Our Little Champions
The Yacht Club of Hyderabad in its short existence of 5 years has trained the following champions at the national level.
Rishab Nayar just 14 years as in 2015 and already the under 18 Youth National Champion and Silver Medallist at the India International Regatta. Rishab is also the Topper National Champion. Intensively trained at the Yacht Club , Rishab is from Silver Oaks School in the 10th Grade and dreams of sailing in the Olympics.
Juhi Desai Started sailing at the age of 8 and she could barely pull her boat on shore. Juhi is in 2015 placed at India No. 13. Excellent for her age and she hopes to represent India in a few years at the Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia. Juhi is studying at Delhi Public School, Diamond Point
Tanishq Desai finished 8th at the Laser Nationals and at 13 in 2015 has sailed the Topper and 420 Classes. Won the Topper Class Nationals at Goa in 2015 and makes a spectacular crew. Tanishq is known to be a devil with the Racing Rules. Also a student of Delhi Public School
Leela Sagar was the 2014 National Champion, He won the Monsoon Regatta and has also participated in the Singapore Nationals. Leela has dropped out of sailing to pursue his studies at Udbhav School
Ragi Rajnikanth is the Silver Medallist at the Topper Nationals and is currently sailing the Laser Radial Class. He wants to move over to a double hander and represent India in the near future.
Shivram Nanubala finished No. 8 at the Laser Nationals and in 2015 finished 4th at the Omtimist under 16 Nationals at Pune. He is currently studying at St. Mary's Junior College, Basheerbagh