Sports: First Lyallpur All Pakistan Athletics Championship starts from June 21


Islamabad: First Lyallpur All Pakistan Athletics Championship will start from June 21 at Agriculture University Faisalabad. This was stated by the President, Pakistan Athletics Federation, Maj Gen® Muhammad Akram Sahi who is also the President of Pakistan Olympics Association in a press statement.

He said that 14 Men and Women teams from all over the country will be participated in the tournament namely Pakistan Army, Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Airforce, Pakistan WAPDA, Pakistan Railway, Pakistan Police, HEC, Punjab, KPK, Sindh, Balochistan, AJK,  Gilgit Baltistan and Islamabad.

He said that 22 events for men and 20 events for women will be held during the tournament. The events are different race competition, Desk throw, Hurdle throw, High Jump, Long Jump, Short put, Triple Jump, Javelin throw, Paul vault, Relay , marathon and Hammer throw .

He said that the Pakistan Athletics Federation will select players for training camp to show best performance in the tournament. He said that the concluding ceremony will be held on June 23.

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