Coimbatore boy looks to skate his way to glory

The journey began for M Veeramakali Vignesh when he was just five years old. A doctor had suggested that the boy, who had an awkward way of walking, take skating classes. The prescription worked.

Vignesh, now a class 9 student of Suguna PIP School here, not only learned to walk well but also took an enormous liking to skating so much so that he has started winning medals at skating competitions. He is just back from winning two medals at the national level competition held by the Roller Skating Federation of India in Mumbai, a qualifying meet for the selection camp for international events. Continue reading

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