Achievements

Recent Achievements at Dipankar's Badminton Academy, RTISC, ULWE


Dipankar's Badminton Academy was launched on 5th August, 2015 by Shri Prashant Thakur and Shri Ramsheth Thakur on the occasion of the Birthday of Shri Prashant Thakur. With all the support extended by RTISC, Ulwe towards the development of the sport and also to create a centre of excellence Shri Dipankar Bhattacharjee Former Olympian and National Badminton Champion) along with his assistant coaches Shri Neeraj Sharma and Shri Tamnay Kamath were able to extract some of the best result out of the students enrolled in the Academy in a matter of just 5 months. We have around 20 students enrolled in the Academy.

Our students had participated in various tournaments recently in the months of November and December 2015 under different age group category all across Mumbai and were able to bring back laurels for the Academy.

Our star achievers are as follows :


1. Name : Master Siddhesh Hudekar

a. Parle Mahotsav Badminton Tournament:

Champion (Gold Medallist) in Under 17 age group category held at Vile Parle Cultural Centre (VPCC), Vile Parle from 24th December 2015 onwards.

b. Parle Mahotsav Badminton Tournament:

Champion (Gold Medallist) in open category held at Vile Parle Cultural Centre (VPCC), Vile Parle from 24th December 2015 onwards.

Parle Mahotsav is a very big event that happens in Vile Parle at end of every year. Most of the top Badminton Players from Maharashtra participates in this tournament which conducts the open event apart from the age group competitions. Parle Mahotsav started in year 1999 by Vile Parle Cultural Center (VPCC). This competition is conducted as per rules of Maharastra Badminton Association. It is mentored by Mr. Chitale and Samir Patankar. Both of them are Maharashtra Badmintion Association's state level umpires & they conduct coaching clinics.

c. PNB Metlife Junior Badminton Championship :

Quarter Finallist (eight place) in under - 17 age group held at Goregaon Sports Club from 14th December 2015.

PNB Metlife Tournament is a national level Junior Tournament. It is organized in the 4 (four) main zones (East, West, North & South) covering 8 cities of the country. All SEMI FINALISTS (TOP 4) from these 8 cities under four(4) zones of different age categories will qualify for the NATIONAL GRAND FINALE to take place in New Delhi.

d. Vasai - Virar Kala Krida Mahotsav :

Champion (Gold Medallist) in Boys under - 17 Age Category held at Virar from 24th December 2015 onwards

e. Vasai - Virar Kala Krida Mahotsav :

Third Position (Bronze Medallist) in Boys under - 19 Age Category held at Virar from 24th December 2015 onwards Vasai - Virar Krida Mahotsav is an annual major Badminton Tournament covering all the schools and colleges of Vasai - Virar Zone.



2. Name : Master Aachintya Agarwal

a. Parle Mahotsav Badminton Tournament :

Champion (Gold Medallist) in Under 15 age group category held at Vile Parle Cultural Centre (VPCC), Vile Parle from 24th December 2015 onwards.

Parle Mahotsav is a very big event that happens in Vile Parle at end of every year. Most of the top Badminton Players from Maharashtra participates in this tournament which conducts the open event apart from the age group competitions. Parle Mahotsav started in year 1999 by Vile Parle Cultural Center (VPCC). This competition is conducted as per rules of Maharastra Badminton Association. It is mentored by Mr. Chitale and Samir Patankar. Both of them are Maharashtra Badmintion Association's state level umpires & they conduct coaching clinics.



3. Name: Master Vaibhav Tewari

a. SFA (Sports for All) - Inter Schools Badminton Tournament :

Champion (Gold Medallist) in the under 13 age group category held at DY Patil Stadium, Nerul from 24th December 2015 onwards.

Badminton at SFA was conducted under the aegis of the Maharashtra Badminton Association (MBA). For the first time an all Maharashtra inter-school badminton tournament was conducted, officiated and governed by an authorized body of the sport.



4. Name: Miss Raksha Kandaswamy

a. Manora Maharashtra Open Tournament :

Runner-up (Silver Medallist) in the under - 9 age group held at North India Gymkhana in November 2015

Manora Maharashtra Tournament is held every year where most top players in Maharashtra, participates in each age group.

b. PNB Metlife Junior Badminton Championship :

Runners Up (Silver medallist - West Zone) in under - 9 age group held at Goregaon Sports Club from 14th December 2015. Raksha has qualified to play in the National Grand Finale at Delhi.

PNB Metlife Tournament is a national level Junior Tournament. It is organized in the 4 (four) main zones (East, West, North & South) covering 8 cities of the country. All SEMI FINALISTS (TOP 4) from these 8 cities under four (4) zones of different age categories will qualify for the NATIONAL GRAND FINALE to take place in New Delhi.



5. Name : Miss Shreeya Hudekar

a. Vasai - Virar Kala Krida Mahotsav :

Third Position (Bronze Medallist) in Girls under - 14 Age Category held at Virar

b. Vasai - Virar Kala Krida Mahotsav :

Third position (Bronze Medallist) in Mixed doubles in the open category Vasai - Virar Krida Mahotsav is an annual major Badminton Tournament covering all the schools and colleges of Vasai - Virar Zone.


6. Name : Master Vishwam Parekh

Karnala Sports Festival's Badminton Tournament:

Champion (Gold Medallist) in Under 15 age group category held at Karnala, Pavel in the end of December 2015.



7. Name: Miss Deiya Srinivasan

a. SFA (Sports for All) -

Inter Schools Badminton Tournament : Third Place (Bronze Medallist) in the Girls Singles event under 15 age group category held at DY Patil Stadium, Nerul from 24th December 2015 onwards.

Badminton at SFA was conducted under the aegis of the Maharashtra Badminton Association (MBA). For the first time an all Maharashtra inter-school badminton tournament was conducted, officiated and governed by an authorized body of the sport.



8. Name: Master Sriharsha Jalamuru

b. SFA (Sports for All) - Inter Schools Badminton Tournament :

Third Place(Bronze Medallist) in the under 13 age group category held at DY Patil Stadium, Nerul from 24th December 2015 onwards.

Badminton at SFA was conducted under the aegis of the Maharashtra Badminton Association (MBA). For the first time an all Maharashtra inter-school badminton tournament was conducted, officiated and governed by an authorized body of the sport.



9. Name: Master Aryan Makhwana

c. Vasai - Virar Kala Krida Mahotsav :

Champion (Gold Medallist) in Boys under - 14 Age Category held at Virar

Vasai - Virar Krida Mahotsav is an annual major Badminton Tournament covering all the schools and colleges of Vasai - Virar Zone.