Nethra Kumanan – Wonder Woman of SRM Vadapalani Campus.

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Nethra Kumanan is the first ever woman sailor to qualify and represent India in the Olympics 2020 Tokyo. As a young girl she always dreamt to be a great achiever. She is hard working student of Mechanical Engineering and her determination to make this nation proud made the SRM IST Vadapalani campus proud too. She has been always focuses and trained hard by her coach and her father. Her goal is to bring laurels to this Nation. It was great moment to watch Nethra sailing and pushing aside the obstacles and roaring like a lion to win game. We could definitely see the massive transformation to win this game. She is a real fighter and made us all proud in closing the game. We SRM Vadapalani Campus have constantly supported Nethra for the mission that she had taken. Her passion for sailing started at the age of fourteen. She was the junior national champion at the age of sixteen. For seven years, she was the women’s national championship holder. She represented Asian games twice and expecting a medal for the forth coming Asian games representation 2022. We celebrate her and always want to support constantly for her good attempt in the Olympics. Definitely, she is a Wonder Woman of the campus. She is an example for the all the young girls who wants to shine. Her presence motivates other students in the campus to have fervour in their life. Nethra, it’s a remarkable beginning will wait for future endeavours. Undoubtedly you will be the future Olympic medallist and days are really near. As a girl she will never buy gold but she will earn it.  With the fleet of sailing craft on water, the Indian flag will fly high. No doubts, Olympics sprit was the right place for Nethra’s zeal.