With multiple ATP tour titles to his credit and a career-high World doubles ranking of No. 8, Rohan Bopanna is a much-respected name on the tennis circuit. After having pursued a successful partnership with Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi and reaching the US Open doubles final in 2010, Rohan made his Olympic debut in London with partner Mahesh Bhupathi. Their team ended 2012 on a high – as finalists at the prestigious World Tour Finals in London comprising the best 8 teams in the world. Rohan is actively involved with multiple causes and has been a longstanding supporter of GoSports Foundation in his quest to support young Indian athletes with journeys similar to his own.
Shayamal has more than 10 years of experience in the sports industry as an expert sports and exercise scientist. He is equipped with an amalgamation of knowledge and experience, besides a degree in Sports Science, a postgraduate degree in Exercise Science and a Diploma in Sports Management. His knowledge encompasses various aspects of training within a sport – biomechanics, hydrotherapy, rehabilitation, massage, counselling, kinesiology and core conditioning. Shayamal´s varied global experiences include his stint as the Director at Digi-Sports CC, an organization to promote performance enhancement of athletes and as an exercise consultant to the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls.
Shayamal is also the Founder and Director of The HEAL Institute – India's first and only Sports Medicine and High-Performance Centre. The HEAL Institute is a state-of-the-art facility for injury management, postoperative care, sports specific rehabilitation and exercise science, and offers a holistic approach to health and wellness.