Panchkula (PCN7 Bureau)- PlayWrite Foundation, host of India’s premier sports literature festival has taken a big step forward and branched out into Sportsperson Management. As its first such endeavour, PlayWrite has signed on as the Manager/ Agent of ace Indian Shooter Gurjoat Siingh Khangura. Gurjoat is a Shooter from Chandigarh who is a part of core group of Indian shooters for the Tokyo Olympics 2021 in shotgun skeet event.
As per the terms of the Representation Agreement signed between Playwrite and Gurjoat, Playwrite will represent Gurjoat for all endorsements, commercials etc. Playwrite is a not for profit and all funds received from representing athletes will be used for Project Pink of PlayWrite Foundation, that encourages young girls to participate actively in sports.
The Agreement was signed in the presence of Chitranjan Agarwal and Vivek Atray who are the Co-Founders of PlayWrite. Speaking at the occasion Mr Atray said that Playwrite aims to hone young upcoming talent, which will enable India to be an Olympic powerhouse in the coming years. Mr Agarwal added that an athlete should focus on their primary goal of excelling in their chosen sport and everything else should be the responsibility of a professional team.
PlayWrite is the first such Sportsperson Management agency in the region and is hopeful it will be able to sign on other budding sports persons as well and provide them with the right support that they will need at every juncture of their sporting careers.