Steadfast athlete Gagan Reddy is a young cyclist from Bengaluru who aims to fetch India its first Olympic medal in cycling. He started his athletic journey as a normal commuter who used to cycle to school, the market, and other places. Gradually, he developed a passion for the sport and turned it into a career. Today, the 22-year-old has many accolades under his belt.
Gagan also loves to read and travel.
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Birthday: December 24
No food allergies
Food preferences: Non-vegetarian
Coach: Naveen John
Favourite Sportsperson: Peter Sagan
Championships won by Gagan:
- Gold in the Indian National Road Championship, Karnataka, 2017
- 18th in LWE Roeselare Zilverberg Kermesse Belgium, 2018
- Silver in India Road National Championships, Bikaner, 2019
- Bronze in Khelo India Youth Games, Guwahati, 2020