The All India Inter University Aquatics (Men/Women) Championship – 2021-22 was organized by KISS – Deemed to be University under the aegis of Association of Indian Universities (AIU) from 22nd – 25th December, 2021 and supported by KIIT Deemed to be University.
The opening ceremony of the tournament was held in the Evening at KISS International Archery Stadium and attended by Dr. Prashant Ku. Routray, Registrar, KISS Deemed to be University, Prof. Jayanta Kumar Parida, Director, KIIT School of Commerce and Economics, KIIT – Deemed to be University, Mr. Gaganendu Dash, Director Sports, KIIT – Deemed to be University, Mr. Rudrakesh Jena, Deputy Director Sports, KISS Deemed to be University
A total of more than 1500 participants from 310 universities are participated in this said event.
The following Guest were present in the Valedictory Ceremony:
- Tapan Panigrahi, Dronacharya Awardee and Senior National Coach.
- Gulab Sing Rohal, Observer, Association of All India Universities, New Delhi.
- Prashant Ku. Routray, Registrar, KISS Deemed to be University.
- Gaganendu Dash, Director Sports, KIIT Deemed to be University.
- Rudrakesh Jena, Dy. Director- Sports, KISS Deemed to be University.
Best Swimmer and Overall Championship details
- In Men’s Category the Best Swimmer Award received by Mr. Siva S, Jain University, Bangalore.
- In Women’s Category the Best Swimmer Award received by Ms. Shrungi Rajesh Bandekar, Jain University, Bangalore.
- Overall Championship trophy received by Jain University, Bangalore and
- Overall Runner’s up trophy received by University of Madras.
All the players & officials from different universities thanked Prof. Achyuta Samanta, Founder KIIT & KISS & MP Kandhamal for providing excellent facilities (Accommodation, Food, Transportation & Field of Play) for the tournament.
Prof. Achyuta Samanta, Founder KIIT & KISS & Member of Parliament Kandhamal congratulated KIIT University Team for their performance. He also conveyed his best wishes to all the players who participated in the tournament & wished everyone all the best for their upcoming matches and future competitions.