At 79, Olga demonstrated that age cannot diminish the power of an agile mind, and its potential to reach great heights. Her single-minded focus to take on the challenge, helped her brave all odds posed in the COVID-struck world. Travelling to Spain, she made diligent preparations to compete with participants from across the world. Olga’s dedication and enthusiasm made her a strong contender at the event.
It’s a matter of great pride that Olga D’Costa was selected to represent India three times consecutively: In 2017 International tournament in Kochi; In 2019 in Poland; and in 2021 in Spain. This event is held every two years.
Olga’s youthful spirit, and remarkable win has made her popular across digital media, with several WhatsApp exchanges, and other social media handles sharing her story. Winning waves!