Star of the week
Abhijeet Dhere, a student of class 8 of Adarsh V V High School, Margao has won many accolades in gymnastics within a few years of his training. Recently, he has been selected for the International Aerobics Gymnastic Asian Cup at Delhi. A total of 18 gymnasts were selected from all over India including Abhijeet.
Abhijeet started training at the age of 2. 5 years. He has been training for the last ten years at Campal, Porvorim, Nageshi and Margao. Currently he is training at Adarsh Gymnastic Training Centre, Margao under the professional guidance of coaches Swapnil Ajit Patil (artistic coach) and Lanleima Devi (aerobics coach)
He first began competing at the age of seven years and so far he has also won National level Gymnastics – 1 in Acrobatics, 4 in Aerobics, 3 in Artistic and 1 in Tumbling. He has also won gold medals in Artistic Gymnastics at the State level.
Abhijeet is now aiming to win a gold medal at the International Aerobics Asia Cup 2018 and he is striving hard for the same.