First “Divisional Taekwando Championship” concluded in Gilgit
Gilgit, April 27: Two-day Taekwando championship ended Sunday evening at Sports Complex Jutial. Athletes competed in eight categories of weighs, including fly, bantam, feather, welter, light, middle and heavy.
The First Divisional Taekwondo Championship was organized by Gilgit-Baltistan Teakwondo Association(GB-TA) in collaboration and with the financial support of GB Sports Board.
The two day event was opened by Director Tourism Iqbal Hussain. Teams from all the three Divisions of GB,i.e. Gilgit, Baltistan and Diameer participated in the mega event.
Gilgit Team won the competition by securing 5 golds, 3 Silver and 4 bronze Medals.Baltistan team remainedrunner up andDiamer Division secured the third Position.Hasnad fromGilgit was declaredthe best fighter in the competition.
Secretary local government, Mr. Asifullah was the chief guest and Candidate for GBLA 2 Habibul Rehman was Mir-e-Mehfil on the concluding day.