Lovely Professional University (LPU) provides its students with a remarkable opportunity to enhance their physical fitness, leadership abilities, and collaborative skills through active participation in sports. Sports have always been a crucial component of any educational institution, and LPU has set an outstanding precedent in promoting sports and athletics. By providing an array of athletic programs, LPU ensures that students can explore their interests and passions in various sports. The university boasts top-notch facilities, enabling athletes to train and compete at their best potential.
We take immense pride in congratulating Nishad Kumar for his extraordinary achievement at the Para Athletics World Championships 2023, held in Paris. Nishad Kumar exhibited exceptional talent, relentless effort, and unwavering dedication to his sport, securing a well-deserved silver medal in the High Jump T47 Event. Nishad’s outstanding performance in the competition resulted in his best leap of 2.09 meters, securing him the silver medal after a tense sixth and final attempt. Notably, it was his successful jump at 2.07 meters in the fifth round that propelled him to the second-place position. With this remarkable achievement, Nishad has now qualified for the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris.
As India gears up for the Paralympics in 2024, these athletes’ dedication and success inspire hope and pride among their fellow countrymen. Their journey exemplifies the heights that can be reached with determination and talent, setting an example for aspiring athletes and showcasing the potential of para sports on a global stage.
Lovely Professional University (LPU) stands out as an exemplary educational institution that values and promotes sports and athletics. With its diverse athletic programs, state-of-the-art facilities, accomplished student-athletes, and dedication to fostering a comprehensive sporting environment, LPU continues to inspire and nurture the sports stars of tomorrow. We extend our heartfelt congratulations to Nishad Kumar on his outstanding achievement and wish him continued success in his sporting journey. His triumph serves as an inspiration to all aspiring athletes at LPU and beyond.