Strength Lifting Championship held at Martam

Summit Report

GANGTOK, 14 Sept:

An Open Strength Lifting & Incline Bench Press Championship 2021 was organized by Martam-based Pema’s Gym & Health Club at Martam in East District on Sunday. More than 20 people participated in the championship.

Advisor to Sports & Youth Affairs Department, Megnath Subba, was present as the chief guest, while SKM party secretary, RK Waling, was the guest of honour of the championship. Sikkim Strength Lifting Association [SSLA] working president, Allen Targain was also present among other special guests.

Gold medalists in men’s category are Kamal Rasaily in junior 52 kgs, Namgyal Dorjee Bhutia in sub-junior 60 kgs, Emmanuel Dorjee in sub-junior 68 kgs, Sonam Namgyal Bhutia in junior 68 kgs, Karma Topden Bhutia in senior 60 kgs, Sonam Gyatso Bhutia in senior 68 kgs, BimalSubba in sub-junior 76 kgs, Thinlay Dorjee Bhutia in senior 76 kgs, BishalRai in junior 80 kgs, Roshan Pradhan in senior 80 kgs and Ayush Losang Bhutia in sub-junior 80 kgs plus.

Atiksha Pradhan in sub-junior 52 kgs, SrijanaSubba in junior 52 kgs clinched gold medals in women’s category.

On the occasion, athletic coach, RB Subba and social worker, Sonam Gyatso Bhutia were also felicitated by the organizers.