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1
Jun

AFI Newsletter May 2021

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31
May

AFI Newsletter April 2021 Quiz Q&A – Answers

1. Which Javelin Thrower sent the spear past the 90m line in Offenburg on April 24, 2021 and took the World lead for 2021 from Neeraj Chopra (88.07m)? Answer: World No. 2 ranked Johannes Vetter (Germany) threw the javelin to 91.50m in the Speerwurf Meeting in Offenburg. It was the first 90-plus throw in the Olympic year. 2. What did

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29
May

Shot in the arm for Javelin Throwers, AFI imports KTG machine used by top German athletes

AFI Media 29/05/2021 New Delhi. India became the world’s third nation after Germany and China to secure special machines to assist its Javelin Throwers develop their strength and speed. These strength training machines were installed in the Netaji Subhas National Institute of Sports, Patiala on Friday. From early 2020, the Athletics Federation of India has been making a continuous effort

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28
May

India’s Nagraj Adiga elected in IAU Council as Asian Representative

AFI Media 28/05/2021 New Delhi. India’s Nagraj Adiga has been elected as the Asia-Oceania Representative at the recently concluded 2021 International Association of Ultrarunners (IAU) Congress at which the IAU council elections were held. The pandemic caused the congress to be virtual and elections were held online from the 22 May 2021 onwards. For the Asia-Oceania representative, voting was held

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25
May

AFI ULTRA, MOUNTAIN AND TRAIL RUNNING POLICY : WORLD / CONTINENTAL AREA CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021

AFI ULTRA, MOUNTAIN AND TRAIL RUNNING POLICY : WORLD / CONTINENTAL AREA CHAMPIONSHIPS 2021-  Click Here

22
May

Inviting applications for National Sports Awards 2021

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF YOUTH AFFAIRS AND SPORTS DEPARTMENT OF SPORTS NATIONAL SPORTS AWARDS – 2021 1. DRONACHARYA AWARDS – Click Here 2. DHYAN CHAND AWARDS – Click Here 3. RASHTRIYA KHEL PROTSAHAN PURUSKAR AWARDS – Click Here 4. ARJUNA AWARDS – Click Here 5. RAJIV GANDHI KHEL RATHA AWARDS – Click Here 6. MAULANA ABUL KALAM AZAD (

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21
May

AFI Condoles the passing of Medical Commission Chairman Dr. Arun Mendiratta

AFI Media New Delhi, May 21 Athletics Federation of India today condoled the passing of its Medical Commission Chairman Dr. Arun Kumar Mendiratta, 60, due to Covid-19 related complications in a hospital here. He was also associated with the Asian Athletics Association for over 25 years. AFI President Adille J Sumariwalla said Dr. Mendiratta would always be remembered for his

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