Swimming Federation of India
INDIAN HEROS
PERSONAL PROFILE
Name : SANDEEP SEJWAL
Date of Birth : 23rd January 1989 
Height : 6ft
Weight : 75 kgs
Educational qualifications : Second year B.A. at St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi
Training base (India) : K. C. Reddy Swim Center, Bangalore
Coach(es) : Nihar Ameen
Hometown : New Delhi
Hobbies : Playing cricket and computer games, bowling, watching movies, listening to music.

INTRODUCTION

Olympian Sandeep Sejwal has dominated the breaststroke events in India like none before. He was the first Indian breaststroke swimmer to qualify for an Olympic Games and is today among the fastest breaststroke swimmers in Asia. Sandeep aims at conquering the world next. Go Sandeep Go!!!

Achievements
Became the first Indian swimmer to enter the FINA Top 100 World Rankings in three events.

Won two silvers and one bronze medal at the Asian Age Groups Swimming Championships in August 2009, creating new National records in all his events.

Created three National records at the World Swimming Championships in July 2009.

First-ever Indian Breaststroker to qualify for the Olympic Games. Sandeep swam 100 and 200m Breaststroke at the Beijing Olympic Games.

Holds the national records for the 50, 100 and 200m breaststroke events.

First Indian swimmer to break into the top 100 in the 2008 FINA World rankings in two events – 100 and 200m Breaststroke. Best World rank of 92 in the 100m Breaststroke.

Best Times:
 50 M Breaststroke: 27.84
 100 M Breaststroke: 1 min 00.97
 200 M Breaststroke: 2 min 12.02
Achievements as of Today:
Record Event Time Meet, Location, Month and Year
National 50 M Breaststroke 27.84 sec Asian Age Groups Swimming Championships, Tokyo, August 2009
National 100 M Breaststroke 1min 00.97sec Asian Age Groups Swimming Championships, Tokyo, August 2009
National 200 M Breaststroke 2min 12.02sec Asian Age Groups Swimming Championships, Tokyo, August 2009
SAF Games 100 M Breaststroke 1min 07.73sec 10th SAF Games, Colombo (Sri Lanka), August 2006
Malaysia Open 200 M Breaststroke 2min 13.22sec FINA Swimming World Championships, Rome, August 2009
Malaysia Open 100 M Breaststroke 1min 03.58sec 51st MILO/PRAM Malaysia Invitation Open, Kuala Lumpur, May 2008
Asian Age-group (18yrs +) 100 M Breaststroke 1min 04.56sec Asian Age-Group Swimming Championships, Jakarta (Indonesia), August 2007

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