In the Federation only top eight teams of Country participate on the basis of their ranking in senior national championship. J&K on the basis of its rankings had qualified for the event and fielded 23 member men’s team. J&K is participating in four events and out of them they have already bagged medals in two events.
J&K bagged gold medal in 200-metre dragon boat race while as bagged bronze in dragon boat 500-metre race. In the competition for gold medal in 200-metre dragon, J&K defeated Indian Navy team in a thrilling finish. J&K is in contention for one more medal in Canoe Polo that is yet to be held.