KY Venkatesh

Venkatesh is 4ft 2 inch tall and due to his short stature had to face lot of difficulties but he braved all and decided to excel in sports and started off with chess in school. In 2005 he became the first Indian athlete to represent India at the IV World Dwarf Games. He won six medals in the Games – two gold, one silver and three bronze – in athletics and badminton games (singles and doubles). He is also the secretary of the Dwarf Sports Association of India.

VIJAYA GHOSE
EDITOR
Venkatesh Kini
PRESIDENT
COCA-COLA INDIA &
SOUTH WEST ASIA