The ice hockey stadium is ready for basic and advance training in Kaza in tribal district Lahaul and Spiti. The Kaza administration is planning to impart basic and advance training of ice hockey to the youths of Lahaul and Spiti.
Official sources revealed that at least 100 youths of district would be trained in ice hockey. Five coaches would be deployed to impart training. Four coaches will be from Leh while one will be from Uttarakhand.
Jeevan Negi, SDM, Kaza, said, “The ice hockey stadium is ready for the training of youths. Dates will be finalised within a few days to organise an ice hockey competition. The Kaza administration is focusing on promoting winter sports activities to train youth to take part in international events. Winter sports may prove a major attraction for tourists in the region”.