Over the years CRPF has produced many outstanding sportsmen and athletes, who have brought great honour and appreciation both within the country and abroad.
There have been outstanding sportsmen like S/Shirr G S Randhawa, R.S.Bal and Hari Chand, in athletics, Khazan Singh, Raja Ram Tokas and Radhakrishanan in swimming and lately Ms. Kunjarani Devi, Jeevan Jyoti Manitombi Devi and Neelam Laxmi in weight lifting
Insp. Ragzen Angmo in Marathons.
In open Athletics Championship 1998 at Calcutta, Insp Paramjit Singh secured Gold Medal in 400 meter race with new National Record and broke 38 years old record of flying Sikh Milkha Singh. He also secured a silver medal in the Relay team and bronze medal
in 400 meters in 13th Asian Games at Bangkok in 1998. Insp. Jincy Philips also bagged the silver medal in 4 x 400 meter relay. CRPF Mahila Athletic team won team championship during 47th All India Police Athletic Meet 1998. CRPF Hockey team won the Lal Bahadur
Shastri Hockey Cup 1998.
After successfully conducting a chain of adventure .sports including an expedition to Mount Jogin - I (6456 Mtrs.) and Jogin-3 (6116 Mtrs. ), CRPF launched an expedition to Mount. Sri Kailas (6932 Mtrs) in Garhwal Himalayas to mark the culmination of Diamond
Jubilee celebrations of the Force. The expedition was flagged off by Shri Kamal Pande IAS. Union Home Secretary on 24/4/2000 at Dte.Genl. CRPF by presenting the National Flag and CRPF Flag to the expedition leader. The expedition which comprised of 16 members
included 5 Gazetted Officers and 11 other ranks . In this expedition for the first time 4 women including 2 Gazetted Officers participated. They were ably supported by one Medical Officer, one Nursing Assistant, 2 Radio Operators and one Cook.
Mount Sri Kailas ( 22737 ft) situated in Himalayan range of Garhwal region. is the second highest Peak which offers tremendous excitement to any Mountaineer. The Peak has unique pyramid shape and has mythological background as it is believed to be the abode
of Lord Shiva. Though second highest in the region, it offers tremendous challenge to the Mountaineers due to its conical shape, long and difficult approach march. large glacier track with wide crevices and generally prevailing bad weather conditions over
The CRPF Mountaineers having been flagged off on 24/4/2000 commenced their approach march from Gangotri. the road head , and having established 7 camps enroute finally reached the Summit Camp at an altitude of 21200 feet on 18.5.2000. The first attempt to
scale the peak was made under the leadership of Sunand Kumar with 7 other members including 2 Mahilas namely Sima Tolia, Asstt.Comdt and Sukhla Das, Constable. Their first attempt had to be called off mid way due to extremely bad weather conditions and wide
crevices enroute which could not be bridged
Undeterred, the team made second attempt on next day and at 0945 hours on 20.5.2000 they successfully planted the National tricolour and the CRPF Flag on top of Mount Sri Kailas.
Motivated by the success of first group, the second party under Shri B.C.Sharma, Dy.Comdt. with Indrani Yadav and 5 other Mountaineers moved from camp-3 to Summit Camp on the same day and successfully summited Mount Sri Kailas on 21.5.2000 at 1250 hrs. Thus
CRPF was able to put 15 Mountaineers on top of Mount Shri Kailas.
The achievements of this successful Mountaineering Expedition included
(a) it is the culmination of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of the CRPF .
(b) For the first time women members of the Force have participated in the expedition and 3 of them have successfully reached the Summit,
(c) The complete expedition has gone off without, any un-toward happening which goes to the credit of full preparation on the part of expedition team.
(d) The expedition has given tremendous confidence to the members to work together in difficult and challenging situations. This achievement will inspire the Force and motivate other members to take on challenging assignments with confidence.
Gold Medal in Asian Games, 1962 in Decathlon. Participated in Montreal and Moscow Olympics in 1976 &1980.
