A NETHERLANDS-based hockey basis Sunday launched a programme to coach hockey coaches within the state. These coaches will train hockey to kids from grassroots.
Bovelander Foundation, based by Olympic gold medalist Floris Jan Bovelander,launched Maharashtra Grassroots Hockey Program that goals to coach 24 hockey coaches in Pune, Pimpri, Kedgaon and Phaltan. Over 600 college students between the age group of 10 and 14 from 12 colleges will obtain hockey coaching from these coaches.
For the programme, high hockey trainers from Netherland have been roped in.The basis goals to show hockey to three,000 college students by 2025.