Graduated in May of 2011 from Chettinad Vidyashram in Chennai, India ... Earned Most Outstanding Achiever and the Young Achiever's Award for three consecutive years ... Received National Bronze in 2006, 2007, and 2009 ... Won National Silver in 2007 and 2009 and took gold in the U18 age bracket in 2010 ... Also competed in swimming, basketball and track and field ... Has rowed for the Madras Boat Club since June 2003.
Born Dec. 30, 1992 in Kochi, India ... Parents are Sreedevi and Satish Kamath ... Has one younger sister, Sanyukta ... Majoring in cognitive science at Muir College ... Career goal is to become a Navy pilot ... Most memorable moment in competition was winning the Asian gold medal by one second for India in 2010 ... Favorite athletes are British rower Steve Redgrave and swimmer Missy Franklin ... A fan of the Harry Potter movie series ... Enjoys listening to music, traveling and eating different types of food.