40TH BSF INTER FRONTIER ATHLETICS MEET AND 1ST INTER COMMAND WOMEN’S ATHLETICS & BASKETBALL COMPETITIONS - 2017 (View Photo)
The Border Security Force is current All India Police Athletics Meet Champions, had the honour of inviting Hon’ble Addl Chief Secretary, Finance Gujarat State, Sh Anil Mukim, IAS to the Opening Ceremony of our 40th Inter Frontier Athletics Meet at 1600 hrs on 27 Oct 2017 at SAI Stadium, Gandhinagar (Gujarat). The Meet was conducted over five days i.e. from 27th Oct 2017.
2. Frontier HQ BSF Gujarat had the privilege to host this Force Level event in which athletes of all Frontiers of the BSF from all over the country participated. The event, in addition to inculcating team-spirit, spirit of competition and excellence, served to spot potential talent for nurturing and grooming into future champions.
3. Having raised our Athletics team in 1966, the BSF athletics have brought laurels for the country in various Asian Games and represented India in Olympics. Overall, we have contributed 52 athletes to represent India in various International events
4. A new beginning has been made by way of conducting the BSF’S first-ever Inter Command Women’s Athletics and Basketball competition in which women participants from BSF’s Eastern and Western Command competed. The present events are the likely seeds of a strong future BSF women challenge in the arena of national and international athletics and sports.