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Olympism in Uttar Pradesh; a Game for the State

4th UTTAR PRADESH GAMES-2017

Date: 27th August 2017-31st August 2017

Venue: Ch Charan Singh Sports Stadium, Muzaffarnagar

Description: Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Sports Foundation-Uttar Pradesh Unit in association with The Association for State Sports Organizations-Uttar Pradesh is organizing the 4th Uttar Pradesh Games. The Primary aim of these games is to bring forward the best talent in Sports from all over India and enhance their exposure at the National & International level.

There are various events where participants have to register their names. In Outdoor sports there are Athletics, Cricket, Football, Hockey, Gilli Danda, Archery, Shooting, Kho-Kho, Lawn Tennis, Skating, Basketball, Swimming, Handball and Volleyball. In the Indoor sports there are Table Tennis, Chess, Dance, Yoga, Gymnastic, Badminton, Weightlifting, Body Building, Carrom, Skipping  and Kabbadi.The Combative sports include Judo, Karate, Kiaido, Taekwondo, Kungfu, Wushu, Kick Boxing, Wrestling, Grappling, Boxing, and Arm-Wrestling.In the Combative sports there are 4 sections-Children Section (7-14 years), Youth Section (15-18 years), Senior Section (18-35 years) and Master Section (35 years and above).

Dr B R Ambedkar Sports Foundation is a non-profit and non-governmental organization formed to promote Sports For All, Education, Research, Youth and Social Activities at national and international level in order to spread Olympism in grassroot level in India. The organization aims to bring up young talents from rural or semi-urban areas and give them national exposure.

 

 

About Poulomi Kundu

PoulomiKundu started her career in 2000 as a freelance journalist in Hindustan Times. Soon after she was selected an intern in Zee News, Kolkata. After her post- graduation in English, Poulomi joined the leading television production house of eastern India, Rainbow Productions. She was a journalist in Khas Khobor, a Bengali news magazine programme in Doordarshan and also headed the post production department of another programme, Khas Kolkata. In 2004, Poulomi moved to Delhi as a creative writer in an advertising agency, Brand Stewards Pvt. Ltd. In 2005, she again shifted her base for a better opportunity and that in Mumbai. There she got the job in Raa Media Pvt Ltd. as an associate director of two programmes for Doordarshan-Yuva and Paisa Vasool. In the meantime, she also wrote features in DNA as a freelancer. Poulomi directs promotional videos, develops scripts for films for Corporate and NGOs. But an ardent sports lover, Poulomi always had an urge to contribute somewhere in the field of sports. Her love for sports started from an early age when she played gully cricket and football for local teams. Academics and professional hazards sometimes took her away from her passion, but it never died in her. She always nurtured the never-ending dream. So she materialized her dream in the form of ‘SPORTSAVOUR’. It is an online sports portal that serves sports with the tagline ‘For the indigenous, unconventional, unknown’.

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