Sporting infrastructure is an essential requirement for developing and shaping talent. Access to world class infrastructure to budding talents is a sine qua non for improving achievement at the national and international level. Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu has the credit of putting up some of the best sporting infrastructure in the country for the SAF Games in 1995, such as the Multipurpose Indoor stadium, Mayor Radhakrishnan hockey Stadium, Nungambakkam Tennis stadium and the Velachery Acquatic Complex. Besides the iconic Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium was built in the year 1993 in a record time of 234 days. These facilities are today widely used and have been very helpful to the professional sportspersons in achieving laurels at various levels. The Government is also creating good sports infrastructure in various districts to provide opportunities to the sportspersons from rural and semi urban areas.
A stadium with 400 m athletic track has already been established in all the district headquarters except Tiruppur. Swimming pools have been established in 20 districts. The facilities will be established in the remaining districts also, in a phased manner, in future.
World Class sports infrastructure facilities are being developed at State level. 400m synthetic athletic tracks have been established in Chennai, Coimbatore and Madurai. Synthetic hockey surfaces have been established in Chennai, Trichy and Tirunelveli. Synthetic tennis courts have also been established in Chennai, Krishnagiri, Tiruvannamalai, Kancheepuram, Madurai, Cuddalore, Tirunelveli and Salem.
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