Don Bosco School, Tura shines
The taekwondo team of Don Bosco Higher Secondary School, Tura brought laurels to the school and Garo Hills by winning 4 gold, 1 silver and 5 bronze medals in the 3rd Goodwill Open National Taekwondo Championship 2018 held from 29th to 30th April, 2018 in Amguri College Indoor Staduim, Sivasagar. Avera G Momin, Azelia A Sangma, Krist Jerixo Marak won gold in the Poomae Team Cadet division while Patricia A Sangma was awarded gold in Sub Junior division. Tengsime Sangma took away the Silver medal in the Junior Team Poomsae division while the bronze medallists in Pair Cadet Poomsae division are Krist Jerixo Marak, Tengsime Sangma, Mary Walnora Ch Marak and Avera G Momin.
The Annual Championship was jointly organised by the Assam Taekondo Academy, Sivasagar District Taekondo Association and Samaguri Yuva Samai, Sivasagar. The principal of the school, Fr. Albert Thyrniang felicitated the medal winners and the coach for their excellent performance. He exhorted the athletes to aim higher like securing black belts and become national and international champions.