SHETE Akshata < Back  
Sport Gymnastics - Rhythmic
CGA India   
Gender Women
Born 07 Mar 1991 in Bombay, IND
Height1.57 m
Weight 49 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Mumbai, IND
Occupation Student
Higher education Raja Anandilal Poddar College: Mumbai, IND
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started Gymnastics lessons at the age of 6 in India.
Why this sport? Her father, a renowned sports organizer, firmly insisted that Akshata should attend regular training classes and kept a close watch on her development in gymnastics.
Training Regime She devotes five to six hours a day to practice and follows a strict diet.
International Debut
Year 2009
Competing for India
Tournament World Championships
Location Mie
General Interest
Injuries She had severe back problems during puberty. Doctors stopped her from bending backward for an entire year. She is continuously developing her back flexibility. (Gymnastics Federation of India, 14 Sep 2010)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs She is always particular about her costumes and makeup which she feels adds flavour to her competition performance. (Gymnastics Federation of India, 14 Sep 2010)
Famous relatives Her father is a renowned sports organizer. (Gymnastics Federation of India, 14 Sep 2010)
Ambitions To win international medals. (Gymnastics Federation of India, 14 Sep 2010)