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Toddlers take to hockey field in Srinagar with overwhelming enthusiasm

12:26 AM May 20, 2024 IST | GK NEWS SERVICE
toddlers take to hockey field in srinagar with overwhelming enthusiasm
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Srinagar,May 19: The recent hockey workshop for toddlers, jointly organized by the Jammu and Kashmir Sports Council (JKSC) and the Badal Hockey Club, witnessed an extraordinary turnout, with young aspiring athletes and their parents participating enthusiastically. The workshop aimed to introduce the basics of hockey to toddlers, fostering a love for the sport from an early age. Under the guidance of senior players from the Badal Hockey Club, the little ones learned fundamental skills such as dribbling, passing, and teamwork.

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The workshop emphasised the importance of physical activity, discipline, and sportsmanship. Parents and guardians actively supported the initiative, recognizing the value of sports in holistic child development. "We are thrilled that our children had the opportunity to learn from experienced players. Hockey is not just a game; it teaches life skills and builds character," expressed Sajad, a parent. The JKSC provided excellent infrastructure, ensuring a safe and conducive environment for the toddlers. The commitment of senior players from the Badal Hockey Club was commendable as they patiently guided the little ones through their first hockey experiences.

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The overwhelming response underscores the growing interest in hockey among the youth of Jammu and Kashmir. The collaboration between JKSC and Badal Hockey Club promises a bright future for the sport in the region. As toddlers take their first steps on the hockey field, they become part of a legacy that celebrates teamwork, resilience, and passion.

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The program will continue every Sunday from 09:30 am to 10:30 am at the Hockey Synthetic Astro Turf, Polo Ground Srinagar.

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