About

Sri Vyshnavi Yarlagadda is a 21 year old International Master of Memory representing India. She is the first Indian to win an open category medal at the World Memory Championships. She achieved this feat by winning the Gold medal in Names and Faces event at the 20th World Memory Championship – 2011 in Guangzhou, China. She is the first Indian to set a Junior World Record and also the first Indian Woman to win a Gold medal in World Junior Memory Championships. She completed a hat-trick in 2012 by winning the gold medal at the World Memory Championship in London. She is the youngest Indian, first and the only woman in India to achieve the International Master of memory title.

She was honoured by the President of India, Shri. Pranab Mukherjee as one of the top 100 women achievers of India on 22 January 2016 at Rashtrapati Bhawan. She was one of the five sportspersons to have won the award.

From winning a Gold Medal at her Debut World Memory Championships to winning a gold medal yet again in Singapore at the World Memory Championship – 2016, She has come a long way by breaking records and making history with over 50+ National and International Medals in memory sports.

Vyshnavi has successfully managed to not let her passion interfere with her academics and life. Despite being home schooled, She is a graduate in psychology and is pursuing her masters in Clinical Psychology. She has also studied fashion Designing and is an avid artist. She spends her free time indulging in learning new activities like Kathak and Tai chi.

Medal Records

2010

Championship Event Medal
India Indian National Memory Championships Names and Faces  Gold
China World Junior Memory Championship Names and Faces  Gold

2011

Championship Event Medal
China World Memory Championship Names and Faces  Gold
China World Junior Memory Championship Names and Faces  Gold
India Indian National Memory Championships Names and Faces  Gold
India Indian National Memory Championships Historic and future dates  Silver
India Indian National Memory Championships Binary Digits  Silver

2012

Championship Event Medal
United Kingdom World Memory Championship Names and Faces  Gold
United Kingdom World Junior Memory Championship Names and Faces  Gold
United Kingdom World Junior Memory Championship Historic and future dates  Silver
United Kingdom World Junior Memory Championship One hour Numbers  Silver
United Kingdom World Junior Memory Championship Abstract Images  Bronze
United Kingdom World Junior Memory Championship Binary Digits  Bronze
India Indian National Memory Championships Names and Faces  Gold
India Indian National Memory Championships Historic and future dates  Gold
India Indian National Memory Championships Binary Digits  Bronze

2013

Championship Event Medal
India Indian National Memory Championships Names and Faces  Gold
India Indian National Memory Championships Binary Digits  Silver
India Indian National Memory Championships Historic and future dates  Silver
India Indian National Memory Championships 15 Minute Numbers  Silver
India Indian National Memory Championships Random Words  Silver
India Indian National Memory Championships Abstract Images  Bronze
India Indian National Memory Championships 10 Minute Cards  Bronze
India Indian National Memory Championships Speed Numbers  Bronze

2014

Championship Event Medal
India Indian Open Memory Championships Names and Faces  Gold
India Indian Open Memory Championships Random Words  Bronze
India Indian Open Memory Championships Historic/Future Dates  Bronze

2015

Championship Event Medal
Hong Kong Asian Memory Championships Names and Faces  Gold
Hong Kong HongKong Open Memory Championship Names and Faces  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Names and Faces  Gold
India Indian Memory Championship 10 min cards  Gold
India Indian Memory Championship Binary Digits  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Random Numbers  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Historic and future dates  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Speed Numbers  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Random Words  Silver
China World Memory Championship Names and Faces  Bronze

2016

Championship Event Medal
India Indian Memory Championship Names and Faces  Gold
India Indian Memory Championship 5 min Words  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship 10 min Cards  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Speed Numbers  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Historic and future dates  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Speed Cards  Silver
India Indian Memory Championship Random Numbers  Bronze
India Indian Memory Championship Binary Digits  Bronze
India Indian Memory Championship Spoken Numbers  Bronze
India Indian Memory Championship Abstract Images  Bronze
Singapore World Memory Championship Names and Faces  Gold