Satish Kumar (b Oct 15, 1955) won a bronze medal in the men’s 10,000 m race at the Deaflympics held in Koln, Germany completing the race in 30:55.57 on July 24, 1981. It was also the first medal in athletics. Satish followed it up with a silver in the men’s 25 km race on July 28, 1981.