. of gold medals in the country in Speed & Ice Skating.
Varsha lives in Mysuru, is a doctor by profession and trains under eminent coach K. Srikantha Rao at Rao's Skating Club in Mysuru.
Renjith is one of the top cyclists in the country. Renjith won the Kerala State Cycling Championship twice in 2017 and 2018. Renjith finished in the Top 8 at the National Cycling Championship Time Trial event. Renjith has won the 2018 and 2019 Velo a Ooty 150 km Road Cycling Championships back to back.
Vinay is one of the country's top motor cycling rally athlete. Vinay was the 2nd runner's up in the Indian National Rally Sprint Champion 2020 in the 165cc category.
Vinay was the 1st runner up in the Hero Xpulse 200 . Was awarded the Rider of the year 2020.
Vinay is a 3 time Maruti Suzuki Dakshin Dare Winner 2017, 2018 & 2019 and a 2 time SJOBA Rally Winner 2018, 2019.
Joel is one the top cyclists from Kerala. Joel finished 3rd in U23 Kerala State Cycling Championships 2021 held at Trivandrum. He will be representing Kerala at the Road Nationals. Joel won the District trials in 2019 and 2020. He also stood first in in the Canoli Triathlon conducted by Irinjalakuda Cycle Club in 2019. Joel topped the Kovai 30km ITT in 2019.
Anantha is one of the top track cyclists in the country. He has represented INDIA at the Asia Championships, 2019 in South Korea and the Asia Cup in 2019 at New Delhi. Anantha won the bronze medal at the Khelo India team sprint event in 2019. Anantha won the gold at the National Track Cycling Championships Sub junior Individual Pursuit Event and the bronze in Team Pursuit Event in 2018-19.
Aman is one the most promising young cyclists in Kerala. Aman stood 3rd at the u-18 District Track Cycling Competition in 2019 and finished 2nd in the U-18 Kerala State Road Cycling Trials in 2021. Aman will be representing Kerala in the U-18 category at the Road Nationals this year.
Lalchenba is one of India's top track cyclist. Lalchenba has represented India at the Asian Track Championship held at Jakarta , Indonesia in 2019 and won the Bronze medal in Team Pursuit Event. At the Track Asia Cup in held at New Delhi, 2019, he won the silver medal in junior point race and a bronze medal in the Scratch race.