PPBA Exchange Programme with French BA

August 12, 2017      News

Prakash Padukone Badminton Academy (PPBA), as part of its training programme, have sent 4 of its promising players Lakshya Sen, Rahul Bharadwaj, Meiraba and Kiran George along with Coach Sayali Gokhale (Twice Women’s National Champion) to the French National Badminton Training Centers for 10 days. While Lakshya and Rahul trained with the senior French team in Voiron, two other juniors namely Kiran George and Meiraba underwent training with their junior team in Bordeaux from 1st to 10th August. Lakshya and Rahul had an opportunity to interact and train with the Chief Coach of France former All England Champion Peter Gade.

It was a great experience for Lakshya Sen and Rahul Bharadwaj to get valuable tips from the Badminton Legend Peter Gade. PPBA will continue this arrangement with the French Team and as a part of the exchange programme, French team is likely to visit PPBA in Bangalore shortly.