Hockey Marathon Parade in Bangladesh
18 May 2004
The Global Youth Hockey Marathon 2004 was organized by the Development committee of Bangladesh Hockey Federation on 16th May’2004.
The Marathon started at 10.00 am. from in front of children’s park and paraded VIP Road, Secretariat road Dilkusha C/A and Moulana Bhasani Avenue and reached Hockey Stadium at 11.30 AM. Hockey players and young boys of age between 14- 15 yrs belonging to 16 (sixteen) Junior clubs of Dhaka Junior league numbering 400 (four) hundred participated in the Marathon. In addition BHF officials, Ex- and present National Hockey players, Ex- Hockey players and Hockey organizer also participated.
The Global Youth Hockey Marathon’04 was also organized in District head quarter of Faridpur District, Dinajpur District, Rangamati Hill District and Jhenaidah District on 15th May’04.
Mirza Farid Ahmed
Chairman Development committee BHF