Tripura to Rio - Dipa Karmakar’s Journey to the Olympic Stage

Dipa Karmakar is the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for the Olympics and India’s first entry in the event since 1964. The 22-year-old gymnast secured the qualification for artistic gymnastics with a score of 52.698 points in the qualifier.
Dipa started practicing gymnastics at the young age of 6. She had flat feet, as her coach Bisbeshwar Singh said in an interview. Flat feet is a 

Posted On 15th August 2016