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RoundGlass Punjab Hockey Academy announces open trials for residential academy

PUNJAB NEWS EXPRESS | March 23, 2023 03:33 PM

MOHALI: RoundGlass Punjab Hockey Academy (RGPHA) is pleased to announce that it will be holding open trials for boy hockey players born between 1st November 2008 and 31st December 2009. The participants must be residents of Punjab. The trials are scheduled to be held at the Hockey Stadium, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar on 25th and 26th March from 8 am onwards.

The RoundGlass Punjab Hockey Academy is committed to developing young athletes into successful individuals by nurturing their wholistic development through the program. The selected young athletes will have the opportunity to receive a full scholarship at the residential academy where they will receive state of the art training facilities under the guidance of Dronacharya Awardee, Rajinder Singh (Sr).

Moreover, the Academy will also take care of the athletes’ academics, nutrition, sports psychology, medical and healthcare. Through these initiatives, the Academy aims to provide the best training and environment for the young athletes to achieve their full potential.

Speaking about RGPHA, two-time Olympics medalist, Padma Shri Ajit Pal Singh said, “RoundGlass Punjab Hockey Academy has been doing exceptional work at the grassroots to bring back the glory days of hockey in Punjab. And this is a great opportunity for the young budding talents in the state to be a part of the residential Academy, where along with the best coaching facilities, the wholistic wellbeing of the athletes is prioritized with facilities such as academics, nutrition, medical and healthcare, sports psychology etc.”

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