Indian Navy wins Inter Services Athletics tournament first time in 72 years

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], September 28 (ANI): The Indian Navy on Thursday created historical past by successful the Inter-Companies Athletics match for the primary time in 72 years, mentioned an official assertion.

The Inter-Companies Athletics Meet was hosted on the Artillery Centre in Hyderabad from September 25 to twenty-eight, 2023.

This exceptional sporting occasion witnessed a show of remarkable expertise and sportsmanship from the devoted athletes representing the Indian Military, Navy, and Air Drive. The Military Companies Staff fielded two groups whereas the Navy and Air Drive fielded one group every.

Over the course of 4 intense days, the Athletes competed in a complete of 14 observe occasions and 9 area occasions, demonstrating their unwavering dedication to excellence on the foothills of the famend Golconda Fort which stood witness to the exceptional showcase of talent, dedication, and unity among the many athletes of the three providers.Highlights of the occasion included intently contested races and noteworthy shows of power and agility by the Athletes in varied observe and area occasions. The Inter-Companies Athletics Meet not solely celebrated athleticism but in addition strengthened the spirit of camaraderie and self-discipline that’s the hallmark of the Armed forces.In keeping with the assertion, the annual championship was performed below the aegis of the Companies Sports activities Management Board and aimed toward choosing providers sportsmen for illustration in Nationwide and Worldwide Athletics occasions.Main Normal Rakesh Manocha, SM, VSM, Normal Officer Commanding TelanganaAndhra Sub Space graced the occasion as Chief Visitor on the ultimate day.

Manocha congratulated the Athletes on their stellar efficiency and mentioned, “The Inter-Companies Athletics Meet has demonstrated the distinctive expertise and dedication of our armed forces.”MP Jabir, CPO from the Indian Navy has been adjudged because the Finest Athlete amongst the Companies.

The occasion culminated with the presentation of a trophy by Main Normal Manocha to the Indian Navy Staff who received the championship. (ANI)