Cheriyanda Shwetha Uthappa (Thamane: Kiriyamada) 

Cheriyanda Shwetha Uthappa (Thamane: Kiriyamada)  a famous Kodava sportsperson is an International Roller skates and Roller Hockey player  



Kiriyamada Gokula Uthappa


Kiriyamada Seetha ( Balliyamanda )


Cheriyanda Ranjan Somanna



Date of Birth

  •  27th July 1975


  • Schooling – Mary Immaculate High School.
  • COLLEGE – B. A at Christ College,
  • PG Diploma in Personnel Management from Bangalore University


  • Started skating in the year 1986 May from then have been taking part in various championships.


  • Been performing in Asians, Nationals, State, All India, South Zone, Dasara and other championships in the catagory of Speed – Roller Skating.
  • Won 74 medals in the individual events and twice in the team event.
  • Four times an individual champion in Nationals, All India and State Championships in the Speed events.
  • Four times been the captain of the State Roller Hockey team.
  • Was given the Prominent Player award in the 36th Nationals held at Vizag in the year 1998 in the catogory of Roller Hockey.
  • First South Indian to represent India in the Asian Meet, which was held at Jinshan (China) in the year 1999 in the category of roller hockey.


  • She received the Ekalavya award in 2001

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