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Ashimita,Sobita bag gold in National Rowing
Sportslogon Team June 9th 2018


Bhubaneswar : A 6-member Odisha contingent bagged a gold medal in the 21st sub Junior Rowing Championship and 3rd Inter State Challenger Sprint National Championships held at Sri Ramachandra Water Sports Centre at Chennai from June 4 to 9.

Odisha rowers Ashimita Kerketta and Sobita Soreng bagged a gold medal in the coxless pair event in the challenger championship.

Reshma Lakra, Recheal Lakra, Ashimita Kerketta and Sobita Soreng were the four girls and Pritibanta Jena along with coach P T Paulose were took part in the national meet. The State team was participated in the double scull (girls) in Sub-junior meet, coxless pair (girls) and single scull (boys) in the Challenger meet.

Odisha Association for Rowing and Sculling (ORAS) president Binod Dash and secretary Amarjoyti Singh Deo congratulated the Odisha team. .
This news was added and updated on : June 9th 2018
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