Wednesday, 9 May 2018

ICE SKATING ASSOCIATION OF INDIA TO HOST SPEED SKATING COMPETITION AT iSKATE, GURUGRAM : tax saving tricks : Ice Skating Association of India announces Speed Skating Competition at iSKATE- Ice skating rink & cafe at Ambience Mall, Gurugram on May 12, 2018. The competition shall be held in two different age categories with about 30 selected speed skaters participating from various parts of India.
The jury for the Speed Skating event comprises of Mr. Gitesh Vaidya, Mr. Ravi Dhillon and Mr. Manpreet Mirhas (experienced coaches) and other officials of the Ice Skating Association of India
The event shall culminate to an award ceremony on May 12, 2018 at 10:30 am wherein the winners will receive certificates from the Ice Skating Association of India.
Prior to the Speed Skating Competition, a speed skating training camp will be held from 7th May 2018 to 11th May 2018 to train speed skaters for the upcoming competition.
Dr. Ankur Bhatia, Executive Director, Bird Group shared, “It is an absolute pleasure to associate with Ice Skating Association of India to host one of the most prestigious sporting event – Speed Skating Competition at iSKATE. I am confident that the mass reach of the Speed Skating Competition will continue to promote ice skating and speed skating and help open the doors for talented and aspiring athletes to international events. We hope that the government and sporting bodies support infrastructure development of world class ice skating sporting venues such as iSKATE, so that players are able to perform their best”.

Located on the 6th floor of Ambience Mall, Gurgaon iSKATE has been visited by 18 lakh ice skating enthusiasts till date for leisure as well as professional training sessions in winter sports such as ice skating and ice hockey. The ability to play winter sports at India’s only all year ice skating rink iSKATE has made it extremely popular among youth, families and corporates appealing to age group spanning 5 years to 55 years.

Dr. Ankur Bhatia has a vision that expands beyond creating a niche in leisure to the overall development of winter sports in India and expands its reach to all strata of society. iSKATE has hosted and supported numerous National level events in Ice Skating, Speed Skating and Ice Hockey in the past along with numerous training camps and sports welfare programs.