The National Hockey Academy Gets a New Logo
Dated: September 30, 2016
The National Hockey Academy has a new logo now. It is simple and elegant. The logo was selected from 536 entries send to MyGov portal. After the conclusion of the contest, all the entries underwent an extensive screening process by the MyGov expert panel. After the evaluation, the entry by Gokul Krishna, from Kerala was adjudged the best design.
National Hockey Academy is an elite level Hockey Academy being established by Sports Authority of India at Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium (MDCNS).The Academy caters to the identification and nurturing of young talent at both sub-junior and junior levels and the training of elite athletes on a run up to their preparations for international competitions.
This will be a National level Hockey academy wherein the best hockey talents would be inducted from across the country through talent scouting and after getting filtered at various levels such as district, state, etc., The inmates of NHA will be provided free boarding, lodging, education etc,.with pre-eminent sporting & allied facilities and top level scientific training.
The Academy which is being housed in Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium (MDCNS), New Delhi has the world-class infrastructure for Hockey and supported with a range of specialist facilities, equipment and expertise suitable for training and competition of Elite Athletes. MDCNS is nation’s one of the most prestigious sports complex, particularly for hockey, and bears the stature of an iconic sports complex due to its location and heritage character.