Excelsior sports correspondent
JAMMU, September 24: The Jammu Taekwondo District Championship, hosted by the District Taekwondo Association under the umbrella of J&K Taekwondo Association, kicked off at the Brahman Pratinidhi Sabha Parade, here today.
On the 2nd day of the championship, competitions by cadet age groups were organized in different weight categories for men and women. The main motive of this event was to empower female athletes.
Vikrant Narwalia, Superintendent Bal Ashram presided over the ceremony as the main 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, Madhavaria a Sharhavi Sharma won gold medals in the cadet category, while Sourav Kumar, Sehajpeet Singh, Rahul Kumar, Abhishek Kumar, Vishal Majotra, Arjun Rajput, Surya Pratap Singh Jamwal, Jagjot Singh, Samridhi, Vaibhavi Abrol and Taniya won medals of ‘money 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, Aaprajachi and Prachi Kumari Bhasari Kumari managed to win bronze medals in the Cadet category.