In the realm of precision, focus, and skill, Priyanshi Purva, an eighth-grader from The Khaitan School, has emerged as a shooting prodigy, leaving an indelible mark in recent CBSE Shooting Competitions.
CBSE Zonal Shooting Competition in Dehradun:
From October 25th to 29th, 2023, the picturesque landscape of Social Baluni Public School in Dehradun hosted the CBSE Zonal Shooting Competition. Amidst keen competition, Priyanshi Purva, representing The Khaitan School, showcased her prowess in the 10m Air Pistol event in the under-14 category for females. Demonstrating unwavering focus and precision, Priyanshi clinched the Bronze Medal, a testament to her dedication and exceptional talent.
CBSE National Shooting Competition in Panchkula:
The journey continued as Priyanshi Purva took her skills to the next level at the CBSE National Shooting Competition held from November 7th to 10th, 2023, at Hallmark Public School in Panchkula. Undeterred by the heightened competition, Priyanshi once again etched her name in glory, securing the Bronze Medal in the 10m Air Pistol event in the under-14 category.
What makes Priyanshi’s achievement even more remarkable is that she stands as the sole shooter from Noida to clinch a medal in the Pistol event at the CBSE Nationals. Her accomplishment not only brings pride to The Khaitan School but also shines a spotlight on the burgeoning talent in the city.
Qualifying for the 66th National Shooting Championship:
Priyanshi Purva’s journey doesn’t stop with the CBSE Nationals. Her exceptional performance has earned her a coveted spot in the upcoming 66th National Shooting Championship (Open Nationals) scheduled to take place in Bhopal in late November. This prestigious event brings together the finest shooters from across the country, and Priyanshi’s qualification is a testament to her skill and determination.
A Future in the Crosshairs:
As Priyanshi gears up for the Nationals, the entire school community rallies behind her, acknowledging not only her individual achievement but also the dedication and support of her coaches and mentors. Priyanshi’s success stands as an inspiration for aspiring shooters, emphasizing the importance of discipline, focus, and unwavering determination in pursuing one’s passion.