Usha to sponsor junior training programme of Delhi Golf Club to encourage young and promising golfing talents
New Delhi, May 12, 2015: Usha International, one of India’s leading household consumer durable brands has been associated with the Junior Training Programme (JTP) of the Delhi Golf Club since 2006 with the aim of introducing golf to youngsters between the ages of 8 and 17 years and discovering and nurturing talented juniors.
The 29th edition of Junior Training Programme will kick start on 11th May and will continue up to the 20th June. Under the guidance of well-known coaches, Vikram Sethi, Ms. Nonita Lal Quereshi, Jasjit Singh and Ajay Gupta, every participating kid will be trained on the basics of the sport. Over the years, the programme has maintained an excellent track record of producing professional golfers. Well known golfers like Ashok Kumar, Rashid Khan and Gauri Monga have all participated in this programme.
During the training camp, kids are divided into three levels of ability - Advanced, Intermediate and Beginners and different aspects of the game like driving, chipping, putting, bunker play are taught. Every camp concludes with a 9 or 18 hole stroke play competition and thereafter the winners are felicitated with trophies
Usha Junior Training Programme and Usha DGC Juniors is a part of the company’s larger effort in promoting sports and healthy life amongst youngsters. The company has been promoting a wide array of sporting events which include Cricket, Ultimate Frisbee, Mawana Marathon and Football. Supporting sporting initiatives blends perfectly with the Usha brand ethos ‘Play’ and thus promoting a healthy and cheerful lifestyle.
About USHA International Ltd:
Usha International Ltd., is a trusted household consumer durables company with a turnover of about Rs.2000 crores today. All the products including electrical kitchen appliances, fans, sewing machines, power products, water coolers and dispensers, inverters and auto components are marketed under the ‘Usha’ brand name. Building on its 75+ year old heritage with knowledge and vibrancy of today, the company has grown from strength to strength developing an infrastructure of 16 location offices, 64 company showrooms, 34 warehouses and 220 service centres backed by an in-house customer call centre. Headquartered at Gurgaon, Usha has overseas offices in China and Sri Lanka. For more information please visit here.