The Athletics Federation of India (AFI) announced its collaboration with HSBC India in order to support Indian women athletes, particularly the young ones. Under the terms of the cooperation, talented girls will be chosen from the Under-14 and Under-16 National Inter District Championships and trained to compete on a worldwide scale.
Athletics Federation of India (AFI) and HSBC India collaborate: Key Points
- Athletics Federation of India (AFI) President Adille Sumariwalla promised that “special coaching camps would be set up for the selected athletes and all their needs would be taken care of.”
- Hitendra Dave, general manager and CEO of HSBC India, said: “We are eager to encourage our female athletes. By providing them with access to training and tools of a high international standard, we hope to support their efforts.”
Athletics Federation of India (AFI) and HSBC India collaborate: Attendees
- Anju Bobby George, the first medalist for India in the World Athletics Championships
- Priyanka Goswami
- Annu Rani
- Hima Das, the silver medalist in the 400-meter race at the Asian Games.