Neha Thakur has represented India in Asian Games in Sailing(Boat Racing). Neha, who is currently 17 years old (as of 2023), was born in the year 2006 in a village called Amlataj, located in the Hatpipalia Tehsil of the Dewas district in Madhya Pradesh. Neha’s father, Mukesh Thakur, works as a farmer, while her mother takes care of the household. Neha also has two younger brothers. It is important to note that Neha is not married.
Neha Thakur Biography
|Real Name||Neha Thakur|
Parents & Siblings
Neha’s father is Mukesh Thakur, a dedicated farmer, while her mother fulfills the role of a homemaker. Additionally, she is blessed with two younger brothers.
She is unmarried.
Height (approx.): 5′ 6″
Weight (approx.): 56 Kg
Hair Colour: Black
Eye Colour: Black
In 2015, Neha Thakur enrolled at the National Sailing School in Bhopal, under the tutelage of her coach, Narendra Singh Rajput. Since then, she has participated in numerous domestic and international sailing championships, showcasing her exceptional skills and talent. In March 2022, Neha made her international debut at the Asian Championships in Abu Dhabi, where she secured a bronze medal in sailing, thereby earning her a spot in the Asian Games (2022) held in Hangzhou.
In 2023, Neha Thakur represented India at the 19th Asian Games (2022) held in Hangzhou, China, where she demonstrated her prowess in the Girl’s Dinghy ILCA 4 event in sailing. With a net score of 27 points from her 11 races, she clinched a well-deserved silver medal. In the 11th race, Neha competed singlehandedly in a 4.23 m long and 65 kg dinghy, finishing fourth. Her remarkable performance at the Asian Games is a testament to her dedication and hard work in the sport of sailing.
In the year 2022, she achieved the remarkable feat of securing a bronze medal at the esteemed Asian Championships held in Abu Dhabi. Subsequently, in 2023, she further demonstrated her exceptional skills and determination by clinching a silver medal at the prestigious Asian Games, which took place in Hangzhou, China, in the year 2022.