Category: National

Boys participate in the 100-meter race during the two-day World Athletics Day meet in Bangalore, India, in 2007.  Image: FILES/Associated Press 0

IAAF Launches Kids’ Athletics Programme

In an ambitious initiative for grooming athletics talent at the grassroot level, the IAAF Kids’ Athletics programme was today launched in the country with the national federation taking up the challenge of reaching it to every Indian primary school as long-term goal. The programme, which has been adopted by 134...

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National Games Kerala 2015 Starts Today

National Games Kerala 2015 has kicked off today, Kerala is hosting this event after a gap for 25 years. This 15-day event, to be attended by a total of 11,641 participants, including 7,744 athletes and to be held across seven districts across the State. Sachin Tendulkar is the national goodwill ambassador for National Games Kerala 2015.  The signature...