At Good Shepherd International School (GSIS), we take immense pride in fostering well-rounded individuals and nurturing their talents to excel in various fields. As a testament to our commitment to sports, our students have once again showcased their exceptional marksmanship at the prestigious 48th Tamil Nadu State Shooting Championship held in Madurai from 11th to 23rd July 2023.
Sports form an integral part of our comprehensive education system at GSIS. We believe that sports instill essential life skills, including discipline, determination, teamwork, and leadership. Among the various sports we excel in, shooting sports hold a special place as we have consistently produced outstanding marksmen and markswomen who have achieved remarkable feats in various shooting championships.
The 48th Tamil Nadu State Shooting Championship witnessed the participation of seven exceptional students from GSIS, who demonstrated their exceptional talent and unwavering dedication to the sport. The championship proved to be an opportunity for our students to put their skills to the test and compete at the highest level of marksmanship.
Our students left an indelible mark at the championship, with Sudarshan Karbari emerging as a shining star. Sudarshan showcased his marksmanship skills in the Peep Sight Air Rifle ISSF category, securing a commendable bronze medal in the Sub Youth Men’s Individual Championship. Furthermore, in the other three events, Sudarshan’s performance remained noteworthy, securing an impressive 13th rank.
In a remarkable achievement, all six participants from the rifle event have qualified for the Pre-National (South Zone) level, setting the stage for their journey towards higher recognition in the sport. Their hard work, dedication, and perseverance have borne fruit, and we applaud their outstanding feat.
Our NR boys’ team exhibited exemplary teamwork and skill, securing the 8th rank in the Sub Youth Men’s category and the 10th rank in the Youth Men’s category.
For students with a passion for shooting sports, GSIS provides the perfect platform to pursue their dreams and excel in marksmanship. We invite aspiring shooters to be a part of our legacy of excellence and embark on a journey towards becoming champions.
The achievements of our students at the Tamil Nadu State Shooting Championship fill us with immense pride and joy. We celebrate their success and look forward to witnessing their continued growth and accomplishments in the world of shooting sports.