Shikhar suman bassi Sports Science Specialist

New Delhi, India

Curriculum Vitae

Shikhar Suman Bassi

Home Address – South Extension-1.

New Delhi 110003.

Mobile – +91 9811586791.

Telephone – 011-24623787

E-mail- [email protected]

Education :

Course Year Institution

MSc. Sport and Health Sciences 2013-2014 University Of Exeter, Exeter, UK.

Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed)


MJPRU University, Bareilly.

Bachelor of Arts 2006-2009 Bareilly College, Bareilly.

Intermediate 2004-2005 Bishop Conrad Sr. Sec. School, Bareilly.

High school 2002-2003 Bishop Conrad Sr. Sec. School, Bareilly.

Professional Qualifications

Organization Certification Date

The Elite school India Grooming and Deportment. October 17, 2007.

American Heart Association Heartsaver first aid with CPR and

AED course.

August 12, 2009.

Sporting Accomplishments :

Association Achievement

Karate Kung-fu- Defence Institute of Uttar Pradesh Karate green belt

Bareilly Cricket Association Selected as an opener for Bareilly Cricket team.

District Bodybuilding Association, affiliated to

U.P.B.B.A. & I.B.B.F.

Secured second place in 70-75 kg category in Bareilly

Shree – 2010 Bodybuilding competition.

Captain of the college Cricket team and Volleyball

team, B.P.Ed batch 2010-2011.

Actively participated in the school annual sports

meets. Won many athletic events.

Levi’s change the world fellowship

Won Rupees 1 lakh.

Professional Experience :

In my role as Exercise consultant for one year (2009-2010) with a Physiotherapist I was responsible for

implementing rehabilatitive exercise programs, and periodic physical movement screening.

To gain first-hand experience of the practical and professional aspects of the fitness industry, I worked

as a Fitness Specialist in Gurgaon for a period of six months i.e. from February 2010 to July 2010. My role

invloved conducting baseline fitness tests and assessments; designing specific programs, and ensuring better

health, and minimising the risk of injuries.

Worked towards establishment of a gym for Hotel Diplomat Residecy. My role involved procurement

of equipment, chacking the design plan for the interior of the gym, and recruiting the fitness staff.

During the term-time of my M.Sc. I was an active member of the Exeter University Sports Volunteer

Scheme. During the tenure of my degree program, I worked as a Lead Strength and Conditioning Coach for the

Exeter City Football Club, Exeter, UK. My work invloved designing age-specific strength and conditioning

programs with the head coach, implementation of the programs, and periodic assessment of athletic


The M.Sc. programme in Sport and Health Sciences at the University of Exeter gave me an opportunity

to learn from the best researchers in the field of Sport and Health Sciences, and provided me top-quality

knowledge regarding the role of physical activity in areas such as Paeditrics Exercise and Physiology,

Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Diseases, Biomechanics of The Lower Limb, Skeletal Muscle Function,

Isokinetic Dynamometry Applications, Oxygen Transport System and Exercise, Thermoregulation, Oxygen

Uptake Kinetics, and Anaerobic Tests and The Power Time Relationship.

For my dissertation (Journal Article for Journal of Pediatrics), I worked as a researcher on a novel

research project investigating ‘The Effects of Exercise Intensity on Insulin Sensitivity and Glucose Tolerance in

Prepubertal Children’.

As a consultant – Sports Sciences; for Bhaichung Bhutia Football Schools, Delhi; one of the biggest

Soccer schools in country, I lead a team of coaches and mentored them on various aspects of sports science

pertaining to the sport of Soccer, and designed age-specific strength and conditioning programs for different


As Sports Performance Director for the Delhi Hurricanes Rugby Football Club, New Delhi, my work

involves designing training programmes specific to the sport of Rugby, identifying the strenghts and weaknesses

of the athletes, sports performance nutrition, injury prevention, and long term athlete development.

Furhtermore, I worked on part-time basis with the Delhi U-23 boys Cricket team at the Delhi And

District Cricket Association (DDCA), Feroz Shah Kotla Cricket Ground, New Delhi. At DDCA my work

involved monitoring the training programme and prevention of sports injuries.

As a fitness specialist, I run a fitness program for the kids at The British School. The program invloves

functional movement assessment, age-specific strength and conditioning, and nutrition.

Over the past 14 years, I have acquired top quality experience of working with class-leading

professionals in the field of Sport and Health Sciences, and, also by means of significant voluntary work with

athletes ranging from sports such as Cricket, Bodybuilding, Athletics, Cyclists, Judo, Soccer, Rugby,

Powerlifting, and Weightlifting.

Working as an Exercise Physiologist, I have focused my energies on my very own venture;

sportsanté™, offering services such as athletic training, nutrition and exercise prescription, strength and

conditioning, and fitness education. The Fitness Education Program covers mudules such as Anatomy and

Exercise Physiology, Biomechanics of Exercise, Bioenergetics of Exercise, Prevention and Treatment of

chroninc diseases, and Nutrition and supplementation.

Interests:  Competitive drug-free Powerlifting. Recreational photography. Reading. An avid traveller.

Occasional writer. Ardent Tennis, and music fan.

Objectives : To work as a Sport and Health Sciences practitioner with excellent knowledge of both theoretical

and practical aspects of Sport and Health Sciences. My ultimate goal is to discover new theoretical concepts as

well as practical innovations in Sport and Health Sciences and contribute to the field of Sport and Health


Personal information :

Date of birth – September 10, 1986.

Place of birth – Bareilly.

Citizenship– Indian

Gender– Male