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UCAPP Athlete Profile: Raghul Parthipan - Powerlifting

Name: Raghul Parthipan

College: Selwyn

Studying: AI for Climate Models PhD


What inspires you?

"I'm driven by the self-improvement aspect of the sport with powerlifting, it's very easy to track your progress!"

Raghul's sporting achievements over the past two years include winning the British University Championships and British National Bench Championships, as well as placing 6th in the European Bench Championships and in the British Juniors. This sporting year, Raghul aims to lift 620+kg in the East Midlands Regional competition, lift 630+kg in Varsity, and lift 640+kg in All Englands with the aim to podium.

As a TASS Dual Career Accredited Centre, the support student-athletes receive at Cambridge allows them to fulfil their sporting and academic ambitions. To find more information about UCAPP, visit www.sport.cam.ac.uk/ucapp