Induction rally for recruitment into the Boys Sports Company of 58 Gorkha


Shillong, June 02: Induction rally for recruitment into the Boys Sports Company of 58 Gorkha Training Centre was conducted by 58 GTC Happy Valley, Shillong for new aspiring  sports cadets in Archery, Boxing & Football disciplines which concluded  on the 31 may.

A total of 279 young boys attended the selection rally  and came from far flung areas of North East States (Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram, Nagaland & Tripura) as also West Bengal and Uttrakhand.

Brigadier VC Sarmah, Sena Medal, Military Training Directorate (BSCC) himself a veteran sportsman of international repute flew all the way from New Delhi to carry out the trials of the boys and was accompanied by Doctor Lieutenant Colonel V Upadhaya, (Sports Medicine Specialist Doctor)  carried out the test during the rally.

58 Gorkha Training Centre located at Happy Valley, Shillong  is the grooming ground for young and budding sportsman from entire North East region and have reached the pinnacle of achievements in various sporting event both at National and International level.

The recent highlights of achievements include a new National record set by the Archery team of  58 Gorkha Training Centre held during the National Archery Championship held at Raipur (Chhatishgarh.

In another sport activities the   Eastern Command Young Lions Adventure Camp for the year 2013 was conducted by 58 Gorkha Training Centre at Happy Valley, Shillong from 27 May to 01 Jun 2013.  The aim of the Adventure camp was to inculcate a spirit of adventure, competitiveness, team spirit, camaraderie and esprit-de-corps amongst the children.

The camp was unique in all facets as the spectrum of multi dimensional activities ranged from rock climbing, firing of air pistols, jungle trail walking & navigation, obstacle course and games which included Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, Karate, Taekwondo and Boxing.

The children from age group 12 to 17 years came from almost the entire North Eastern States and especially Sikkim & Manipur and displayed great zeal and enthusiasm. The entire Eastern Command Young Lion Adventure Camp was conducted by 58 Gorkha Training Centre.(SP News)

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