On the occasion of ‘Golden Girl’ PT Usha’s birthday, we revisit the exhilarating athletics journey of the ‘Payyoli Express’. The athletics icon has won several gold medals at international championships with a stellar record of 102 medals, according to the Athletics Federation of India.
Born in Payyoli, Kozhikode district of Kerala, Pilavullakandi Thekkeparambil Usha, better known as PT Usha now runs the Usha School of Athletics (USHA) to train future Olympiads like her.
Watch the video to know more about the sprinter’s golden records.
(Script and video edited by Nang Tanvi)