Kunal Mathani – The Gliding Star popularly known as Jeet Mathani
Every kid is bestowed with a special talent and it is upon him and his parents to find it and refine him in it. The sooner the better. Jeet Mathani studying in 7th standard of Rungta International School is the gliding star of Raipur with magic in his feet.
He is a skating champion from Raipur City who is making it big in this sport. Being a super active kid his parents wanted him to invest his energy in something productive. Skates fascinated him and his parents also thought it to be a good option. Little did they know that this will become his field as a professional.
When he was 7,his parents got him skates and then saw scope of doing good in it. They then sent him for professional training and he started working hard. He then participated in the state level and has won 2 silver and 1 gold in the span of 2 years. He has till now earned 20 medals in total. In 2015, he even went for National’s.
This sport is an expensive one and his parents are completely supporting him. Also since he got injured in 2016 and fractured his leg he had to take break. At the age of just 11 years, he has suffered a major injury and is still going strong. Kudos to this young heart and his way of taking the challenges life has for him!!!