Himachal to conduct sports trials in Bilaspur on April 21, 22

North Gazette News/Shimla
Himachal government on Thursday announced to conduct sports trials for admission into Sports Hostels in Una and Bilaspur on April 21-22, 2015.

A spokesman of Youth Services and Sports Department said that the sports trials for different games for admission in session 2015-16 for Sports Hostel, Una and Bilaspur would be held on April 21-22, 2015 at Luhnu Stadium, Bilaspur.

“Sports trials for athletics (boys and girls), Kabaddi (boys and girls), Handball (boys) and hockey (boys) would be held on April 21 from 9 am onwards,” the spokesperson said, adding that while for judo (boys), volleyball (boys) and wrestling (boys) would be started from 9 am on 22nd April, 2015.

He said that age limit for admission in sports hostels has been fixed 13 to 19 years and interested candidates can appear in the trials on the scheduled dates.

The spokesperson said that however, preference for admission into sports hostels would be given to players in the age group of 13 to 15 years.

He said that the players should bring one set of attested copy of their educational, age and sports certificates alongwith two passport size photographs while appearing in sports trials for admission into Sports Hostels in Una and Bilaspur.

He added that for further information, the players could contact Director, Youth Services and Sports.