HYDERABAD: Two Hyderabad-based sailors — Arun Mehta and Rahul Balasubrahmanyam — have founded a non-profit organisation ‘Olympic Sports Development Foundation’ with the objective of creating awareness and promoting Olympic disciplines across the country.
In a statement here, the sailors said that they were keen to spread the principles of Olympics amongst the masses and make a sincere effort to let them enjoy sports without discrimination of any kind and in true Olympic spirit.
The Foundation proposes to conduct a few coaching camps for youth in the coming months, and also organise a few events to raise funds for their activities. Anyone interested in lending a helping hand can contact at 99899 24560.
Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) will conduct inter-summer coaching camp centres’ tournaments for boys and girls in the age-group of 14 years from May 14 to 21 in various zones of GHMC. For details contact the respective Zonal Assistant Directors of Sports, GHMC, or the Director of Sports, GHMC, Tank Bund, Hyderabad, during office hours.
The 96th Shankerjee Jayanthi celebrations sports meet will be organised at Narayanaguda YMCA on Saturday from 8 a.m. Interested should report at the venue.