Gail- Indian Speed Star- An initiative to strengthen the sport of athletics
GAIL (India) Limited and National Yuva Cooperative Society (NYCS), launched a grassroots athletics program GAIL Indian Speedstar on the 22nd of March, 2016 at the Constitution Club of India, New Delhi.
GAIL – Indian Speed Star is basically a project to find the hidden talent in Athletes in India and the aim of this project is to give them a platform where they can show their talent to the world. No Doubt India is the country of talented guys. But due to lack of exposure and knowledge these talented guys are not able to show their talent to any big authority. Their talent is limited to their house and street only.
Now the GAIL India limited has taken the initiative to help these guys by giving them a platform. The main reason to launch this program is to identify, select and nurture the hidden talent in athletes. The targeted age group is 11 – 17 years in 100m, 200m and 800m track events across. [Read more…]