SAI NERC Imphal to conduct KIRTI Assessment Tests to unearth sporting talents

IMPHAL, Mar 15
The Sports Authority of India, North Eastern Regional Centre (SAI NERC), Imphal is set to host the Khelo India Rising Talent Identification (KIRTI) assessment test across various sports disciplines at its Takyel premises.
The test, scheduled from March 18 to 22, will mark a significant step in identifying budding talent in the region, said SAI NERC, Imphal in a press release.
The test will commence at 8 am each day at the Takyel premises.
The KIRTI assessment test will be held for five disciplines viz- Football (March 18 to 22), Hockey (March 18), Archery (March 19), Athletics (March 20) and Weightlifting (March 21), it said while inviting aspiring athletes aged between 9 to 18 years to participate in the prestigious event.
Project KIRTI operates on a meticulously designed pyramidical structure, leveraging scientifically crafted tests to unearth talent potential and nurture it into a robust pool of development prospects, it said.
Through the initiative, SAI aims to establish " Bharat Benchmarks" for performance evaluation, thus spearheading the drive towards excellence in Indian sports. This endeavour not only identifies promising talent but also sets new standards of achievement, heralding a bright future for sports in the Nation, it added.
Further information and registration details can be had from SAI NERC Imphal, KIRTI Venue Manager (9366054772).