ADVENTURE AND SPORTS
|TENZING NORGAY NATIONAL ADVENTURE AWARDS :
The Ministry of Youth affairs and Sports had instituted National Adventure Awards (renamed as Tezing Norgay National Adventure Awards) in the field of adventure with a view to giving due recognition to the ahievements made by persons in the field of adventure. The following airwarriors are the recipients of this award:
(a) Sqn Ldr Sanjay Thapar in 1995
(b) Sqn Ldr BK Das in 1996
(c) Flt Lt Kamal Singh Oberh in 2000
(d) Sqn Ldr RC Tripathi in 2001
(e) Wg Cdr Jayashankar in 2004
(f) Wg Cdr MIK Reddy in 2006
(g) Air Cmde TK Rath in 2008
(h) Wg Cdr Jai Kishan in 2009
(i) MWO S Singh in 2014
Dte of Adv, Air HQ (VB)
412 Air Force Station
Pin - 937412
C/O 56 APO
Dte of Air Force Adventure
Air HQ (VB)
412 Air Force Station Race Course,
New Delhi - 110 003
Tele /Fax - 011-23012968
011-23010231 Extn : 6633
Dte of Adventure has always endeavoured to promote adventure in its true spirits amongst Air Force personnel and broad base all activities to ensure maximum participation. All activities are carried out in a professional manner keeping safety paramount. Sustained efforts are made to project the right image of the IAF and motivate youth to join the Air Force. Adventure cultivates qualities of courage, initiative, fearlessness and team spirit essential for 'Air Warriors'.
The Dte has decentralized conduct of adventure activities, creating nodal centres in various Commands and providing infrastructure and support to deserving potential to do better and bring honour and pride to the IAF and the country as well.
A few days spent in close harmony with nature, rejuvenates an individual. Adventure will shape you into a better 'Air Warrior'.
Our moto "IF YOU HAVE A DREAM........ WE HAVE THE MEANS TO FULL FILL IT"