The game has been completely stopped for two months due to the lockdown. Still, junior cycling players are busy preparing for the World Championship. The championship will be held in Cairo from 16 to 21 August. Ronaldo Singh, world number 1 in junior sprint category, is doing workouts in Manipur.
Ronaldo said that he cycling around the house in the morning. Then go to the gym. However, they are not able to get full diet. He said that sports are closed all over the country. The opening of the stadium has been announced. In such a situation, we hope that we will get a full training opportunity for one and a half months of the championship. In this hope, we are constantly working hard.
If not practice then doing exercises in gym
World number-3 Triasha Paul said that Kolkata does not have a cycling track. Due to this, she is unable to practice. Doing workouts in gym He said that due to the discontinuation of practice for two months, our performance is being affected. We cannot say anything about how we will perform in the championship. Still we will not leave any shortcoming.
Players have to be sent home in lockdown
Onkar Singh, secretary of the Cycling Federation of India, said that due to the lockdown, the regular training at the Academy of Delhi had to be stopped and sent to the players home. The safety of the players is our importance. However, now the players are preparing to stay at home. Looking at the circumstances, we will start training in the academy again.