Santosh Raut is the Chairman of the Long Distance Swimming Association of India and an international representative of the Channel Swimming Association, Ltd. He is also the coach of Aditya Santosh Raut.
He has been organizing open water swims for Indian swimmers since 2002. He provides information about open water swimming in India such as the Dharamtar Channel swim and the Pall Strait swim. He has registered The Long Distance Swimming Association (India) and is an International Representative of the Channel Swimming Association of England.