Rahul Rohilla Biography:
Rahul Rohilla is an Indian Racewalker and he represents India in a 20km Race walking event. He was born on Friday, July 5, 1996, in Bahadurgarh, Haryana, India. His father worked as an electrician, and his mother is a housewife.
In 2013, at the age of 17, Rahul started participating in racewalking with his cousin Ashish. Currently, his brother Ashish acts as his personal coach.
In 2016, Rahul started his career with 10km race walks. On 28 Feb 2016, Rahul participated in a 10km race walking event at the Jaipur Indian race walking championships held in Jaipur and ended at 7th place with a timing of 46:34s.
Owing to his parent’s illness, he had stopped pursuing his dream of becoming a race walker for some time and the expenses of his parent’s medicine was around 10000- 12000 per month. He then received a 5 lakh donation from the up government as aid.
In 2017, Rahul joined the Indian army in the sports quota. He then resumed his practice and shifted to the 20km category. On 15 Dec 2017, he participated in a racewalking event held in Mangalagiri and finished at 7th with a timing of 1:36:21s.
Rahul Rohilla All Wiki Biography:
|Real Name||Rahul Rohilla|
|Event||20 km Racewalking|
|Coach/Mentor (s)||Charan Singh Rathi|
|Date of Birth||July 5, 1996 (Friday)|
|Age (as in 2021)||25 Years|
|Birth Place||Bahadurgarh, Haryana, India|
|Hometown||Bahadurgarh, Haryana, India|
|Education Qualifications||Not Known|
Two years later, in 2019, he participated Indian race walking championships held in Chennai and won the gold medal by clicking 1:30:37s. On 11 Oct 2019, he next participated in Indian open championships held in Ranchi and won the gold medal by clicking 1:24:31s.
In 2020, Rahul participated 80th all India inter-university athletic championships held in Moodbidri and won the bronze medal by clicking 1:28:13s. On 15 Feb 2020, Rahul next participated Indian race walking championships held in Ranchi and won a silver medal with a timing of 1:21:59s.
A year later, in the same tournament, he won a silver medal with a time of 1:20:26 and qualified for his debut summer games at the Tokyo Olympics 2021 in the men’s 20 km walk event.
Rahul Rohilla Achievements:
- Indian Race Walking Championships, Chennai 2019: Gold Medal
- Indian Open Championships, Ranchi 2019: Gold Medal
- 80th all India inter-university athletic championships 2020: Bronze Medal
- Indian Race Walking Championships, Ranchi 2020: Silver Medal
- Indian Race Walking Championships, Ranchi 2021: Silver Medal
Physical Stats & More
|Height (Approx)||174 cm (in Centimeters) |
1.74 m (in meters)
5’7” (in feet inches)
|Weight (approx)||58 kg (in kilograms)|
127 lbs (in pounds)
|Parents||Father: Name Not Known|
Mother: Name Not Known