Aneesh Senthil of India wins the IMG Academy Athletic & Personal Development Gatorade G-Award Week of July 1st
Every week at least one athlete from each sport will earn the Gatorade G-Award/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week for displaying Heart, Hustle and Soul, and exhibiting a true desire to reach their true athletic potential.
The IMG Academy Athletic and Personal Development winner of the Gatorade G-Award/IMG Academy Athlete of the Week Award is Aneesh Senthil from India.
How long have you been doing track & field for?
I have been doing track and field for six months.
Who is your coach?
What is your favorite thing about IMG Academy and why?
It is very nice here and I have learned a lot from my coaches. It has been a great experience being able to train with LaShawn Merritt who is an Olympian.
What professional athlete inspires you the most?
Yohan Blake from Jamaica inspires me the most.
What is your favorite thing to do after you win a game?
I like to celebrate with friends and family, especially my dad.
What motivates you to push through a tough practice?
I want to go to the Olympics and I know it is going to get harder and harder every day but I want to make it there.
Photo by: Zachary Dash