CHANDIGARH 13 Sept.: All India Intervarsity Rowing Championship for Men & Women concluded successfully here at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh organized under the chairmanship of Dr. Gurdeep Kaur Randhawa Director Sports, Punjabi University Patiala.

S. Adesh Pratap Singh Kairon, Minister for Excise & Taxation, Food & IT came as Chief Guest to distribute the prizes to the winners. On this occasion S. Naib Singh Ji, General Manager, Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh; International Rowers Olympian Swaran Singh, Olympian Manjit Singh and S. Ranjit Singh Asiad Medalist; Sh. Sandeep Gupta (Associate Joint Secretary, Rowing Federation of India and International Umpire FISA); Sh. Ripam Karmakar (Associate Joint Secretary, Rowing Federation of India and International Umpire FISA); Sh. Animesh Biswas (Technical Official, Rowing Federation of India); Sh. Jaspreet Singh Sidhu (General Secretary, Rowing Federation of India) were the special guests.

OVERALL CHAMPION

1. Punjabi University Patiala - 9 Gold, 2 Silver & 2 Bronze medal

2. Kurukshetra University - 4 Gold, 3 Silver & 4 Bronze medal

3. Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar - 1 Gold & 2 Silver

Team Championship – Women

1. Punjabi University Patiala - 5 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze medal

2. Kurukshetra University - 2 Gold, 2 Silver and 3 Bronze medal

3. Anna University Chennai - 1 Gold and 1 Silver medal

Team Championship – Men

1. Punjabi University Patiala - 4 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze medal

2. Kurukshetra University - 2 Gold, 1 Silver and 1 Bronze medal

3. Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar - 1 Gold and 1 Silver medal