Jr national athletic championship in Karnataka from Dec 1-5

Last Updated: Oct 19, 2010, 18:22 PM IST

Bangalore: The 26th National Junior Athletic Championship will be held here from December one to five, Karnataka Athletic Association said here on Tuesday.

Competitions will be conducted following the Age Group of 14, 16, 18, 20 years for Boys and Girls, Association Secretary Satyanarayana said in a statement here.

Twenty six states have confirmed participation, he said.

About 2,500 Athletes from all over India will take part in the championship, which is also a selection trail to pick the Indian team for the coming World Youth Meet and probables for Asian Games.