There is no stopping Don Bosco taekwondo athletes
The Don Bosco School, Tura team has once again shone, this time in the 1st Inter District Open Taekwondo Championship 2018 held on 21st and 22nd July in Indoor Stadium, JN Sports Complex, Polo, Shillong by bagging 6 gold, 8 silver and 9 bronze medals. The medal winners were felicitated in a short function in the school during which Shri Ram Singh, DC, West Garo Hills was the Chief Guest and Shri Jino Sangma, Asst. Professor, NEHU Campus were the Guest of Honour.
Speaking on the occasion, Shri Ram Singh congratulated the teams and the coach for the feat not only in the just concluded championship but on numerous occasions in the past. He urged the students to cultivate a sporting culture. He informed after two years the state will host the National Games and some disciplines, including Taekwondo might be held in Tura. Hence, the athletes should grab the opportunity and train harder so that they can win medal during National Games. He also said that he himself will take coaching in Taekwondo, football and also in Music as all these training are available in Don Bosco School.
The gold medals winners are Dimsel Ch Sangma, Gamjam Momin, Krist Jerixo Marak, Lastmania T Sangma and Osman T Sangma (Coach). Tengsime Sangma, Avera G Momin, Dimsel Ch Sangma, Gamjam Momin, Krist Jerixo Marak, Mankam Momin and Patricia A Sangma won at least one silver medal each. Similarly Avera G Momin, Dimsel Ch Sangma, Gamjam Momin, Lastmania T Sangma, Mankam Momin, Tengsime Sangma were awarding with at least one Bronze Medal each.
Felicitation of Winners of 1st Inter District Open Taekwondo Championship 2018
held from 23rd to 24th July in Indoor Stadium, JN Sports Complex, Polo, Shillong.
Time: 9 am
Chief Guest: Shri Ram Singh, DC, West Garo Hills
Guest of Honour: Shri Jasper P Marak, DSO, South West Garo Hills