MEASURIA Mukunda < Back  
Sport Gymnastics - Artistic
CGA Isle of Man   
Gender Men
Born 25 Jan 1989 in Manchester, ENG
Height1.67 m
Weight 67 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Newcastle, ENG
Occupation Pharmacist
Languages Gujarati, English
Higher education Pharmacy - Sunderland University: Sunderland, ENG
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He started gymnastics in 1996.
Why this sport? His parents took him to children's gymnatic classes.
Club / Team City of Newcastle Gymnastics Academy: Newcastle, ENG
Name of coach Paul Edwards
Coach from which country? United States
Coach from what year? 2008
International Debut
Year 2003
Competing for Isle of Man
General Interest
Nicknames 'Mukas' as people were too lazy to say his full name. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)
Hobbies Business, Finance and Investing. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning the overall silver medal at the 2005 Shetland Island Games. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)
Most influential person in career Paul Edwards, coach. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)
Hero / Idol Gymnast Hiroyuki Tomita. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)
Injuries He suffered an anterior cruciate ligament tear in 2007/08. He is also recovering from a left shoulder labral tear which he suffered in 2009. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs "Pray like mad." (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Work hard and you will get what you deserve." (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)
Ambitions He wants to be a doctor and run a business empire. (Athlete, 23 Aug 2010)