There is a good news for the sportsmen of Gujarat. Sports Authority of Gujarat, Gandhinagar is organizing a state level sports competitions for various sports such as athletic, football, kabaddi, kho-kho, skating, volleyball, kusti, badminton, chess, hockey, archery, judo, table-tennis, basketball, swimming and Yogasan.
This will start from November 20, 2010 and last till December 15, 2010. To register your names, you can contact revenue officer at taluka, taluka development officer, district sports officer or the sports authority of Gujarat state directly.
Below 16 years and above 16 years are the two age criteria to participate in the games. To download the application forms do click this link.
The district level winners will be accorded cash prizes of Rs. 5000,3000,2000 respectively for first, second and third position (little variation in cash prize in few sports.) Where as state level winners will be accorded cash prizes of Rs. 10000,7000,5000 respectively for first, second and third position (also there are different cash prizes for coach/manager.)
CM Narendra Modi speech at Khel Mahakumbh
Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s speech at Khel Mahakumbh – 2010 desired to make the entire state a big sports ground and every Gujarati an ace sportsperson.
Addressing 5,000 physical instructors training camp at the Tridev Mandir complex at Adalaj near here, he said that participation in sports inculcate the spirit of sportsmanship and leadership qualities in every youth, necessary in every walk of life.
For more details, do contact:
Sports Authority of Gujarat
Block no. 14, 3rd floor
Dr. Jivraj Mehta Bhavan,
Gandhinagar – 382010
Tel/: 079 – 23254791 / 23229518
Fax.: 079 – 23254113
Logo/Image courtesy: http://khelmahakumbh.org