We are pleased to announce that our SAIoneers accomplished several well-acclaimed accolades in the 3rd All Odisha Inter- Club Swimming Competition 2022 held at the Biju Patnaik Swimming Pool Complex inside Kalinga Stadium, Bhubaneswar on Sunday, April 17, 2022. It was splendid to see SAIoneers secure 1st, 2nd & 3rd ranks in 50m/100m/200m Freestyle, 50m/100m Backstroke, 50m/100m Breaststroke, 50m Butterfly & 200m Individual Medley.
The 3rd All Odisha Inter-Club Swimming Competition was organised by The Odisha State Swimming Association jointly with the Sports Department, Government of Odisha. This has opened numerous avenues for passionate athletes to proactively compete among the best. As many as 180 swimmers, boys, girls, men and women in various age groups in Sub-junior, Junior and Seniors representing 24 clubs/ District Association/ districts units participated in the competition. This competition was a points-based competition to determine the state level ranking of the swimmers for the year 2022.
The competition was inaugurated by Olympian Anuradha Biswal and the opening ceremony was presided by Soma Mishra, Working President of the Association. Among others, General Secretary Golapmani Mahanta, Treasurer Bijaya Dixit were present. The technical support was provided by JSW, Odisha. Sarthak Prabhakar, Sports Consultant, Sports Department of Odisha was coordinating the event.
Sudip Satpathy and Dhirendra Khandelwal of E-Square Technology were the Chief Guest and Guest of Honour in the concluding ceremony who gave away the prizes to the winners. The Association congratulated all the winners and participants and thanked the Government of Odisha for their huge support to develop, promote and expand the sport of swimming. SAI International is extremely proud of the winners for unlocking new milestones & wishes them the heartiest congratulations !