8 swim across the Mandovi


Kian Menezes, Flannan Ferrao, Sheena Alphonso, Chrisilda D'Costa, Calvin D'costa, Rick Serrao, Rossma Serrao and Avlon Gonsalves who crossed River Mandovi under the guidance of coach Dominic Fernandes organized by Piedade Youth Association, Island Grove Premises Owner's Association and Central Bank of India. After 26 days of regular swimming classes at Island Grove pool, Dominic selected eight swimmers who were competent enough to swim across the river.
Chief guest A K Dhawan, Deputy General Manager of Central Bank of India gave away the trophies and certificates. Fr Anil Kumar, Fr Francis Pereira, A K Senapati, Francis Serrao, John Fernandes, Manuel Azavedo, Prema Shantaram, Albano Menezes, Jil Rebello and Mario Pinto were among those present.