Olympic Gold Quest (OGQ) is a program of the Foundation for Promotion of Sports and Games, a Not for Profit (Section 8 Company) of the Companies Act, 2013, which is committed to bridging the gap between the best athletes in India and the best athletes in the world thus helping Indian athletes to win Olympic Gold medals. OGQ aims to create a level playing field for our athletes to enable them to be competitive at the highest level of sport.
Mission: To assist potential Olympic medal talent to help achieve their dream of winning Olympic Gold medals.
Vision: To scout for potential medal talent, to help identify areas of support and to work with all stakeholders to aid deserving talent.
OGQ currently supports training and preparation of 71 athletes across 8 individual Olympic sports viz. Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Boxing, Shooting, Wrestling, Swimming and Table Tennis.
A billion plus population can unite to achieve a common dream - To win Olympic Gold Medals for India.
OGQ experts systematically oversee and benchmark the progress of athletes and provide funds to them which are used for:
OGQ currently supports 35 athletes which include: Saina Nehwal, Mary Kom, Gagan Narang, Vijay Kumar, Vikas Gowda, Devendro Singh, P. Kashyap and Shiva Thapa. OGQ has also launched a Scholarship program for young athletes (age group 10-17 years) to groom them for the 2020 and 2024 Olympics We plan to support about 100 athletes by the 2016 Rio Olympics.
It's time you played your part in creating future champions Come, become a part of OGQ. We need your support. You can make a difference.
OGQ wants every patriotic Indian to contribute and make a difference to India sport and feel the pride of the national anthem being sung when an Indian athlete wins the Olympic Gold medal.