New Delhi, May 21 UNI | 2 months ago

Hockey India today added another member into its fold by getting on board Him Academy as its Academy Member.

Being a part of Hockey India (HI), Him Academy now has the opportunity to be part of further activities being organized by the national board.

"We are honored to welcome Him Academy as our Academy Member. Working together with them will definitely provide good opportunities in the area of sports in the hills district," HI Secretary General Narinder Batra said in a statement here.

"We look forward to a healthy sports environment on a National front hereon with the Academy."

Him Academy is based in Solan district of Himachal Pradesh and is run by Him Gold Cup Society and has already started plans for the installation of own astro turf very soon in the Solan district.

It currently provides training to 45 boys and 35 girls within the sub-junior category from across the country.

(Posted on 21-05-2014)