More than 60 children from fifferent schools in Ahmedabad joined the Diwali Hockey Festival organised by CN Sporys Academy and One Million Hockey Legs.
Five Dutch trainers came over to Gujarat to promote hockey at the grounds of C. N. Vidyavihar. Every day from 7am until noon there was a mix of training hockey skills and playing a three-days league, but also team games and fun competions like singing, dancing or just who has the longest hair. According to the concept Bovelander Hockey Academy succesfully use for many years in the Netherlands.
The festival is suposed to be a first step in sustainable grassroots hockey development in Ahmedabad.