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Raghavendra Anavekar

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Classification
S6, SB5, SM6

Further personal information

Residence
Belgaum, IND
Occupation
Coach, Education Professional
Languages
English, Hindi, Kannada
Higher education
Rani Chennamma University Belgaum: India

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Swimmers' Club Belgaum: India
Name of coach
Umesh Kalghatgi [club]

General interest

Hero / Idol
Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar. (crossthehurdles.org, 04 Feb 2011)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Work hard and create history and be an example for others." (crossthehurdles.org, 04 Feb 2011)
Awards and honours
In 2010 he was presented with the 'Ekalavya' Award for outstanding performance in sports by the government of Karnataka in India. (Facebook profile, 22 Apr 2019)
Other sports
He has won a national Para triathlon title in India. (belgaumonline.com, 07 Sep 2013)
Impairment
His impairment is due to the effects of polio as a baby. (deshkanamak.com, 01 Jan 2019)