Thane: Shraddha Ghule, an athlete from Thane won the silver medal in the recently concluded Senior Interstate Athletics Championships held at Bangalore from June 11 and 14.
In the triple jump, Ghule leapt 12.80 meters. "Praju Shah from Kerala won the gold. But Shraddha was fourth in the long jump, with a shock reading of 5.03, as she usually leaps well over six meters," said her Chief Coach Dalvi.
The other Thaneite who participated, but under performed was triple jumper Dhiraj Mishra who leapt just 15.37 meters, coming sixth. Mishra's best jump so far is 16.08.