20 skaters from Belgaum successfully completed the Belgaum to Delhi skating rally done with the theme of “Save Baby Girl Child”.
The Rally which had begun from Belgaum on 15th August 2012, reached Parliament,Vijay chowk at New Delhi on 30th August 2012 at 5pm and covered the distance about 2100 kms.
The Rally was welcomed by Shri.Mallikarjun Khargeji(Hon.Minister for labor) Dr.Prabhakar kore (MP Rajyasabha), Shri.G.M.Siddeshwar(MP loksabha,Davangere), Shri.Prahalad Joshi (MP Loksabha, Dharwad), Shri. Jay Prakash Hegde (MP Chickmanglur), Shr.Umesh Kalgatgi (President Belgaum Roller Skating Academy), Shri.Basavaraj Javali (President Belgaum Small scale association & BCCI), Monica Prashant Sawant (Lions club of Shahapur,Belgaum).
The skaters traveled through of Karnataka, Maharstara, Gujrat, Rajasthan, Haryana and reached Delhi under the guidance of Skating Coach Suryakant Hindalgekar.
Swastik Pednekar (Joshi Public School), Roshan Nargodi (M.R. Bhandari School), Nishant Singh, Akshata Sawant (KLE International School), Abhishek Navale, Preeti Navale ( A.V.H. English Medium School), Amankumar Paragi, (St. Mary’s High School), Bharat Patil (Pandit Nehru High School), Aditya Patil, Prajakt Patil (St. Xavier’s High School), Yojan Sambhuche (St. Joseph’s High School), Omkar Jadhav (Amrita Vidhyalay), Karan Javali (RLS College), Prathamesh Bagewadi (Vanita Vidhyalay English Medium), Prakash Patil (Jain College), Manjunath Mandolkar, Omkar Labbi, Ashwin Upadhye, Srinivas Jadhav, Kiran Ingole.