National Junior Athletics Championship Selection Begins At Kalinga Stadium

Bhubaneswar: The National Junior Athletics Championship-2021 will be held at Guwahati from 6th to 10th February 2021. Due to the Covid pandemic, the state Athletics Championship was not conducted earlier.

Keeping in view that, the selection trial was conducted here at the Kalinga Stadium on Saturday for Under-14 and 16 Boys and Girls age group. On Sunday (17th January 2021) the trial will be conducted for Boys and Girls Under 18 and 20 age group.

The medal holder of last State Athletics Meet was called for Selection Trial and total 88 Boys and Girls under 14 and 16 ages group were taking part in this Trial. Total 10 events were conducted for Boys and Girls Under -14 age group and 21 events were conducted for Boys and Girls Under-16 age group.

The will start at 8.00 A.M at Kalinga Stadium and continue till 4.30 P.M. Around 150 boys and girls will participate. The Selection trial was jointly organised by Sports & Youth Services Department and Odisha Athletics Association.