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Odisha to host National Jr Rowing Championship
Sportslogon Team November 13th 2017


Bhubaneswar : Altogether 500 rowers from across 25 States are expected to take part in the 38th Junior National Rowing Championship at SAI Water Sports Complex in Jagtpur from November 15 to 18.

Odisha Association of Rowing and Sculling will host the national junior meet for the fifth times, earlier Odisha conducted the meet in the year 2002, 2007, 2008 and 2012.

A 15-member Odisha team including nine girls will participate in the four day event. Rowers will participate in single scull, double scull, coxless pair and coxless pair and coxless events.

Pritibanta Jena, T Jhonson Singh, Lajrus Dhanwar, Albin Toppo, Rakesh Tirkey and Alok Minz are the member of Odisha boys team. Similarly, Reshma Kumari Minz, Dipika Minz, Reshma Lakra, Ritu Kaudi, Kamla Lakra, Sonali Swain, Sobita Soreng, Sobita Soreng, Ashmita Kerketta and Jharana Hasti are in the State girls team.

Odisha Governor S C Jamir has given the concent to inaugurate the national meet. .
This news was added and updated on : November 13th 2017
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