Peshawar-Pakistan, March 24, 2012: On Pakistan’s Day i.e. 23rd March, 2012 celebrations Khyber Pakhtunkhawa Judo Association had organized a Provincial based Judo Championships as “KHYBER PAKHTUNKHAWA CADET JUDO CHAMPIONSHIPS-2012” at Qayyum Stadium, Peshawar Cantt.
Almost 60 Players had participated in this Championship while Mr. Masood Ahmed (Secretary General, South Asian Judo Federation and Pakistan Judo Federation) was invited as Honorable Guest. And Madam Shagufta (Principal Khyber Gulunoo School), Mr. Wali Khan Shinwari (President, FATA Jujitsu Association), Mr. Noorani (Pride Of Performance) and Mr. Asif Orakzai (Secretary K.P. Swimming Association) were present. All the districts players of Khyber Pakhtunkhawa had strongly participated in which Peshawar, Charsadda, Kohat, Mansera, Hangu, Malakand and Nowshera are nominent.
To make the Championship successful, the management was done by Madam Tabassum, Madam Amena and Madam Kalsoom of Khyber Pakhtunkhawa Judo Associations whereas the Officials jobs was performed by Muhammad Asif, Muhammad Jalal, Muhammad Javed, Sher Muhammad, Fazel-e-Haq, Ehsan Ullah Fateh Shah, Imran Badshah, Sami Ullah, Syed Javed Shah and Jahanzaib Khan. A Chief Referee duty is performed by Muhammad Fakhar of Pakistan Army.
The Championship was also a platform to check the players talents, as mostly players were came out of the Cadet Judo Training Camp which was started since March 15th ,2012 and it will further be last for 1-month even more.
In the end, Mr. Masood Ahmed (Secretary General, PJF) announces that this kind of Championships now will be adopted in all over the Pakistan on Provincial Levels, so he restrict the Provincial Judo Associations to adopt it in order to give more and more opportunities to the young and upcoming talents and further he also announced that in the upcoming June-2012 a country based Championships will be organized as National Junior Judo Championships-2012 in which the most talented and performed Players from the Provincial based Judo Championships like the one organized today will participate and from there further a selection will be done for the International Level events Participation like the 5th Asian Children Sports Games coming at Russia. He also said the Players will be divided into THREE age groups i.e. under 14, 16, and 18 respectively, so everyone can participate and proof himself.