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Sultana Kamal inter-district age-level swimming begins

  • Sports Correspondent
  • 28 May, 2022 12:00 AM
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The maiden edition of Sultana Kamal Inter-district Age-level Swimming Competition, organised by the Bangladesh Women Sports Federation, began at the Sultana Kamal Women’s Complex swimming pool in the city’s Dhanmondi area on Friday.

Sultana Kamal was the wife of Sheikh Kamal, the eldest son of Father of the Nation and Bangladesh President Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

However, some 114 girls from 19 districts – split into three groups A, B, and C – are taking part in ten disciplines of the two-day meet.

The groups were formed based on age limits -- Group A consisted of 8 -10, Group B 11 to 12 and Group C 13-14.

Nine disciplines are – 100m backstroke, 50m breaststroke, 100m freestyle, 100m butterfly, 50m freestyle, 100m breaststroke, 200m individual medley, 50m butterfly, 50m backstroke and 100m freestyle.