KUMAR Vijay < Back  
Sport Shooting
CGA India   
Gender Men
Born 19 Aug 1985 in Harsor, IND
Height1.70 m
Weight 60 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Indore, IND
Occupation Serves in the Army
Languages Hindi, English
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team Army Marksmanship Unit: India
Name of coach Smirnoc Pavel [personal], Sunny Thomas [national]
Handedness Right
International Debut
Year 2005
Competing for India
General Interest
Hobbies FIghting, shooting, boxing and table tennis. (issf-sports.org, 08 Feb 2010)
Awards and honours In 2006 he won the Arjuna Award, an annual award presented by the Indian government to the highest achieving Indian sportsperson. (himachal.us, 08 Feb 2010)
Other information RANK PROMOTION
He received a promotion in the Indian Army, to the rank of Naib Subedar, as a reward for his gold medals at the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia. (Indian eNews.com, 14 Aug 2006)