World and Olympic champions Niccolo Campriani and Abhinav Bindra have faced many a challenge in their fabulous careers.
However, they are heartily engaging themselves in a more demanding task of helping three war survivors – Mahdi, Khaoula and Luna – train to compete in the Tokyo Olympics.
Three-time Olympic champion Campriani started the project and Bindra later opted to support after hearing about the venture.
“Seeing the resolve, determination and commitment, I volunteered to help,” said Bindra.
Addressing an online media conference, Campriani and Bindra talked about a five-part video series Taking Refuge shot by the Olympic Channel. The series is based on how the duo have been preparing Mahdi, Khaoula and Luna for competitions.
Having joined the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne after the Rio…