Mario Fernandes, the first and only level 2 freediving instructor in India, responded when asked how it feels to explore the ocean without breathing apparatus: “It’s the closest you get to experiencing life like a fish. It’s fun, exciting, relaxing, and yet at the same time scary, challenging and overwhelming.”
Abdul Rahim Shaikh, the pride of Goa in MMA with 15+ National titles is organising the second edition of Goa’s Fight Night 2.0 with 24 participants from across pan India and the iconic fighter himself. He will be combatting against Ateet Kelvin Gupta from Kolkata in the bantamweight category.
YMCA Knights is currently Goa’s number 1 Basketball team. Their team of highly seasoned champions have dominated other teams over the years. They also organize the “YMCA Knights Basketball Tournament” which is very popular all over India.
Sandeep Warliker is a basketball player and coach currently working with the Sports Authority of Goa (SAG). He is the only Goan Coach from SAG who has completed his M. Sc. in Sports Coaching with a Gold Medal.