Salwan Education Trust, in its endeavour to provide young golfers a platform for nurturing their talent and generating a pool of talented golfers, right at the school level, has been organising ‘Salwan Golf Championship’ since 2014. To carry on the legacy of promoting sportsmanship, Salwan Public School Gurugram, under the aegis of Salwan Education Trust, organised Sixth Annual All India Schools Golf Championship recognised by Indian Golf Union (IGU) and ranked by World Amateur Golf Rankings (WAGR) from 10th January to 13th January 2023 at ITC Classic Golf Resort and Country Club. The event saw the participation of more than 100 students under the age of 18yrs(both boys and girls). Eight student- golfers from SPS, Rajendra Nagar were selected to participate in the tournament:
The Tee Off ceremony was graced by the Lt Gen M K Mago, AVSM, YSM, SM(Bar); Mr Harmeet Kahlon, an international Golf Player and a recipient of Arjuna Award; Brigadier Umesh Singh Bawa, Vir Chakra Awardee, and Directors and principals of Schools under the aegis of the SET. The Award ceremony of the tournament was graced with the presence of Hon’ble Chief Guest, Sh. Ajay Bisaria, Former Indian Ambassador to Canada, Pakistan, Poland and Lithuania. The Guests of Honour on the occasion were Sh. Sarandeep Singh, former Indian Cricketer and National Selector and Sh. Rajat Sethi, General Manager, ITC Classic Golf Resort and Country Club, Manesar.
Sh. Ajay Bisaria, hon’ble Chief Guest, Sh. Shiv Dutt Salwan, Chairman Emeritus Salwan Education Trust, and Sh. Sushil Dutt Salwan, Chairman SET, felicitated the winners of different categories in the Championship with trophies and certificates. The event was highly appreciated by all dignitaries and guests. It gave a platform to the young participants from different schools to compete with each other and make a mark in the field of golf.