Narendra Sawaikar elected Unopposed as President of Goa Athletics Association



Adv Narendra K. Sawaikar, Commissioner for NRI Affairs, Government of Goa, & Ex-LS MP was unanimously re-elected as the president of Goa Athletics Association (GAA) at the Annual General Body Meeting at Athletics Stadium, Bambolim, Goa held on 12.08.2023.

Elections were monitored by the observers of Athletics Federation of India (AFI) Shri Muralidhar and Goa Olympics Association (GOA) Shri Jaiwant H with Adv Gaurang Panandikar as the Returning Officer.

Adv Narendra K Sawaikar exhorted the members to work unitedly and vigorously for the promotion of athletics and young athletes in the state. He said he was grateful to the members for reposing faith in him yet once again and promised to do his best for the upliftment of Athletics in the state of Goa.

Sawaikar said that GAA should support the Goa Government in organisation of National Games 2023 with the upgraded state-of-the-art synthetic/tartan track at Bambolim.

Following are the members of the New Executive Committee for 2023-27 who have been elected unopposed.

President – Adv Narendra Sawaikar
Sr. V.P. – Rajsingh Rane
V.P. 1 – Sanjay Bhobe
V.P. 2 – Shripad Kundaikar
Hon. Sec. – Sharendra Naik
Sr. Jt. Sec. – Sonali Shetyekar
Jt. Sec. 1 – Adv Akhil Parrikar
Jt. Sec. 2 – Savio Leitao
Treasurer – Pranav Sanvordekar
Ex. Member – Minaxi Karapurkar
Chief Coach – Patrick Soares
Asst. Coach – Desiree Pereira

Co-opted Members:
1. Gurudas Kadam
2. Shubhada Shilkar
3. Durgesh Gaonkar
4. Dilkhush Raikar
5. Gangaram Lambore


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