Om Gurung was born in a middle class family. His father served in the Singapore police force (Gurkha) and mother a housewife. He has four siblings (two brothers and two sisters).
Om only started playing basketball quite late…at around eighteen years of age. He was first coached by Anamol Rai. He joined Goldengate International College basketball team in 2010 and has remained with the club since.
Some of his achievements include winning the first national 3×3 competition. He was also member of the Goldengate team that won the BMK Cup 2015 and 2016.
Recently he was selected for the central region team at the NSC National Championships 2018. Central region went on to win the championships in both men’s and women’s category.
Kwik's Basketball League 2018