Punjab Sports Department has decided to conduct trials for Speed Fund Scheme,Sports Academies and different Sports Wings for boys and girls (Schools) for the year 2013-14. The trials for the Speed Fund Scheme will be conducted at Guru Nanak Stadium,Ludhiana on February 26 and the registration for the trials will start at 8.00 AM,at District Sports Office,Guru Nanak Stadium,Ludhiana. Games like athletics,boxing,badminton,cycling,gymnastics (artistic and rhythmic),judo,lawn tennis,table tennis,weightlifting and wrestling have been included in Speed Fund Scheme.
Players who secured one of the first three positions (1st ,2nd or 3rd place) in Sub. Junior/Junior State Championships or Sub. Junior National/Junior National Championships and their age is between13 to 18 years as on 31-12-2013 are eligible for the trials. The selected ones will get Rs. 5500 per month per for diet,equipments,education,medical and transportation etc. and will be placed at the sports centre equipped with all modern facilities of their own choice in the state. They also will get facility to participate in all national and international competitions and a sum of Rs. 10,000 on a yearly basis for their kit.
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