Jamshedpur, June 4: 7th Jharkhand State Junior and sub-Junior Championship will be held on 6th and 7th June 2015 at DP International Swimming Academy situated at NH-33, Near Awardh Dental College, Jamshedpur to be organized by East Singhbhum Swimming Association.
Vikas Kumar, Working Secretary of the association addressing the media persons at a city hotel on Thursday said that the event will be held in two categories Boys and girls which has been divided among four groups. In Group 1- participants of 15 to 17 years, Group II- 13 to 14 years, Group III- 11 to 12 years while in group IV- 9 to 12 years can participate.
Kumar further said that 17 district teams will be a part of the championship which includes 300 participants.
The events to be held include free stroke, back stroke, breast stroke, butterfly stroke, individual medley and freestyle relay.
Rambalak Singh, Life Chairman of Jharkhand Swimming Association said that the timings on both the days will be 4 pm to 8 pm and we hope to make the championship a success.
Also present at the press meet were Avinash Singh Raja, President, East Singhbhum Swimming Association, Prashantjee, Treasurer of the association.