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  My Profile // My School // My Will
 

Mahendra Jagdish Agarwal is Founder Director of Indian Squash Professionals (ISP), the only non profit making sports NGO in India formed in  1993.

From January 1993 till date, ISP has organized 117 tournaments, around 50 free coaching camps all over India & and had adopted five players.

Together with other committee members he focused on promoting squash in India and exploring the game to the masses. His goal was to provide an integrated platform to the youngsters and help them prepare for International events by identifying talents. He also restructured the foundation of the Professionals - who were the backbone of Indian Squash by setting up systems, procedures and performance standards.

Fondly described as focused, passionate, sincere and dynamic, he has involved himself completely in promotion of the game and has succeeded to quite an extent with his energetic leadership, vision and spirit over the years.

Renowned as a successful builder in Mumbai, he knows the sacrifices and work it takes to become the best and is now set to provide the opportunity to our talented Indian squash players to do the same. He is striving to take squash to its highest peak by adopting young talented promising players and grooming them from scratch and giving them that extra boost to break through. As Founder Director of ISP he also started publishing India’s leading squash magazine "PROSQUASH" which he distributes at no cost to more than 3000 India’s squash fraternity. Simultaneously he launched India’s first squash website www.ispsquash.com which is being updated daily.

He has to his credit the conceptualization and operation of the first ever sports NGO, which has also been appreciated by Ex-Prime Minister of India, Ex-Deputy Prime Minister, Ex-Sports Minister Of India, Sports Minister Of Maharashtra, Ex-Director Of Sports (Govt. Of Maharashtra), Shri. Bhairon Singh Shekhawat (Vice President of India), Dr. Akhilesh Das (Minister of State for Steel), Shri. Gopalswami (Chief Election Commissioner of India), Shri. Prem Chand Gupta (Minister of Company Affairs, Government of India), Shri. Vilasrao Deshmukh (Chief Minister of Maharashtra), Shri. Narendra Modi (Chief Minister Gujarat State), Shri. Nawal Kishore Sharma (Governor of Gujarat).

Through his efforts now squash professionals are earning in between 5000 rupees to 4 lakhs rupees per month.  There is a shortage of squash professionals and young boys from Jindal Squash Academy are many career out  of squash.  

Contact Details:

Email: squashindia@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.ispsquash.com/ 
FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/isp100squash