TN Athletics – State Youth Athletic Championship update

TN Athletics – State Youth Athletic Championship update

Tamil Nadu Athletic Association has decided to conduct a new State Championship for U/18 & U/20 category in addition to regular calendar.

The new State Championship is namely 1st Tamilnadu State Youth Athletic Championship. The Title Sponsor is St. Joseph’s Engineering College. It will be held in J.N. Stadium, Chennai on 1st & 2nd April, 2018.

Nearly 700 athletes from all over the State will be taking part in the meet. The

Tamilnadu Junior team will be selected on the basic of performance from this Championship

to participate in the 16th Federation Cup National Junior Athletic Championship to be held at Coimbatore from 20th to 22nd April 2018 and 15th National Youth Athletic Championships to be held at Vadodara, Gujarat from 21st to 23rd July 2018.

Prominent Athletes

1. Priyadarshini Suresh – Triple Jump

2. Subha – 200m – 400m

3. Hemamalini – Jawline Throw

4. Nithin – 100m – 200m

5. Praveen – Long Jump – Triple Jump

6. Sree Kiran – 800m

7. Nishanthraja – 110m Hurdles

8. Babisha – Long Jump

9. Giridharani – 100m

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