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Hockey Artificial Turf  launched at Suguna School

Hockey Artificial Turf launched at Suguna School

The “Five a side Hockey Artificial Turf” has been inaugurated at Suguna Pip School, Kalapatti, Nehru Nagar, Coimbatore.Pollachi MP K. Shanmugasundaram, was the Chief Guest on the occasion. Tamil Nadu Hockey Federation President Shekhar J. Manokaran delivered the welcome address.


Presiding Lakshmi Narayanaswamy, President of Suguna Education Group and Coimbatore District Hockey Association said, "Suguna Education Institute has developed this hockey ground in collaboration with Coimbatore District Hockey Association at a cost of Rs 2 cr. It is first of its kind in TN.

 The ground is artificially constructed measuring 40 by 36 meters. The ground is made of silicon sand known as “turf sand”. A hockey ground like this exists only in countries like Australia. Maharashtra State Police Department had prepared such a turf in India, he added.


Tamil Nadu Hockey Federation President Shekhar J. Manokaran,Secretary Senthil Rajkumar, Suguna Lakshmi Nararayanaswamy, Correspondent of Suguna Education Group, Secretary Srikanth Kannan, principals, teachers of the Group and senior hockey players also participated in this event.