38th State Rowing Championship held at College of Military Engineer Pune on 16 – 17 January 2014 under Maharashtra Rowing Federation. Eight team's participatedin this championshipamongst which MIT Institute of Design team also was a part and MIT Institute of Design students, Nikisha N Kotwal and Manali Panchal, won the Gold medal in coxless pair event. Nikisha and Manali dominated the race from the start and never looked under threat.
Nikisha ( product design) and Manali ( graphics design) are studying in MIT Institute of Design UG 2nd year’s. They are undergoing regular practice under Shri Suhash Kamble and Sandeep Bhapkar Rowing Coach of MIT Rowing Club, and guidance of Shri Kaptan Singh physical Instructor of MIT Institute of Design. They are very hard working and sincere students and have represented the state of Maharashtra in Challenger National Rowing Championship 2013 in Bangalore.
"Congratulation for this achievement"