Two Gold Medals in Asian Track & Field meet, Seoul, 75. Participated in Seoul Olympics, 1988.
Silver medal in Asian Games held at Seoul in1986.
Bronze Medal in Asian Track and Field Meet – 1975 – at Seoul.
Gold Medals in SAF Games Karachi in 1989 and Lahore in 1976.
2 Gold, 19 Silver and 5 Bronze Medals in World Championships.
2 Bronze Medals in Asian Games 1990 and 1994.
2 Gold, 13 Silver and 5 Bronze medals in Asian Championships.
1 Gold Medal in Commonwealth Game in 1988
1 Silver medal in World Championship,99 held at Australia.
Awarded Rajiv Gandhi Khel RatnaAward,1995&96
1 Silver Medal in Asian Championship, 2000 held at Osaka , Japan
2 Gold, 1 Silver medal in Senior Asian weight lifting Champion ship held at Jeonju (Kocca) from. July. 12/07/2001
3 Silver and 2 Bronze medals in World Championship at China and Taiwan in 1995&1997
Bronze medal in Asian Games at Hiroshima during 1994.
1 Gold Medal in Commonwealth championship, 99
One Gold and two silver medals in athletics events in world police & fire games 1995, at Australia.
3 gold medal in athletic events in world police & fire games ’97 held at Canada.
Two silver medals in SAF Games, 95 held at Chennai.
One silver and one bronze medals in Asian Games ’98 held at Bangkok.
Participated in Sydney Olympic, 2000.
Made a new National record in 400m. with the timing of 45.56 sec.
2 Gold, 2 Silver medals in world Police & Fire Games held at Indianapolis, USA from June 8-16, 2001.
One Gold medal in Common Wealth Wt. Lifting Championship ’98 held at Naruru.
One gold medal in commonwealth championship ’99.
One gold medal in world police for games – 99.
2 Silver and on bronze medal in Asian WT. Lifting championship.
3 Gold medals in Asian WT. Lifting championship held at Japan from 02/05 to 08/05/2000.
Participated in Sydney Olympic - 2000
The following Sports Personnel of CRPF represented in various International Competitions held during the period from 1/4/2002 to 11/3/2003
The Following Sports Personnel of CRPF participated in various International Sports Events held during 2000 were awarded "SPECIAL AWARD” during July’2001 by Ministry of Sports & Youth affairs Govt. Of India for their excellent performance.
Besides this, CRPF Star Weight Lifter Insp.(M) Sanamacha Chanu has awarded the legendary "ARJUNA AWARD” during Sept’2001 For the Year 2000.
CRPF Athletic Team Participated 44th National Inter State Athletic Championship-04 held at Chennai from 18/7/04 to 20/7/04 and secured medals/position in the various event as mentioned against their names
CRPF Band team Participated in 3rd All India Police Band Competition held at GC Pinjore w.e.f 10/03/2002 to 17/03/2002 and secured 2nd position in Brass & Pipe Band.
SI Vikash Tomar of CRPF represented India in IV Asian Youth Volleyball Championship held at Vishakapatnam from 06/04/03 to 13/04/2003 and Indian Team secured Gold Medal in the above competition.
CRPF Hand ball Team represented Haryana State in Ist All Ch. Devi Lal Memorial Handball Tournament held at Kount Bhiwani (Haryana) from 12/1/2003 to 15/1/2003 and secured IInd position. CRPF Hand Ball team secured Ist position in 51st AIPG-02 held at Thiruvanathapram
from 11/2/03 to 15/02/03. CRPF Hand ball participated in 31st Senior National Hand ball championship held at Bhilai (Chhatisgarh) wef 1/3/03 to 6/3/03 and secured IInd position.
CRPF Kabaddi Team participated in ALL India GVC Trophy-2004 Kabaddi Tournament held at Erode (Tamil Nadu) wef. 19/5/04 to 23/504 and Secured 2nd Position.
