POSTS AND ACHEIVEMENTS

  • Office Bearer & ORGANISATIONAL AND PROMOTIONAL WORK


    • Worked as International Referee in Gymnastics and officiated in the IX Asian Games 1982 and Junior Asian Gymnastics Championships, 1992 at New Delhi.

    • Was appointed by Yoga Confederation of India as Competition Director for ‘Yoga on Rope’ Competitions, during the XIII Yoga World Cup, held at Madrid, Spain in October 2004.

    • Appointed as Hon. Secretary of the International Mallakhamb Federation at the 2nd World Cup Mallakhamb Championships held in Brazil in 2002.

    • Lead Mallakhamb teams abroad for the promotion of Mallakhamb since 1997.

      1. Japan (1997)
      2. France (1998)
      3. UK (1998)
      4. USA (1999)
      5. Re Union Island (2002)
      6. Dubai (2003)
      7. Mauritius (2003)
      8. Malaysia (2004)
      9. Spain (2004)
      10. Germany (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
      11. Singapore (2006)
      12. Czech Republic (2007).

  • OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS CONFFERED BY GOVERNMENT:


  • 1. “SHREE SHIV CHATRAPATI AWARD” 1982-83 as Sports Worker, in Mallakhamb, Conferred by the Government of Maharashtra, in May 1984.
    2. “District Sports Award 2003" as Best Mallakhamb coach, given by Mumbai City District Sports Office of Directorate of Sports & Youth Services, Maharashtra state in July 2004.
    3. “Dadoji Kondadev Puraskar 2003-04" as Best Coach, in Mallakhamb, conferred by the Government of Maharashtra, in February 2005.

  • OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS CONFFERED by other Institutions:


  • 1. “SAMAJSHILPI AWARD” given by Nanasaheb Dandekar Trust, Mumbai, in November 1997.
    2. “BALAMBHATTADADA DEODHAR AWARD” by Maharashtra Amateur Mallakhamb Association, Pune, in November 1998.
    3. “BEST TEACHERS AWARD” by Lions Club, Mira Road, in September 1999.
    4. “MILIND KAMBLE SPORTS AWARD” by Milind Kamble Smruti Pratishthan, Ahmednagar, in May 2001.
    5. “UDAY LAD SPORTS EXCELLENCE AWARD” by U.R.L. Foundation, Mumbai, in May 2001.
    6. “MALLAKHAMB KREEDA PURASKAR” by Manohar Vichare Pratishthan, Mumbai, in July 2001.
    7. “Manthan Puraskar” by the Manthan Foundation, Pune in November 2002.
    8. “VISHWAKALYAN MAHAPRAKALPA PURASKAR” for selflessly serving the society, by Manashakti Prayogkendra, Lonavala in December 2002.
    9. “Goregaon Sports Club Award” for contribution in the field of Mallakhamb, in June 2003.
    10. First “VISHNUANNA PATIL STATE LEVEL AWARD” 2003-04 by Digvijay Vyayam Sanastha, Sangli, as Best Mallakhamb Coach, in October 2003.
    11. “LOKHITWADI DESHMUKH PURASKAR” awarded by Marathi Vrittapatra Lekhak Sangh, for Newspaper writing skills, in June 2004.
    12. “Prof. Manikrao Excellence Award” as Best Coach, by Shree Samartha Vyayam Mandir, Dadar, in July 2004.
    13. “Vocational Excellence Award 2004-2005” by Rotary Club of Deonar R.I. District 3140, Deonar, Mumbai in October 2004.
    14. “State level Raktakarna Award” by Raktanand Group, Maharashtra, for donating blood for more than 50 times, in December 2004.
    15. “Madhavrao Maharaj Scindia Award” 2004 by Shantai Education Society, for contribution in the field of Sports, in January 2005.
    16. “Samaj Shakti Puraskar” 2006 for the contribution in the field of Sports by Hariharputra Bhajan Samaj, Chembur in May 2006.
    17. “ Khelratna” Sahyadri Navratna Award 2007 by Mumbai Doordarshan Kendra, Sahyadri Vahini.