DAVE Avani Kardam < Back  
Sport Synchronised Swimming
CGA India   
Gender Female
Born 06 Jul 1991
Height1.56 m
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She began the sport in December, 2005, just four months prior to competing at the Commonwealth Games.
Name of coach Leslie Sproule
Coach from which country? Canada
Coach from what year? 2006
General Interest
She was India's only synchronised swimmer at the 2006 Commonwealth Games, having taken up the sport just four months prior to the event. She trained in an outdoor pool in Mumbai, and with no underwater speaker available, her coach would keep rhythm by beating a spoon against the pools railings. (news.oneindia.in, 20 Mar 2006)