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A few days after a well-known cyclist accused his coach of sexual harassment, a national-level female sailor accused a coach of “disturbing” her during a trip abroad to Germany. According to a source, the complainant contacted the Yachting Federation of India (YAI) several times but when he did not get any reply, he requested the intervention of Sports Authority of India last night. The SAI has now requested a report from the federation by the end of the day, asking if the sailors had contacted them before, and if so, why the matter was not taken seriously.
SAI has received a complaint from a female sailor that a coach was disturbing her during a tour of a foreign exhibition in Germany. When there was no response from him, he knocked on the door of SAI, “a source close to SAI told PTI.
SAI has sought a report from the Yachting Federation of India on this serious matter.
The camp was proposed and arranged by the Yachting Association of India and funded by SAI through ACTC, as usual. was done”. The source added.
SAI also contacted the athlete, who claimed that the coach was creating “stress” during training. The sailor mentioned any sexual harassment by the coach.
The coach in question is a three-time Olympian and coach of the Indian Navy team.
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