Gangtok, Sikkim

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18 from Sikkim to participate in national kickboxing championship

18 from Sikkim to participate in national kickboxing championship
Sat, Dec 1, 2018

GANGTOK,: A 18-member team of Sikkim Association of Kickboxing Organisation will represent Sikkim in the Senior National Kickboxing Championship 2018 to be held from December 2 to 5 in Kolkata, West Bengal.
The SAKO team has Mona Hang Limboo, Krishna Kumar Rai, Vivek Rai, Ith Hang Limboo, Pawan Subba, Puran Gautam, Ajay Rai, Rakesh Rai, Lak Tshering Sherpa, Bijay Limboo, Rahul Chowdhary, Rahul Sharma, Preety Kumar Gurung, Rajesh Rai, Srijana Chettri, Phur Deeki Sherpa and Mandira.
Binam Gurung is the team coach.
In a small function held at Paljor Stadium here, SAKO president Bhim Bahadur Subba and other executive members gave their best wishes to the team by offering khadas. The team will be leaving for the championship on Saturday morning.


Area: 7096 Sq Km
Capital:Gangtok
Altitude: 5,840 ft
Population: 6.10 Lakhs
Topography: Hilly terrain elevation from 600 ft. to over 28,509 ft above sea level
Climate:
Summer: Max- 21°C ; Min- 13°C
Winter: Max- 13°C ; Min- 0.48°C
Rainfall: 325 cm per annum
Language Spoken: Nepali, Bhutia, Lepcha, Tibetan, English, Hindi