District Archery: Suryansh-Samridhi aims at GoldDecember 3, 2019, Gurgaon
GMDA’s two day District archery championship kick started in Sector-38 located Tau Devi Lal Stadium in Gurugram. Championship has almost 200 Girls & boys participating in Under-9, 14, 17 & 20 age category. Among these age categories, in Under-9- Boys Indian round Suryansh won Gold and in Girls Samridhi bagged the Gold.
Opening day saw Sanjeev Kumar, a Dronacharya Awardee in Archery inaugurating the two day Archery Championship at Gurugram. Sanjeev also took introduction of Under-9 participants and encouraged them further during their match. He further added that all great players started somewhere, and by utilizing these platforms at grassroot level players participating at this championship can reach that level.
Manager of Tau Devi Lal Stadium, Sukhbeer Singh informed that the winners will get their medals today which is also the final day of this Archery tournament.
In Under-17 age category of recurve boys Manish Thakran bagged Gold, Ashish bagged Silver and Keshav had to settle for Bronze. In Girls Devisha Bhargav won U17 Gold in a tight battle with Deepika who won Silver while Isha had to settle for Bronze medal.
In Under-20 boys recurve event Gaurav bagged gold while defeating Naveen for Silver and Summit for Bronze.