Saturday, March 01, 2008

Rural sports meet ended at Anna Stadium

District Rural Sports meet conducted under Anaithu Grama Anna Marumalarchi Thittam (All Villages Anna. Renaissance Scheme) has ended on Feb 24 at Anna Stadium, Cuddalore. Competitions were held under two categories - for school children and for the community members .

Earlier competitions were held at panchayat level, then at block level. The winners at block level are made to participate in district level meet. Athletes and teams which won at district level will make into the State Level competitions.

At district level Parangipattai Block won the the overall championship. And this is the only block which participated the events with proper sports wear.

March past on the final day of the event

Players taking oath


Let us hopes these event will be conducted every year without any break.

Related links:
District-level sports meet - The Hindu

District-level sports contests held - The Hindu

Rural talents come to fore at sports competitions - The Hindu