: In all, 44 officials from nine Asian countries will be taking part in the Asian Coaching Conference being organised by the Squash Rackets Federation of India, under the auspices of the Asian Squash Federation, from December 6 to 8 at the Indian squash Academy here. The theme of the conference is “Effective Coaching”.
S. Maniam, consultant coach of SRFI, is the course director.
The participants : Dr. Michel Gagne (sports psychologist); Mr. Joerg Teichmann (rehab specialist); Dr. Madhuthottappillil (sports medicine specialist); Ryan Fernando (nutritionist); Satinder Bajwa (former mentor of Jansher Khan), Allan Soyza (National coach, Malaysia) , Dr. B.I. Singh (sports medicine specialist), Dr. Kanan Pugalendhi (sports medicine specialist), Tony Choi (National coach Hong Kong), S. Maniam (director coaching, World Squash Federation), Cyrus Poncha (National coach, India), and Aarthi (senior physiologist). — Special Correspondent