About Us

The Founder

Sujith Somasundar

Founder Director

One of the finest opening batsmen Karnataka has produced, who went on to represent the Indian Team. After scoring a winning Century against the India A team in the Challengers Trophy, Sujith was handpicked by Captain Sachin Tendulkar to be his opening partner in the tri – series against Australia and South Africa for the Titan Cup.

Sujith is known for his cricketing acumen and leadership qualities. He is arguably known as one of the most successful Captains for Karnataka. He was a part of the team which won 3 Ranji Trophy & an Irani Cup Win. His performances in them all was instrumental.

Sujith is also a Cricket Australia-Level-3 Certified Cricket Coach, Certified Life Coach and a Mental Conditioning Coach & has been a Batting Coach in the National Cricket Academy, India. He was the Head Coach of the Kerala Ranji Team for 2 years.He is Currently a Research Scholar, pursuing a PhD in Sports Psychology & Management.

As a Research Scholar, & an Engineer with a Masters in Business Administration, Sujith has the right mix of experience & Knowledge, to help other sports persons with mental strategies and skills to balance their life with sports and maximise their potential in competitive sports & life in general.

You can reach him on www.sujithsomasundar.com


Starting Line Sports is all about Fostering Youth Development through Sports Education.

At Starting Line Sports, we are committed to providing superior education that focuses on development for every player, whether you have just taken up sports or are looking to make a career on the professional Stage.

The coaching has unique learning platform focusing on the five key pillars of sports successBODY – MIND – SKILL- STRATEGY – BEHAVIOUR

The program is also about fostering the spirit of the game by building key human values in young sportsman.

We also help conduct end-to-end Out bound Events at all levels, for schools, corporates as well as gated-communities.

Our Coach Certification Program is one-of-a-kind, where we train coaches to world-class coaching standards and certify them to become most effective and ‘sought-after’ coaches.


Our Vision here at Starting Line Sports is to create a High Performance Centre that builds real Champions in Sports and Life.


‘ To put together the Best Coaching Curriculum & Deliver our Specially designed programs in World-Class Methodologies & Facilities so that the youth experience a powerful nurturing environment where they can Learn, Excel & Grow Holistically ‘


Core Values

   ‘ i PURE ‘

  • ntegrity
  • atience
  • nderstanding
  • esponsibility
  • xcellence

Our ultimate goal is to not only churn out some of the best talent from schools, corporates and communities through our proven training methodologies, events and expert certification programs, but also to develop young people to become successful individuals to deal with all challenges that Life may throw at them.

Do you want to excel in Sports & Life ?