Madhurjya Borah (Madhu) has been part of the Triathlon community for many years, having taken part in a number of international races around the Asia Pacific region. He joined Thanyapura in 2018, and brings with him a high level of motivation to improve each of his student’s performances by sharing his expertise and techniques.
Coach Madhu is originally from India, and has competed both as a national swimmer and triathlete for his country. Most recently, he came 2nd in 2017 and 2018’s Ironman 70.3 Danang in Vietnam under the Asia Elite Category.
He is currently the only Indian athlete to have achieved a podium place within the group. In 2017, he came in 3rd in the Ironman 70.3 Subic Bay in the Philippines, and was a South Asian Champion in 2013. In 2012, he was an Indian National Champion.
Coach Madhu is an open-minded individual who welcomes new ideas. He has been providing personal triathlon training for the past 4 years through the running of his own sports company. Prior to joining the Thanyapura team in 2018, he also worked as a Fitness Director and Events Coordinator for an Indian sports management company, and he is an ASCA (American Swimming Coaches Association) level 1 and level 2 swimming coach. In addition to triathlon, he is skilled with fitness training and strength training.