The Padukone-Dravid centre for sports excellence is a state of the art sports centre located in Bengaluru, India. The centre boasts of a whopping 16 badminton courts and also houses the world-famous Padukone Sports Management which is a badminton academy that conducts badminton coaching in multiple centres across India.
Setup by legendary badminton player Prakash Padukone, the company aims to popularize badminton across the country for all ages including kids and adults. People from varied skill levels can come to learn the sport and revel in the sporting spirit that PSM aims to create. Currently, the badminton coaching academy is located in 8 cities as Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Pune, Nashik and Mohali.
The company also trains coaches as part of their badminton coach certification program thus enabling badminton enthusiasts to pursue a career in Badminton coaching.
High-performance or advanced badminton coaching is conducted in the flagship Padukon-Dravid centre for sports excellence located in Bengaluru and provides a holistic coaching experience for badminton players. The coaches are selected by Mr Prakash Padukone himself and are trained to provide an excellent level of coaching that can enable any badminton player to play at a professional level.