To encourage the young sports aspirants, Honor, Huawei’s smartphone e-brand has partnered with the Sports For All (SFA) and will be sponsoring the SFA Mumbai 2016 on 11th December, 2016 at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai.
The SFA Mumbai 2016 is an initiative aimed at systemizing the way India plays inter-school sports and inter-college sports. This SFA has organized a special segment ‘Girls Day’ to encourage a larger participation of girls in sports across the country. Indian Badminton Champ & Honor’s ambassador Saina Nehwal will be attending this event to celebrate ‘Girls Day’ and lend her support to the sports driven youth in the county.
Speaking on their association with SFA, Mr. P Sanjeev, Vice president (sales), Huawei India Consumer Business group said, “We have a history of working with sportspersons from across the globe and are very excited to be working with SFA Mumbai 2016 in this initiative to provide young aspiring sportspersons with a platform to excel.”
The SFA Mumbai 2016 will see over 35,000 kids participate in a three-week sporting extravaganza which includes 25 different sporting categories. SFA is an endeavor to enable the next generation athletes to have access to a sporting environment that match international standards and aims enable the next generation athletes from every school who aspire to represent India.
Mr. Rishikesh Joshi, the founder and the brain behind SFA, added, “We are glad we have partners like Honor and Saina on board, who share the same vison towards Indian sports. Our efforts to select, condition and train these young sports enthusiasts would be incomplete without their support and encouragement. We look forward to witnessing exciting and nail biting matches in the next few days.”
The SFA Mumbai 2016 will build a strong sporting culture in the country and groom the young players to believe in their dreams and create a system that will enable them to grow into professional athletes.