Ms Khurshid Mistry
Veterans Athletic Federation of India had recently organised the National Veterans Athletic Championships 2011 from 4 to 7th August, 2011 at Pondicherry in Indira Gandhi Sports Stadium. Approx 2000 athletes from various states of the country participated in the championship.
Ms Khurshid Mistry was selected by the Veterans Athletic Federation of India to represent the State of Maharashtra . She was selected for five events viz. 100 mts, 200mts, 400mts, 4*400 mts Relay and 4*100 mts Relay.
Ms Khurshid Mistry has won 4 Gold Medals in 100 mts, 200 mts, 400 mts and 4*400 mts Relay and 1 Silver medal in 4*100 mts Relay.
After a span of 20 years she started running again and taking part in various competitive events. In the last three years she has participated in various National and International Athletic Meets and won a number of accolades. Last year she had won 5 Gold Medals in 100 mts, 200mts, 400mts, 4*400 mts relay & 4*100 mts relay for an International Meet held in Brunei and 1 Gold Medal in 4*100 mts relay for the Asian Veteran Athletic Meet held in Malaysia.
She is working with UTI Mutual Fund as an Associate Vice President and her organisation is very proud of her achievements.”