Three girls from VDJS- Grade VIII SimranDuhan, Grade X DevikaRaiMehtani and YashnoorKaurrecently participated in the 61st National Shooting Championship(NSCC), held at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.The Championship was organised by National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) in association with Directorate of Sports and Youth Affairs and Kerala Rifle Association.
Over 4,000 shooters took part in the meet where competitions were held in Youth (Under-18), Junior (Under-21) and senior categories. Our girls competed in the Pistol event in Youth(Under -18) category and all three qualified for the National Participation Certificate.
“I was very excited for participating in the meet, with country’s top shooters around. Indeed, it was a fantastic learning experience for all of us.”- YashnoorKaur
Teacher of Mathematics, Mrs Monika Sharmawho escorted the team said “Brilliant behaviour from VDJS girls and it was a pleasure to take them to this event. It has been great to see their enthusiasm for this sport grow as a result of this experience.”