Swimming Federation of India (SFI) has announced a strategic partnership with Australia’s Moregold Sports. Moregold Sports becomes the Knowledge and Implementation Partner that will help SFI create and deliver a pathway to make world class swimming coaches.
The Moregold Sports advisory team have some of the most experienced and renowned swimming experts.
R N Jayaprakash, President, SFI said that this partnership is going to be a turning point in the swimming fraternity by revolutionizing competitive swim coaching in India. He also insisted that the improvement in coaching will play a big role in overall development of competitive swimming in India. The new project is going to be a strong foundation laid for the future generation of Indian swimmers.
The new alliance is also focused on identifying talent at an early age and grooming them to win laurels for the nation. Monal Chokshi, Secretary General at SFI, has backed this partnership to implement a long-term athlete development plan from junior to the elite level.
Chokshi said, “We currently have four swimmers in the top 100 World U18 rankings, this shows we have no dearth of talent but we need to provide the right support and exposure to the existing talent while we go about adding to the list.”