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NEOG: Coaching camp for State athletics team underway


Dimapur, February 28: The Nagaland Athletics Association has informed that coaching camp for State athletics team for the upcoming 3rd Northeast Olympic Games kicked off at Indira Gandhi Stadium with top coaches from the country assigned for the high performance training. The athletes for the camp were selected based on their performance during the Nagaland Olympic & Paralympic Games2024.
The camp is being conducted by Om Prakash Karhana (Coach for Throws), who is an Olympian and former Indian National record holder in shot put; IA Shivanand (Coach for Middle & Long Distance), a former Indian athlete who represented India 14 times in international events and won gold in 5000M
Asian Championship and Silver medal in Asian Championship in 3000M and presently serving as the Athletic Coach in the Indian Railways Department; and Deepak Dhillon (Coach for Sprints & Hurdle), a world athletics level 2 certified coach. He was former national level sports person.
(Page News Service)