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Management Team 

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BURN Academy Management Team

The pioneers who are making the BURN Basketball Academy happen:

Stan Morrison - Program Director & Mentor

Stan is Director of Athletics at RiverSide University, California and the former Head Coach of Basketball Team at the San Jose State University, California, U.S.A. Having been a player, he has represented the California NCAA Championship Basketball team, Pacific Coast All Star team and has been a member of the 1st European All Star team. From a player, he has graduated to a Coach. He has been awarded many a Coach of the Year awards like Northern California Coach of the Year, Big West Coach of the Year (1994-95). He is instrumental in bringing his team to the Big West tournaments as Champions and his team also played the NCAA 1996 play-offs. He has the credit of coaching the Indian Men's Basketball Team at Gwalior and has conducted a Clinic for Coaches in India.

Morrison also served as a personal coach and consultant to Los Angeles Lakers' center Shaquille O'Neal. He has also worked as a color commentator for Pac-10 and West Coast Conference basketball for FOX Sports and BAY TV.

Sri S. R. Bharath - Chief Executive, BSU and BURN Organizations

An Industrialist & Director of many Companies, Sports promoter having the credit of organising many prestigious tournaments which includes Women's Pre-Asian Championship & National Inter Zonal Championships for men and many All  India & State level tournaments. Former Vice President of Karnataka State Basketball Association and also a former Karnataka state basketball player.

R. Rajan - Chief Coach, BURN Basketball Academy

An International basketball player who has vast experience in the field of Basketball. He has played for the Country from  1982 till1995 and has represented Karnataka state from 1979 till 2000. Has had the distinction of Captaining Indian Team on several occasions and also the state. He has developed the skills under the mentorship of leading Indian and foreign coaches over the years.

Rajan has the honour of being conferred with several distinguishing awards including the Ekalavya Award, Karnataka Rajyotsava Award and the Sports Writers Association Award.

Nivedita Rajan - Director - BURN, Sports Psychologist & Coach

A former Karnataka basketball player having captained the State Teams both in the Junior & Senior levels. She represented and then captained the state team of Karnataka from 1980 to 1989, and also led them to the runners up podium at the Senior National Championship held at Kolkata (Calcutta) in 1986. Nivedita’s educational background includes a Pre -Doctoral degree in Sports Psychology, a Master’s in Clinical Psychology, and a professional degree in Personnel Management and Industrial Relations. As a qualified Sports Psychologist she counsels students at Kinesis in the area of mental toughness and fitness, and has also been working with leading sports persons in Badminton (Prakash Padukone Badminton academy) and Basketball (Burn Basketball academy).

Pramodh - Asst. Coach

Pramodh, a skillful game maker himself, has been playing basketball for his college as well as for Bharath Sports Union club for 5 years now. Pramodh is currently doing his final year engineering in saptagiri college.

Pramodh provides active support to all coaching programs designed by Rajan and Nivedita.

Shyamala - Asst. Coach

A versitile basketball player herself, Shyamala has been playing basketball since the age of 13 years. A graduate from the Mount Carmel College, Shyamala has been groomed by some of the accomplished players of Karnataka including Gautam and later by Jayavanthi Shyam. She has been with the BURN Academy for the last 3+ years now. 

Shyalama has represented Karnataka State Junior Girls as well as Women's team in National Championships at Jaisalmer and Chennai respectively.


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