National youth, Jr athletics championship


LAHORE, Oct 24 (APP):Athletics Federation of Pakistan is organizing National Youth and Junior Athletics Championships (Men & Women) from October 29 at Jinnah Stadium, Pakistan Sports Complex Islamabad.
More than 300 athletes (Men & Women) of Army, PAF, Navy, WAPDA, Railways, HEC, Punjab, Sindh, KPK, Baluchistan, Islamabad, AJ&K, FATA & Gilgit Baltistan will be displaying their talent in the two
days extravaganza, said Secretary AFP, Muhammad Zafar here on Tuesday.
“This event will help in identifying new talent which will be
groomed for future needs”, he said.
He said as many as 18 events of Junior Men, 14 events of Junior
Women, 16 events of Youth Men and 14 events of Youth Women will be
competed in the premier national junior athletic activity.
AFP official said athletes aged 16, 17, 18 and 19 years on
December, 31st, 2017 (born in 1998, 1999, 2000 & 2001) and athletes
aged 16 or 17 years on December 31st, 2017 (Born in 2001 or 2002)
can participate in the competition.