J&K State Sports Council, in collaboration with Sports Authority of India (SAI), is conducting selection trials in Taekwondo, Kayaking and Canoeing sports disciplines for enrollment of trainees in STC Extension Centre, Srinagar.
An official handout said the trials would be held in the age group of 10 to 18 years. "For Taekwon-do trials would be held at Sheri-Kashmir Indoor Sports Complex on July 11 while as for Kayaking and Canoeing trials would be held at water Sports Centre Nehru Park on July 12", the handout said.
This would be first time that trainees for Taekwon-do, Kayaking and Canoeing would be selected for STC, Extension Centre, Srinagar on day boarding basis, officials said, adding that the selected trainees will be provided stipend, playing kits, equipment and meals under a Centrally Sponsored Scheme.
The selection of the trainees shall be conducted under the supervision of the selection committee comprising representatives of SAI and J&K State Sports Council.