OSUK 2022 – Sports Excellence Awards

OSUK 2022 - Sports Excellence Awards Introduction OSUK, as a representative organisation of Odia communities in UK, is delighted to have launched ‘Sports Excellence Awards’ at its 43rd annual convention OSUK 2002 at Manchester. The purpose of this initiative is to felicitate and encourage good performance in sports with an objective of promoting sports and sports’ excellence in OSUK communities. OSUK encourages all...

Debashis – Our Hockey Champion

Debashis  Kar plays as a key defender for Southend men’s hockey team. Last year his team got promoted up a division after finishing 2nd in the men’s league in the last division. He learnt his hockey lessons from Sainik school Bhubaneswar and Kendriya Vidyalaya , and has represented his school at national level.

Youngest Odia to run a Parkrun

Sunayana Subarna Nanda Sunaya (age 6), as she known as, is an avid parkrunner with 58 junior ‘2km’ parkrun and 10 standard ‘5km’ parkrun to her credit before the worldwide parkrun event cancellation in March 2020.  She attempted a 5km parkrun on 7th Oct 2017, the Saturday after her 4th birthday but stopped after jogging two of the three laps at Rickmansworth...

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