Excelsior Sports Correspondent
JAMMU, Sept 24: District Jammu Taekwondo Championship, organised by District Taekwondo Association under the aegis of J&K Taekwondo Association got underway at Brahman Pratinidhi Sabha Parade, here today.
On 2nd day of the championship, Cadet age group competitions were organised in different weight categories for male and female. The main motive behind the said event was to empower the female athletes.
Vikrant Narwalia, Superintendent Bal Ashram presided over the function as chief guest.
Ranveer Jamwal, Vivek Sharma, Rakshveer Singh Chib, Prateek Sharma, Shivansh Sharma, Abhay Partap Singh, Vedagya Sharma, Aryan Singh Chib, Suryaansh Victor Sharma, Mehak Sharma, Lakshmi Devi, Janvi Choudhary, Ridhima, Laxmi Salaria, Madhavi Chib and Sannvi Sharma won Gold medals in Cadet category, whereas Sourav Kumar, Sehajpeet Singh, Rahul Kumar, Abhishek Kumar, Vishal Majotra, Arjun Rajput, Surya Pratap Singh Jamwal, Jagjot Singh, Samridhi, Vaibhavi Abrol and Taniya secured Silver medals and Hanish Kumar, Krishna Mehra, Natik Verma, Amit Kumar, Balbir Kumar, Shiv Kumar, Wasim Hussain, Dhruv Bandral, Mohd Touheed, Prithvi Jamwal, Suryavansh Jamwal, Angad Singh, Ronak Sharma, Isha, Aaprajita Bhasin, and Prachi Kumari succeeded to win Bronze medals in Cadet category.