In a bid to lend impetus to gymnastics in India, the country is hosting its first edition of Indian Gymnastics League (IGL). The three-day event from December 1 to December 3 has been a brainchild of TheGymnast and Prabodhankar Thackeray Krida Sankul (PTKS) under the aegis of RYP Centre of Excellence. It promises to showcase some of the finest gymnasts from Maharashtra, West Bengal and Navy.
The maiden edition of IGL features 32 senior and junior level athletes divided into four teams ‘ Twisters, Jumpers, Bouncers and Swingers. The teams are owned by organisations Paramit, Rotary Club, Urban Sports and Orbit, respectively. Quality gymnasts have joined hands to participate in this year’s event. Some of the prominent names include Shravani Raut, Abhijeet Shinde, Bidisha Gayen, Rakesh Patra, Shraddha Talekar and Abhijit Kumar. Read More