Every triumphant victory results from a strong support system and an unwavering shoulder to lean on during tough hours of life. Our team in TOSS comprises encouraging and deeply passionate expert trainers who ignite the fire and team spirit of each player to achieve their goals incessantly.
V Diju clinched six National Championships title, once in the men’s doubles and five times in the mixed doubles. He represented India in the 2012 London Olympics, became the first Indian player to participate at the Olympics in the mixed doubles alongside Jwala Gutta. He is the winner of Arjuna Award 2014, given by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, government of India to recognize his outstanding achievement in National sports. He is also the winner of G. V. Raja awards, which is the highest government-level recognition for sports persons in Kerala. He is winner of Jimmy George award 2014. He is also winner of Vivekanandha sports excellence award 2014. He won the Youth excellence award also in 2014.He is the only mixed doubles player from India to reach top 10 in the world badminton ranking(BWF) .His highest ranking is number 6th in world ranking.
Alex Tharakan is the Head Coach & Operations from Badminton Gurukul, Kerala. He has over 10 years of coaching experience and is BWF (Badminton World Federation) level 2 certified.
George Thomas is the Advisor & Mentor from Badminton Gurukul. He was a former national champion and international player, who is also an Arjuna award winner.
Sharon Raphael is the Senior Coach of TOSS Academy who has over 3 years of coaching experience. He was a Junior National Doubles winner and represented the Junior India team.
Sanidhya Bandooni is the Senior Coach of TOSS Academy. He was a national medalist and represented the Junior India team.