Archive for the Sports Category

November 1, 2019

Chess training programme for children

Emmanual Chess Centre is conducting a year long chess training programme for children aged 5 to 14 years at Russian Cultural Centre, Alwarpet. A new batch starts on Nov. 2. FIDE trainer Dr. Ebenezer Joseph will lead the training session. […]

October 26, 2019

Keen to run short marathon? Join this Alwarpet group

Have you wondered if you could take a shot at a marathon? The short marathon for starters? If you are serious about it, here is an opportunity to prepare for a run two months later. A group of runners who […]

October 11, 2019

Mylapore Club hosts all-India ladies snooker tourney from Oct.13

Mylapore Club hosts all-India ladies snooker tourney from Oct.13

The Mylapore Club is organising a first of its kind all-India ladies invitation snooker tournament at the club premises between October 13 and 19. The tourney will be inaugurated on October 12 at 6:30p.m. The hosts say this is the […]

July 31, 2019

Sudoku tourney: At Mylapore Club on Aug 3

The Mylapore Club’s Bril City School Students Sudoku tournament (Justice K. N. Kumaraswamy Rolling Trophy) for classes VII to XI will be held on Aug 3 at the club’s premises at 39, Luz Church Road, Mylapore. For details contact 24995315, […]

June 8, 2019

Longterm cricket coaching at St Bede’s Sports Foundation

Chennai St. Bede’s Sports Foundation is conducting a nine-months long cricket coaching camp at the St. Bede’s playground in Mylapore. The camp begins from June 8 to February 29, 2020 for boys in the age group of 6 to 19 years, states C. […]

April 18, 2019

Tamilnadu Billiards and Snooker Association has moved to Mandaveli

The Tamilnadu Billiards and Snooker Association, which functioned out of Gopalapuram, has now shifted to Devanathan Street, Mandaveli. The association was registered as a society on July 2, 1981. The founder president was G. Narasimhan, founder of The Hindu. It […]

April 1, 2019

Scale new heights at this adventure zone

Scale new heights at this adventure zone

Fit Rock Arena, an indoor bouldering gym in R. A. Puram, was started a year back by Shyam Sundar. An engineer by profession and a rock climber by passion, Shyam Sundar, initiated this concept in Chennai with his second branch […]

March 19, 2019

Local cycling team wins laurels at randonneuring competition

Local cycling team wins laurels at randonneuring competition

At the Fleche Velocio cycling competition held during the last week of February, the members of the Mylai Midhivandi Kuzhu, a Mandavelipakkam based club, became the first team in India to cycle 363 kms on a fixed gear bike. Dinesh […]

March 13, 2019

Cricket enthusiasts eagerly watch Australia-India match even as Panguni fest spirit spreads

Cricket enthusiasts eagerly watch Australia-India match even as Panguni fest spirit spreads

Cricket draws people to TV sets wherever they are. Even as the Panguni festival spirit floats around Sri Kapali Temple, cricket enthusiasts, some twenty of them were watching the fifth one-day match between Australia and India at Pixel Service Centre […]

March 12, 2019

On eve of IPL, Crowne Plaza hotel highlights CSK’s colour

On eve of IPL, Crowne Plaza hotel highlights CSK's colour

Crowne Plaza hotel on TTK Road is home of Chennai Super Kinds (CSK), the cricket team that plays in the IPL cricket league. And on the eve of the 2019 IPL season the hotel is showing off to guests and […]

March 6, 2019

Parkour gym pod, a new activity, comes to Mylapore

Parkour gym pod, a new activity, comes to Mylapore

Chennai’s first Parkour Gym offering Parkour and Calisthenics classes is now available at Mylapore. Parkour is a training discipline using movement that developed from military obstacle course training in any given environment or terrain. In the eyes of a Parkour […]

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