Surjit Hockey Society has released an annual calendar on camps and tournament which will begin in July.
The major emphasis of the society will be on budding hockey players. Deputy commissioner-cum society president Kamal Kishore Yadav said, “This year, we will give chance to budding hockey players to hone their skills and we will conduct special coaching camps for this.”
Under-14 junior and subjunior coaching camp for girls will be conducted from July17 to 30 at Government Girls Senior Secondary School, Nehru Graden School.Under-17 junior camp for boys will conducted simultaneously at the Surjit Hockey Stadium.
A coaching camp for senior girls will be held from July 20 to 30 at Lyallpur Khalsa College, Jalandahr. A hockey tournament between International Girls-XI and Punjab Girls-XI will be held on August 29 on National Sports Day in the memory of Major Dhyaan Chand at the Surjit Hockey Stadium.
Surjit pre-qualify hockey tournament will be held from October 2 to October 5 at the Surjit Hockey Stadium.
The annual 31st edition of the Surjit Hockey Tournament will be held from October 29 to November 7 whereas the same in women’s section will be held from October 30 to November 5 at the same venue. A hockey seminar of umpires will be held on November 5.