Following the success of the summer sports camp organized last month by Trichy Corporation , the local body has announced to host free weekend sports training for students from June 22. Conducted jointly with the National College management in Karumandapam, the weekend camp will equip the interested and eligible students to become professional in a particular sport in which the students are identified to have talents.
In the camp, the physical education department of National College will offer professional coaching in handball badminton , table tennis , athletics, kabaddi , fencing, martial arts and gymnastics. Conducted between 6 am to 8.30 am on every Saturday and Sunday from June 22, students in the age group of 6-22 years can participate.
The corporation has invited students interested to apply for the programme. Applications are available in the National College campus and all the zonal, main offices of the corporation. The local body said that they were overwhelmed with the response shown by locals, who enrolled their children in the summer sports camp conducted last month, thus encouraging them to continue the training to nurture their talents.
Interested students and parents were requested to contact 99941-18478 to participate in the camp earmarked with limited admissions for each game. It is said that the health condition of the participants will be verified before admitting them to the camp.
(source : TOI)