National Athletic C’ship begins today

May 23, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Karachi: Athletics Federation of Pakistan AFP is organizing 45th edition of Men’s and Women’s National Athletics Championship from today Friday at Jinnah Stadium in Islamabad.

The federation is expecting over 500 athletes from all its affiliated units across the country to participate in the event. The athletes from all four provinces, AJK, FATA, Gilgit-Baltistan and other departments would be participating in the event.

The federation is dedicating the event to late Syed Zakir Hussain, former Director General Pakistan Sports Board PSB for his contributions to sports. Late Syed Zakir Hussain was a well known Sports Administrator and Journalist.

The championship is scheduled to conclude on May 26.