KOTHARI Anshul < Back  
Sport Swimming
CGA India   
Gender Men
Born 17 Dec 1989
Height1.88 m
Weight 76 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Surat, IND
Occupation Athlete
Languages English, Gujarati, Hindi
Higher education Business Administration - Indian School of Business: Hyderabad, IND
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He attended a summer camp at age eight in Surat, India.
Why this sport? He was diagnosed with chronic flat foot condition at an early age and was advised by doctors to undergo surgery. However, his parents thought there would be some better options and enrolled him in swimming.
Club / Team Gujarat: India
Training Regime He trains for five hours on weekdays and seven hours on weekends.
General Interest
Hobbies Cars. (Instagram profile, 14 Jul 2018)
Injuries He suffered a shoulder injury in 2016 which kept him out of action for four months. (thehindu.com, 11 Aug 2017)
Awards and honours He received the Torch Bearer award from the Indian School of Business in Hyderabad for his achievements in sports and activities in college during the 2017/18 year. (Instagram profile, 14 Jul 2018)

In 2014 he received the Junior Ekalavya award from Gujarat government for his achievements in sport. (bookofachievers.com, 18 Jul 2018)
Ambitions To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (thehindu.com, 11 Aug 2017)