19 August, 2019: The students of Ecole Globale International Girls’ School, Dehradun participated in the 16th Uttarakhand Inter School State Shooting Championship held at Rana Shooting Range, Paundha Mazhone from 16th to 18th August, 2019 and won 56 medals. Ecoliers competed with around 20 schools of Uttarakhand, namely Doon School, Welhem Girls, Unison School, Selaqui International, Army Public School, Roorkee et al.
Ecoliers excelled in the competition and bagged total 56 medals, comprising of 34 Gold, 15 Silver and 7 Bronze medals. The events in which the students participated were Air Rifle 10mtr, Air Pistol 10mtr,Sports Pistol 25mtr and Prone Rifle 25mtr.
Commenting on the win,the Officiating Principal of Ecole Global International Girls’ School said,” We are elated with the performance of our students and congratulate them on the win. Our young Ecoliers always aspire to target the best and succeed in achieving their aim – unwavering , unfaltering , undettered in their pursuit of excellence.”
Mr. R.S Rana, former sports minister was the chief guest at the event. Mrs. Madhu Marwah,wife of International shooter, Col. Marwah and Mr.Shiv All Dogra, HOD sports and shooting coach, Ecole Global International Girls’ School were present at the event.