HISTORIC FEAT OF HAV CHAIN SINGH OF ARMY MARKSMANSHIP UNIT BY WINNING BRONZE MEDAL AT 17TH ASIAN GAMES 2014
The Army Marksmanship Unit (AMU) is elite sports unit and the shooting node of the Indian Army. It trains top Army Shooters for National and International Shooting Competitions. The shooters of AMU have won 437 medals in International competitions till date which includes Olympics, World, World Military, Asian and Commonwealth and brought accolades for Indian Army.
On 27 September 2014, Hav Chain Singh won individual Bronze medal by scoring 1164 out of 1200 in 50m Rifle Three Position and 441.7 in Final out of 490.5. Hav Chain Singh made it possible through his hard work, selfless dedication and mentorship of AMU. He also crossed his personal best score from 1162 to 1164 out of 1200 during the Games.
Personal Details of Hav Chain Singh. Hav Chain Singh of Army Marksmanship Unit was enrolled in the Army in March 2007 and was subsequently inducted in the Army Marksmanship Unit as a young blood shooter in February 2008. The individual had started his shooting career in the Army in year 2008 and was subjected to technical, physical, mental and psychological training in a scientific manner which was provided by the support staff at Army Marksmanship Unit. The individual participated in various National / International level Shooting Competitions and has won 01 Gold and 03 Bronze medals at International level and 21 Gold, 06 Silver and 07 Bronze medals at National level to his credit.
This sterling performance brought laurels and fulfilled the Indian Army and Army Marksmanship Unit’s promise to the nation. It also displayed the relentless commitment by the Army Marksmanship Unit towards Olympic excellence.