Gymnastics Federation of India News
GFI publicate the news bulletin: Mr. Raj Bhavsar who is an Indo-American Olympic Bronze Medalist was at Delhi, India on 1st June 2009. He is interested in coaching the Indian Gymnastics Team, if given a chance. Mr. Bhavsar said that he had come with open mind to give back whatever he had achieved. It has not been easy for him to win the bronze medal in the Beijing Olympic 2008 and he would like to share his experiences with Indian Gymnastics Team and help them with technical details involving in the sports.
Indian gymnasts need just a spark through some good performances at highest level to catapult them to success and he would like to help in attaining that through interactive sessions. An Artistic Gymnast with roots in Gujrat India, Mr. Bhavsar feels that Indian Gymnastics need greater public awareness, which can come through live entertainment shows as there is lack of public awareness about gymnastics in India. Mr. Bhavsar also invented the new element on Rings (may be seen in the new code of points at Sl. No. 41 of Group IV). A member of 2001 and 2003 World Champion American team and Beijing Olympic 2008 Bronze
Medalist, Mr. Bhavsar was named the recipient of the south Asian Excellence Award for sports at New York on 9th May 2009. He met with Gymnastics Federation of India and the CWG 2010 Organizing Committee to discuss about India’s preparation for CWG 2010. He also visited the gymnastics facilities at National Sports Academy at Allahabad on 2nd June 2009 & met with the officials and MAG Core Group Probable of CWG 2010 there.
Attachment you can find the bulletin