GANGTOK, 13 Feb:
Sports Authority of India [SAI] has announced a talent scouting drive to select trainees in different sports disciplines to enroll at SAI SAG Centre, Namchi in South Sikkim under Residential & Non-Residential category for year 2020-21 in the age group of 12 to 16 years. The selection trials will be conducted on 15 and 16 Feb at SAI SAG Centre, Allay, in Namchi.
A notice from SAI informs that age relaxation may be considered in case of meritorious persons. The selection trial will be conducted in Archery [Boys & Girls], Boxing [Boys & Girls], Football [Boys] and Taekwondo [Boys & Girls]. The minimum age limit is 12 years as on 01.02.20 for Boys & Girls and minimum height is 147 CMs for boys and 146 CMs for girls.
Interested sportspersons who are in the age group of 12 to 16 years can attend the selection trial on 15 Feb at SAI SAG Centre, Alley at 8 AM. Sportspersons attending the selection trial should bring personal kits, original and duly attested photocopies of Birth Certificate issued by the Department of Health, Certificate of participation in their respective sports, two passport size photographs, Certificates of educational qualification, Residential certificates and Medical fitness certificate from a recognized medical practitioner at the time of selection trial.