CHEETAH SQUADRON EMERGE VICTORIOUS IN INTER SQUADRON NOVICES CROSS COUNTRY AT INA
Cheetah Squadron emerged victorious in the Inter Squadron Novices Cross Country Championship for the first term cadets of INAC and Naval Orientation Cadets held on Sunday, 23 September 2018. The event was flagged off by Rear Admiral Puneet Chadha, VSM, Deputy Commandant, INA. 226 cadets from the six squadrons of the academy participated in the event. The eight kilometres gruelling run through varied terrain within the Academy put to test the mettle of the cadets and is a key event in exploring their physical standards themselves. Cadet Yash Dalal of Braveheart Squadron secured the first position, clocking 33 minutes and 34 seconds. Cadet Ishita Sharma of Braveheart Squadron stood first among female cadets with a timing of 45 minutes and 56 seconds.
The overall positions of the squadrons in the event are as follows:
1st Position :- Cheetah Squadron
2nd Position:- Braveheart Squadron
3rd Position :- Fighter Squadron
4th Position :- Daredevil Squadron
5th Position :- Eagle Squadron
6th Position :- Achiever Squadron
Rear Admiral Puneet Chadha, VSM, Deputy Commandant, INA congratulated all participants and presented the trophies and individual prizes to the proud winners.