Sports Capital In Jamshedpur

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The tata steel city (Jamshedpur) has maintains the reputation of being the sports Capital of the Jharkhand state. There are many skilled supervisors and the trainers who coach the sports person here and provide them guidance to excel in the competitions held both at the national as well as the International level.

Following are some of the stadiums and the sports complexes in Jamshedpur:

Keenan Stadium

It is one of the best cricket stadiums in India. Many visiting teams have acknowledged it for its well maintained infrastructure.

Sumant Moolgaonkar Stadium

This stadium is located in the Tata Motors colony. It has a sitting capacity of ten thousand spectators. It has successfully hosted number of athletics meets on state as well as national level.

JRD Tata Sports Complex

This is a sports complex having a magnificent football ground covering all the International statdards. The complex also houses a monosynthetic track of eight lanes.  It also includes a ladies fitness gym, Tata Chess Centre and the Tata Archery Academy. The other facilities in the complex include tennis, handball, hockey, volley ball, boxing, basket ball, table tennis and a modernized gymnasium. There is a hostel for accommodating 500 people in the complex.

Tata Steel Adventure Foundation

The adventure and sports activities for the employees of the TATA Steel and their families along with the residents of the Jamshedpur city are looked after by Tata Steel Adventure Foundation. The sports activities like river rafting, rock climbing, parasailing etc are managed by this Umbrella foundation.

Tata Football Academy

This has been established with the aim of training the young and talented foot ball players. The training is provided in a kind of scientific manner in order to improve the standards of the game of Football in India. It has given many outstanding players to the Indian team.

Tata Archery Academy

On October 4th, 1996, this academy was inaugurated by then managing director of TATA steel Mr. J.J.Irani. This academy aims to boost the youngsters interested in archery.

Recreation Clubs

There are many private recreation clubs in Jamshedpur having the facilities of the sport activities like squash, tennis, golf, swimming, billiards etc.

Tata Athletics Academy

This academy was established with the aim to find the best potential in the athletes and prepare them to perform well on national as well as International levels.

Water Sports

The Dimna lake in Jamshedpur has facilities for different types of water sports. The facilities ike speed boats, paddle boats water scooters row boats are available here.

Horse Riding

There is a Riding school and facility of horse riding for those who have a passion for this sport in the Tata Steel Officers' Beach Club in Jamshedpur.

Gliding & Flying Club

The activities like flying and gliding are offered by the Jamshedpur Gliding Club, Tatanagar Aviation and the Jamshedpur Co-operative Flying Club.