If you are a sports enthusiast and also enjoy social media presence, then social app Chingari and Board of Chaunna Federation for India (BCFI) has brought a contest for you — India Open Juggling 2020 for boys and girls in sub-junior, junior, senior in Field & Beach segment from October 20 to November 10.
To participate in this selection process, all you need to do is to upload a 60-second long (maximum time limit) video in which you are juggling the ball on the popular ‘Made in India Chingari’ platform. The video should be uninterrupted.
“Chaunna soccer, six-a-side soccer, has a big base in India among sports enthusiasts as an organised platform into mini football format. This event is open for all Indian citizens, NRIs, PIOs and OCIs. We expect 5,000-6,000 players to participate. We may secure a good number of players into national squad to represent India in the forthcoming Word Juggling Championship in 2021,” said Ashu Gupta, General Secretary, Board of Chaunna Federation for India.
Sumit Ghosh and Deepak Salva, founders, Chingari App, said this sporting project is our joint effort to appreciate and recognise Indian talent to the world for 2021. This entire project has been designed as the perfect amalgamation of sports and social media as the squad of 90 players out of 180 will be decided on the basis of the number of likes their video garners. We are excited for this online/ virtual project and look forward to excellent video entries from youth of ‘Fit India’. Entry form is available on BCFI’s website. A candidate must fill and submit it with a video on the Chingari App to secure likes and get the link from the federation. The results will be announced on November 25.