Indian Swimming Champion: Sajan Prakash

Blog by: Suryakant Tripathi.

Sajan has already set his sights on 2016 Rio Olympics. He considers 400m freestyle, 1500m freestyle and 200m butterfly to be his stronger styles and has attained Olympic B standard in these events. His next goal will be to attain the “A” qualification for 2016 Rio Olympics.

His exploits at the National Games is something which earned him attention from sport lovers across India. Prakash was rightly adjudged the best male athlete of the event. He won nine medals in total, which included six golds.

Sajan, who works for the Railways, created as many as five meet records at the event.