One of the strongest mentor and backbone of our PPSM family. He was a member of the Kerala State Men's Badminton team in 1985. A very evaluative coach, who started his coaching stints at PPBA from 1995 to 2007 & 2010 to 2015. He was also a coach at the Regional Sports Centre in Cochin from 2007 to 2010. From 2016 he has been associated with PPSM as Technical Head. He is also a BWF Level - 1 certified coach & shuttle-time tutor.
Hometown: Bangalore, Karnataka
One of the most technically perfect players of his age during his playing days, Aditya brings with him rich experience learned during his training stints at the Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy and Gopichand Academy.
Hometown: Bengaluru, Karnataka
Rohit is passionate about coaching. He is extremely dedicated and motivated towards his job. He is NIS certified from Sports Authority of India and constantly works towards bettering himself as a coach. He takes great interest in honing the skills of an intermediate player as well as in introducing the game to a beginner. But he feels he's more attracted to the challenge of training small children as that is more difficult for a coach. Rohit possesses an array of trick shots which he displays from time to time mesmerising his young students. He is also a BWF Level - 1 certified coach & shuttle-time tutor
Hometown: Bengaluru, Karnataka
Ganesh has worked with Anand Kumar Badminton Academy and played a major role in training national and state players. Later he joined PPSM and has quickly become very popular among his students. He is good with both children as well as adults. Ganesh likes to takes it step by step, one stroke at a time. Usually a gentle person, he also understands importance of strict discipline on court. He believes in focusing on basic techniques in order to grow as a player. He is also a BWF Level - 1 certified coach & shuttle-time tutor
Hometown: Gangtok, Sikkim
Sam's strength lies in his patience. He adapts his coaching method based on his student, be it a child or adults. He is also a NIS certified coach from Sports Authority of India. Sam has a scientific approach towards coaching. Technically sound as a player, he lays great importance on technical correctness. He provides motivation to players,both, on and off court. Sam has a knack of prepping the players mentally in times of need. Sam is also strong at outdoor training. For him, physical fitness at all times is absolutely essential. Sam oberserves the players style and playing capabilities and provides appropriate inputs.
He started off Badminton as a player in Pondicherry his native place. He had played for his University. He is also a National Grade - 1 Umpire. He worked as a part time coach in a club in Pondicherry but believes that he can do better with players and has taken coaching as full time and joined with PPSM. He is good with both beginners and intermediate players. He gives up more importance to basic as he believes that it makes the game fun and also focusing on basics helps a player to grow. He is a gentle and fun person. He is friendly off court and disciplined on court. He helps players to improve physically and mentally. He understands his students well and provides what they require. He is also a BWF Level - 1 certified coach & shuttle-time tutor
Hometown: Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh
An outstanding player during his playing days at the All India University level and during his tenure with Railways, Suresh has a lot to share with his trainees about top notch competitive Badminton.
Hometown: Coorg, Karnataka
The live wire of our team!
Darshan is a jack of all trades. Qualified umpire, elite athlete and a competent Badminton player.
Place of Born- Sagar, Karnataka
Completed MBA in JSS academy of Technical Education
‘Giri’ as he is affectionately called is a Management graduate from JSS Academy, Bangalore hails from Sagar district of Karnataka. An year into his first job with PPSM, he keeps a hawk’s eye on our different venues and students ensuring smooth conduct of coaching everywhere.
Place of Born - Bijapur
Completed MBA in JSS Academy of Technical Education
From the land of Gol Gumbarg, Santhosh Pradhani is like his partner "Giri", an alumnus of JSS Academy. Armed with an 'MBA', Santhosh monitors our venue across bangalore riding his macho Yamaha bike taking care of marketing, liaising, and what not. He along with his partner 'Giri' keeps a hawk’s eye on our different venues and students ensuring smooth conduct of coaching everywhere.