Neeraj Chopra Biography,Age,Height,Instagram,Coach,Gold Medal,World Record

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Neeraj Chopra Is A Track And Field Athlete From India . He Is Reigning Silver Medalist In World Championship And Diamond League Competition In Javelin Throw . He Is First Indian Athlete To Win Gold Medal In Mens Javelin Throw . Neeraj Chopra Is The First Indian Athlete To Win Gold Medal In Olympics . He Is Also First Track And Field Athlete To Win In World Championship . He Became First Indian Athlete To Set A World Record Of  86.48 M .

Neeraj Chopra Participated In 2018 Commonwealth Games And 2018 Asian Games Serving As A Flag Barrer And Later Getting Gold Medals For India .

In His Debut In Tokyo 2020 Olympics Neeraj Chopra Won First Gold Medal . Neeraj Chopra Won Gold Medal By Thowing 86.48 m In His Second Attempt .

Neeraj Chopra Biography/Wiki

First Name Neeraj
Last Name Chopra
Nickname Nijju
Height 5 Feet 11 Inches
Hometown Panipat
Coach Garvy Calvert
Naseem Ahmad
Werner Daniels
Age 24 Years
Education Graduation
Nationality Indian

Neeraj Chopra Early Life And Education

Neeraj Chopra Was Born In ROR Family In Khandra Panipat He Has Two Sister And His Family Was Largley Involved In Agriculture . He Did His Schooling From BVN Public School . He Was Graduated From Anglo College Chandigarh And As Pursuing Bachelor Of Arts From Lovely Professional University , Jalandhar .

Impressed From Neeraj Chopra Performance In South Asian Games And His Future Concern Indian Army Offered Him As Junior Commision Officer ( JCO ) In The Rajputana Rifles With The Rank Of Naib Subedar . He Accepted The Offer And Joined The Indian Army .

Neeraj Chopra Athletics Career

After Local Children Teased About His Childhood Obesity His Father Enrolled Him In Gymnasium . He Was Later Enrolled In A Gym In A Panipat . While Playing At Shivaji Stadium In Panipat He Saw A Javelin Throwers And Begain Participating Himself

Chopra Visited The Panipat Sports Authority Of India Where Javellin Thrower Jaiveer Choudhary Recognised His Early Talent In The Winter Of 2010 . Observing Chopra Ability To Achieve 40M Without Training Impressed By His Drive .

Choudhary Become His First Coach Chopra Learned The Basic From Choudhary And Few More Athletes Who Had Trained Under Javellin Coach In Jalandhar . He Soon Won His First Bronze Medal In District Championship .

After Training Under Choudhary For a Year , The 13 Year Old Chopra Was Admitted To The Tau Devi Lal Sports Complex In Panchkula . There He Trained Under A coach Naseem Ahmad a Running Coach Who Made Him Train In Long Distance Running Along With Javellin Throw .

Initially At Tau Devi Chopra Achieved Thows Of Around 55 Metres But Soon Increase His Range In National Junior Championship Lucknow On 27 October 2012 Won Gold Medal with New National Record Of 68 Metres .

Medals Gold Medals
2016 South Asians Games In Guwahati
2016 World U20 Championship Poland
2017 Asian Championship
2018 Asian Games
2021 Tokyo Olympics

Silver Medals
2016 Asian Junior Championships
2017 Asian Grand Prix
2018 Asian Grand Prix Series
2022 World Athletics Championships

Bronze Medals
2017 Asian Grand Prix
Records 2016 National Record 88.06M
2021 National Record 88.07M
2022 Diamond League 88.44M
Awards , Honours , Achievements 2017 Hindustan Times Top 30 Under 30 Award
2018 Arjuna Award
2020 Vishist Sewa Medal
2021 Sportstar ACES Awards
2021 Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratan Award
2022 Padmashri Award

Neeraj Chopra Instagram & Twitter Account

Neeraj Chopra Instagram Account – https://www.instagram.com/neeraj____chopra/?hl=en

Neeraj Chopra Twitter Account – https://twitter.com/neeraj_chopra1

Some Lesser Known Facts About Neeraj Chopra

  • Neeraj Chopra Is An Indian Who Represents Indian In Javelin Throw
  • He Lives In Joint Family With More Then 17 Other Members In Panipat
  • In His Childhood He Used To Be Chubby Kid
  • Neeraj Chopra Used To Wear White Kurta Pyjama
  • During Interview Neeraj Chopra Father Shared That He Used To Be Mischevious Kid
  • Neeraj Started His Training In Sports Authority Of India In Panipat
  • Neeraj Doing Bachelors In Lovely Professional University Jalandhar
  • Neeraj Shared That Senior Player Jaiveer Choudhary First Recognised His Talent
  • He Was Appointed As Junior Comissioned Officer Naib Subedar Rank In Indian Army
  • He Was Selected As Flag Bearer Of India In Asian Games 2018
  • On 31 March 2020 He Donated 2 Lakhs In PM Cares Fund During Covid
  • On 7 August 2021 He Won Gold Medal In Tokyo Olympics
  • He Chopped Of His Long Hair Before Tokyo Olympics 2020 So That They Dont Effect Practice
  • He Loves Travelling On Motorcycle
  • He Owns Harley DavidSon
  • Neeraj Chopra Loves Animals And Oftens Shares Pictures With Them
  • In 2021 He Collab With CRED For Advertisement

For More Information – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neeraj_Chopra



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