02 Mahila and 01 Men CRPF total 03 weightlifters of CRPF represented the Country in the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship for Men and Women held at Malta from 25th to 28th june 2004 and secured medals as per details mentioned below against each
Rowing,Kayaking& Canoeing players of CRPF participated in 2nd All India Police Water Sports Championship held at port Blair wef 13/3 to 16/3/03 and secured following Medals
CRPF (Men/Women) Judokas participated in Sr. National Judo Championship 04 held at Cuttak(Orissa) from 15th to 19th Feb 2004. CRPF women section secured 1st position and Men sectioned secured joint winner position with following medals
CRPF Hockey Team participated in the DCM Shri. Ram hockey Tournament held at Kota (Raj) from 5/1/03 and secured 1st position.
CRPF Wrestler participated in West Bengal State Wrestling Championship was held at Kolkata (W/Bengal) wef 17/2 to 20/2/04 and secured 05 Gold Medals.
Participated in 1st All India Police water sports 2002 Kayaking , Canoeing & Rowing Championship held at Chandigarh wef 26/4 to 30/4/2002 and secured 2nd position with 1 Gold , 4 Silver & 4 Bronze medals.
CRPF Swimmer s/DIVERS and Waterpolo Players (Men/Women) represented India Police team in Sr. National Aquatic Championship held at Kolkata w.e.f 17/9/03 to 22/09/03 and secured position and medals as per details given below
(a) Women Police w/Team Secured - II Position
(b) Men Police Team secured - IV Position
CRPF Gymnastic represented U.P state team 44th Sr. National gymnastic championship held at Mohali (Punjab) w.e.f 27/12/03 to 31/12/03 and U.P state team secured 1st position. Our Gymnasts secured following medals.
CRPF Body Builders participated in 42nd Senior National Body Building Championship held at Belgam (Karnataka) wef. 24/01/03 to 26/01/03 and our Body Builders secured 5th and 6th place in the above competition.
CRPF Karatakas participated in Sr.National A.I.K.Fa Championship held at Mumbai wef 22/3 to 31/3/03 and secured over all 2nd position with following medals
"HC/GD Suder Singh represented Delhi State Basket Ball team in Jr. National Basket Ball Championship-03 at Ludhiana w.e.f. 07/6/03 to 14/06/2003 and secured Silver Medal"
"CRPF Shooting Team participated in XXI Delhi State shooting competition held at New Dlhi w.e.f. 19/07/03 to 26/07/2003 and secured following medals"
CRPF Football team participated in 7th All India Mustaq Memorial Foot Ball tournament held at Srinagar wef. 7/6/04 to 18/6/04 and secured 2nd position.
CRPF Kabaddi, Volleyball, Handball and Basketball Team participated in 52nd all india Police games 2003 held at Dharamshala (HP) wef 16/2 to 20/2/04. Our Kabaddi team secured IInd position (Silver Medal).
SI(Mahila) Thoibinao Chanw of CRPF participated in the 16th Asian Teakwondo championship held at Seengnam City, Korea wef. 20/5/04 to 23/5/04 and Secured Silver medal.
CRPF Computer awareness team participated in the 47th All India Police Duty Meet-03 held at Hyderabad from 11/6/04 to 15/6/04 and No. 911550889 SI(M) J.Balachandran, of IGP(Pers) Section,Dte.Genl, CRPF, New Delhi Secured Gold Medal.
(i) CRPF Kabaddi Team Participated in All India Kabaddi Tournament held at N.C.L.Kakri,Distt. Sonbhadra(UP) wef.2/5/2004 to 4/5/2004 and secured first position.
(ii) SI(GD) Sandeep Dahiya of CRPF Participated in the 7th International championship Greco Roman & Free Style Wrestling Tournament held at Izmir(Turkey) from 21/5/04 to 23/5/04 and secured Gold medal in the tournament.
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