Aren Joy Fernandes of SJEC wins Gold Medal in Asian Classic Powerlifting Championship
Mangaluru: Mr Aren Joy Fernandes, a first-year student of Electronics and Communication Engineering of St Joseph Engineering College (SJEC), Mangaluru, brought laurels to the college by winning Gold Medal in Asian Classic Power-lifting Championship held at Kazakhstan from 2nd to 8th December 2019. He secured First Place in Squat, Second Place in Dead-lift and First Place in Overall below 66 kg Power-lifting Championship (Squat 180 kg, Bench Press 97.5 kg, Dead-lift 215 kg, totaling up to a weight of 492.5 kg).
Mr Aren who entered sports at a very young age has 6 Gold, 3 Silver and 2 Silver Medals to his credit in various State, National and International level championships.
The management of St Joseph Engineering College is proud of his achievements and honored Mr Aren Fernandes for his outstanding efforts in a felicitation program held at the college.