The assessment of the third module of coaching was held at the Victor Badminton Academy, Al-Sahil Sports Club Abu Halifa. A total of 57 students underwent the assessment which was held on June 1 and June 2, 2018. The students were categorized based on age and skill as follows: Girls under 8, under 10, under 12 and under 18; Boys under 10, under 12, under 18 and the adult category. Based on this assessment the following promotions were done 5 beginner students will move into the intermediate category and one will move into the advance category. The assessment was done by Yashin Bose and Sarin Joseph the coaches of the academy.
The students who underwent assessment are as follows:
Advance Category: Don James, Rajeev K.M, Akshara Adhikesavalu, Shreesh Anantharaj, Vinayak Devesan, Abel Thomas Jobi, Abhiram Sanalkumar, Akash Manikandan, Johan Varghese Sajan, Mohit Senthil Kumaran, S Shiveish, Sachin Pradeep, V. Prabaharran, Vaibhav Sreejith, Roshan Arya Adhikesavalu, Nikita Lillian Rebello, Nivedya Shaji, Parvathy Shine, Dharneshwar, Pranav Manikandan, Akshit Rajesh,Jubin Jerry, Aaron Sudheesh, Madhav Jayan, Upasana Mishra and Ryan John Mancha.
Beginner Category: Shlok Patel, Dakshina Ajay, Heera Chans Suneesh, Paveena Jayayel, Yana Yashin, Abhiram S Mohan, Milan Iype Joji, Abigail Pereira, Samiktha Sudhakar, Shrinethra Mugundan, Abhinav Sreejith, Saira Kenil, Abhiram S Mohan, Aditya Acharya, Anna Ephraem, Rachel Ephraem, Abhishek Kannan, Keshav Arun, Ketan Pradip Waghare, Shrivarshini Kumar,Nathan Sudheesh, Liya Lins, Anna Sara Siby, Madiha Taj, Debangan Mishra, Sidharth K.S, Jesuran Kandy, Stuthi Kandy, Adwithya Padmaraj, Akshay Ravi and Zoya Yashin
The winners are as follows:
Under 8: Gold – Abhinav Sreejith; Silver – Chris Vinod, Bronze – Keshav Arun;
Under 10: Gold – Sidharth K.S, Silver – Ketan Pradip Waghare, Bronze – Sachin Pradeep;
Under 12 boys: Gold – Vaibhav Sreejith, Silver – Allen Joseph, Bronze – Roshan Arya Adhikesavalu;
Under 18: Gold — Abhiram Sanal Kumar, Silver – Shreesh Anantraj, Bronze – Akshit Rajesh
Under 8: Gold – Zoya Yashin, Silver — Saira Kenil,
Under 10: Gold Srivarshini Kumar, Silver – Yana Yashin, Bronze — Madiha Taj and Liya Lins;
Under 12: Gold – Nivedhya Shaji, Silver – Nikitha Lillian Rebello, Bronze – Anna Sara Siby;
Under 18: Gold — Akshara Adhikesavalu, Silver – Parvathy Shine, Bronze – Upasana Mishra.
VBA thanks its sponsors Ms Al Hidaya & Ms Naushad’s Signature Restaurant, for its commitment to develop badminton in Kuwait. The VNA is conducting coaching courses for Advanced, Intermediate and Beginner levels in Abu Halifa. For details contact 60905315.