Selection Trials for World Championships 2017

Selection Trials for World Championships 2017 - Documents Required from Athletes

We are happy to inform you that we are conducting selection trials for the Indian contingent for the forth coming world championships which will be held in London during July 2017. For the above said championships maximum athletes have to participate in the IPC Events to qualify and get quota for the country. We have identified 2 IPC Events and sought approval from SAI and MYAS.

The Events are :

1. FAZAA GAMES in Dubai during March 2017



The selection trials will be based on National championships which was held in Panchkula during march 2016.
​Gold and silver medalist of National Championships held at Panchkula are only eligible to take part in the selection trails. However those who had missed out Panchkula meet and meet the Minimum Qualifying standard set by IPC are also eligible to take part with a special request from the state secretary / president to the undersigned. ​these athletes shall produce Medal Certificate, Copy of passport and 3 passport size photographs to complete their procedural formalities .

The independent 5 Member Selection Committee shall be announced by 03.02.2017 and shall be displayed on the PCI website. The decision of the selection committee will be final.
It is advised to the​ State Associations to inform all the athletes participating in the selection trials to carry a copy of ​16th National Para Athletics Championship ​Certificate for scrutiny before participating in the event. The selection trials will be conducted on 8th and 9th February in Bahalgad, Sonipat, Haryana SAI Centre starting from 10 am to 5 pm each day.
Food and accommodation will be provided from 7th evening to 9th evening.

The athletes have to make their own arrangements to reach the venue and return ​. No TA/DA ​shall be provided to athletes.
The Athletes those who miss the opportunity for participating in the above said 2 Championships shall be given opportunity to participate in other IPC Accredited Championships in future as per the suitability of the Championship.

Kindly ensure that the Athletes should carry the below mentioned documents with them for the selection trials :

1. Medical Certificate
2. Date of Birth Certificate
3. Passport
4. 2 high resolution photographs
5. Copy of Merit Certificates

Also ensure that the Name and details of the athletes who shall be participating in the Selection Trials to be held on 8th and 9th February 2017 at SAI Sonipat must reach us before 4th February 2016.

The entries should be send on letter head of the respective federation specifying the performance of the athlete in National Athletic Championship held at Panchkula (copy of the certificated should be enclosed), Category, Current Performance and Contact Number.

You are requested to do the same on urgent basis.

Thanking you,

Girraj Singh

Chairman – Sports Technical Committee (Athletics),
Paralympic Committee of India ®