Over 800 student athletes – qualified through 14 city leg finals – will vie for top honours at the Reliance Foundation Youth Sports National Athletics Championship 2018, to be held from 14th to 16th November at SAI, Kandivali, Mumbai.
RFYS Athletic competition are held under the aegis of Athletics Federation of India (AFI) and conducted as per the International Association of Athletic Federations (IAAF) regulations. The three-day nationals will witness 84 track and field final events across 4 categories each for Boys and Girls in Sub Jr, Junior, Senior and College.
RFYS Athletics championship 2018, in its second year was held in 14 cities of Bengaluru, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Mumbai, Patiala, Rohtak, Trivandrum and Vadodara. Over 20000 student athletes from 3500 educational institutes registered in the city competitions held over the months of September and October.
All the participating finalists are flown in to Mumbai and hosted by the organisers Reliance Foundation at its state of the art guest house in Navi Mumbai.