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Manasi Girishchandra Joshi

Manasi Joshi

Manasi Girishchandra Joshi Age , Height , Weight, Achievements , Wiki, Family , Education and more

Manasi Girishchandra Joshi Personal Details :

Full Name : Manasi Girishchandra Joshi

Date of Birth : 11th June 1989

Age : 30

Height : 171 Cms(5 Feet 7 Inches )

Weight : 68 Kgs

Educational Qualification : Bachelor of Engineering , Mumbai University

Profession : Software Engineer.

Manasi Girishchandra Joshi Wiki :

Apart from being a Para-athlete, Manasi is also a software-professional and a change maker. She wishes to drive a shift in how disability and Para-sport are perceived .

She did her schooling from Atomic Energy Central schools and then Bachelor in Engineering with majors in Electronics, from K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering, Mumbai.

She recently quit her job at Atos India where she was working as a Sr. Software Engineer and moved to Ahmedabad in first week of September.

She is now working with Ahmedabad Cooperative Bank.

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Too excited for traditional day at office.

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She started playing badminton at the age of 10 when she got selected in a summer camp organized by Department of Atomic Energy (a talent hunt program). Over the years she has represented and won various competitions for her school, college, district and corporate organization.

In 2011, she lost her left leg in an accident and now wears an artificial leg for everyday use. She started playing badminton (professionally) in 2014 and there has been no looking back ever since.

she won the “Incredible Indian” award from Rotary International .

She loves travelling and makes sure to visit at least 3 new places a year. In her free time she loves gardening, cooking and reading .

She also gets invites from India’s premier Business Schools, Engineering Colleges , Corporate, NGOs, etc. as a keynote speaker / guest lecturer, to spread awareness about para-sports and disability .

Manasi Joshi with her Brother Kunjan Joshi , he is an Entomologist

Achievements :

Year Event Result
Dec 2014 14th Senior National Para Badminton Championship, Mumbai Silver Medallist in SL3 Singles
Mar 2015 V Spanish Para Badminton International Open held at Alcudia, Spain Represented India and fought for Bronze in SU 5 Singles
Sep 2015 10th BWF Para- Badminton World Championship held at Stoke Meadville, England Silver Medallist in Mixed Doubles
Dec 2015 QNET National Para-Badminton Championship 2015 Silver Medallist in Mixed Doubles and Bronze Medallist in SU 5 Singles
June 2016 2 nd Irish Para-Badminton International 2016 Silver Medallist in SL3 Singles and Bronze Medallist
in Women’s Doubles
Nov 2016 Asian Para-Badminton Championships 2016 Bronze Medallist in SL3 Singles and Bronze Medallist in Women’s Doubles
Mar 2017 Spanish Para-Badminton International 2017 Gold Medallist in SL3 Singles (exhibition match) and Bronze Medallist in Women’s Doubles
Sep 2017 Japan Para-Badminton International 2017 Gold Medallist in Women’s Doubles
2018 Thailand Para-Badminton International Bronze medal in women’s singles
2018 Asian Para Games 2018 Bronze medal in women’s singles
2019 Para Olympics Gold medal in women’s single

More Updates coming soon .