The Sikkim Olympic Association (SOA) felicitated the bronze medalist of the 36th National Games – Prince Raj Misra, and his coach – R B Subba, during a function held at the office of the SOA on Monday.
During the felicitation ceremony, the President and members of the Sikkim Olympic Association presented the cash award of Rs. 50,000 to the athlete and his coach – Mr. Subba.
Trained at the Bright Future Athletics Club in Reshithang, Misra clinched the Bronze Medal in the 3000 m steeple chase in Athletics.
It is worth noting that the ’36th National Games’ was held in Gujarat from September 27-October 10. The 36 States & Union Territories (UTs) participated in the games across various disciplines. Sikkim participated in four state disciplines – Athletics, Boxing, Skateboarding, and Wushu.