Indian Rowing Champion: Sawarn Singh

Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi.

For a long time, Bajrang Lal Thakkar was the sole representative for India in rowing at various multi-discipline events. However, at the Asian Championships in 2013, Sawarn Singh showed the world that India had several more rowing representatives. He went onto win gold in th Singles Sculls,
Singh went on to capitalise on his medal at the Championships by winning bronze at the 2015 Asian Games.

He has also previously paritcipated at the Olympics, finishing 16th overall in 2012 edition. An up and coming rower that India should definitely have an eye on.