Sunday, August 14, 2022

NOA announces sports disciplines for NOPG

Nagaland Olympic Association (NOA) has announced the list of sports disciplines and medal events to be conducted in the Nagaland Olympic and Paralympic Games 2022 (NOPG) to be conducted from August 22 to 27.
According to secretary general Nagaland Olympic Association, Abu Metha, some disciplines will begin at an earlier date and will be notified separately.
The list of disciplines has been determined as per the forthcoming North East Olympic Games and also taking into consideration available infrastructure and resources. Metha informed that separate notification related to the Paralympic discipline will be notified by the Paralympic Committee. He said Para sports discipline will be conducted in the form of demonstration sports and not inter-district.
The list of medal events for all the disciplines will be notified separately and the contingents will be as per the 16 districts. Registration of players and teams will be done electronically online and the last date for submission of players and officials’ registration will be August 13. Metha informed that once players get registered there will be no change of names. He also informed that preparatory expenditure will be sanctioned to respective Deputy Commissioners on the basis of number of athletes representing the districts for which separate notification on this matter will be issued. Accommodation, local transport, food and technical competition arrangements in the host city will be provided by the Games Organizing Committee and for which the dates for arrival and departure will be notified separately.
Meanwhile, T. Meren Paul (Senior Vice President) – 6009810695 and Neivikuolie Khatsu (Assistant Secretary General) – 9366966842 have been entrusted as coordinating officials from Nagaland Olympic Association. They can be contacted between 2 pm to 5 pm on working days (Monday- Friday).
Further, all districts have been requested to appoint a Chef de Mission, Deputy Chef de Mission and a District Team Manager and the names, contact numbers and e-mail addresses can be sent to the NOA on nagaolym@gmail.com latest by August 5, 2022.
Men’s football from Aug17
NOA assistant secretary general, Neivikuolie Khatsu informed that men’s football will commence on August 17. In this regard, all football contingents have been asked to report to the Games Village on August 16.

List of sports disciplines and medal events

  1. ARCHERY
    INDIAN ROUND
    Men and Women: 20m, 30m, Individual Olympic Round, Team Olympic Round, Mixed Team Olympic Round
    Recurve Event
    Men and Women: 70m- 2 Times, Individual Olympic Round, Team Olympic Round, Mixed Team Olympic Round
    COMPOUND EVENT
    Men and Women: 50m, Individual Olympic Round, Team Olympic Round, Mixed Team Olympic Round
  2. ATHLETICS
    Men and Women: 100m, 200m, 400m, 800m, 5000m, 4x100m Relay, 4×400 Relay and 4x400m Relay Mixed, Long Jump, High Jump, Triple Jump, Shot-Put, Discus Throw, Javelin and 10,000m
  3. BADMINTON
    Men and Women: Singles, Doubles, Mixed Doubles and Team Championship
  4. BASKETBALL
    Men and Women
  5. BOXING
    Men: Light Fly Weight (46kg-48kg), Fly Weight (48kg-51kg), Bantam Weight (51kg-54kg), Feather Weight (54kg-57kg), Light Weight (57kg-60kg), Light Welter Weight (60kg-63.5 kg), Welter Weight (63.5kg-67kg), Light Middle Weight (67kg-71kg)
  6. FOOTBALL
    Men
  7. LAWN TENNIS
    Men and Women: Singles and Doubles, Mixed Doubles
  8. SHOOTING
    Men and Women: 10m Air Pistol, 10m Air Rifle, 50m.22 Prone, 10m Air Pistol Mixed and 10m Air Rifles Mixed
  9. TABLE TENNIS
    Men and Women: Singles, Doubles and Mixed Doubles, Team Championships
  10. TAEKWONDO
    Men: Below 40kg, 40-46kg, 46-52kg, 52-58kg, 58-65kg and Above 65kg
    Women: Below 38kg, 38-44kg, 44-52kg and Above 52kg
  11. WUSHU
    Men
    Category 1 Category 2 Category 3
    Sanda Event
    Talou Event
    Nanquan Event
    48kg-52kg; 52kg-56kg; 56kg-60kg; 60kg-65kg; 65kg-70kg; 70kg-75kg
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