Sports and youth welfare


Our vision is to empower a sustainable sports culture and create world-class sports infrastructure in the State of Tamilnadu.


To promote and encourage quality participation and performance by Tamilnadu sportspersons at national and international events through recognition, quality training, support schemes, and world-class infrastructure.


The main objectives of the Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu are as follows:-

  1. To promote and develop sports activities and to formulate and implement plans for the promotion of sports and improvement of standards of sports and games in the State.
  2. To implement the existing schemes for the promotion of sports and games and for improvement of standards in sports and games in the state;
  3. To identify talented sportspersons, to train them and to render suitable financial assistance so as to enable them to participate successfully in National and International sports competitions.
  4. To give various incentives and awards to eminent sportspersons so as to motivate them to attain higher levels of achievement.
  5. To plan and develop sports infrastructure at various levels in the State.
  6. To initiate, undertake, sponsor, stimulate and encourage research and development of sports related medicines, bio-chemics, psychology and other allied sciences.
  7. To recognize special needs of the differently-abled persons and to facilitate their participation in sports and games.
  8. To take steps to encourage adventure sports in the State.
  9. To establish, run, manage and administer sports and games institutions existing or new, and to perform the activities and functions of such institutions wholly or partially.
  10. To provide for advance coaching in various games and sports.
  11. To promote physical fitness and to inculcate sports and health consciousness amongst the masses for regular participation in games and sports and to make the State healthy and strong.

This District Unit of the Tamil nadu Sports Development authority implementing all the state’s sporting and other physical health care activities at all layers right from kids to aged. This Stadium is housing all necessary facilities like Swimming pool, Indoor courts, Gym etc., The District sports officer  heads a team of coaches for various games and other field supporting , administrative staff

Table of Honorarium/Awards
Sl.No Name of the Scheme Financial
1. Residential Coaching camp for out standing students from World 93,800
2. District level Summer Coaching camp 8000
3. Monthly competition 8000
4. State Games Block Level 40000
5. State Games District level 58300
6. State Games Samathuva Pongal Kabaddi 15400
7. Anna Cycle Race 3000
10. Promotion of & Sports Games-Inter School Competition 60000
11. National Festival for Women Sports-Block level 8000
12 National Festival for Women Sports-District level 3000
13 Carrom Competition District level 18750
14 PYKKA Block level Sports 760000
15 PYKKA District level Sports 290000
16 Hockey League District level 3800
17 Marathon District level 10000
18 World Beaters Talent Spotting Scheme Education District level Competition 25360
19 Sports hostel / sports school District level selection 3000
20 World Beaters Talent Spotting Scheme Education District level Non-Residential 5days coaching camp 25360
21 District level state Govt. Employee sports 10000
22. District level Handicapped sports 10000


Administrative setup

Organizational Structure

Construction of Multi Speciality Indoor Complex

Foundation stone was laid for Construction of Multi speciality Complex for Indoor games by Honble. Fisheries Minister was accompanied by District Collector went on in the Present District Sports Stadium on 17/09/2015

recent event

Over 700 persons participated in the district-level monthly sports competition, which concluded at the district stadium here recently. Swimming and athletics events featured in the competition, which was organised by the Nagapattinam-unit of Sports Development Authority of Tamil Nadu. The competitions would be conducted for September and October as well. Sportspersons would be selected for the state-level competition to be held in Chennai.

District Collector gave away prizes to the winners in the presence of T. Basildas, District Sports Officer. Flood lights established at a cost of Rs. 1 lakh, sponsored by the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited, for the volleyball court in the stadium was inaugurated by District Collector .

Coaches Activities
  1. Our Coaches [Volley Ball, Basket Ball, Athletes] Conduct regular coaching program to the schools and College Students throughout the year.
  2. Technical assistance of coaches in organizing and administration following others Department Sports activities like
    1. Forest Department
    2. Police Department
    3. Fire Service Department
    4. Labour Welfare Department
  3. Conducting physical efficient test for Police personal Recruitment.
  4. Technical assistance of coaches in conducting private club Athletic, Football, Basket Ball and Volley Ball Tournaments
  5. Acting as Technical delegates of Bharathiar day sports[BDS] and Republic day sports[R/D] meet organized by Department of School Education.
  6. Participating in Inter Collegiate sports and game activities.
  7. Technical assistant in infra structure development of play fields of various institution.
  8. Coaching of various level of sports men and women to participate in State, National, and International level competitions.
  9. Summer Camps are Organized, Every Year to give training on Various Games


Republic Day sports [below 10th std] and Bharathiyar Day sports [11th and 12th std] winners and Runners in all disciplines
Rs. 600/- and Rs. 400/- respectively
University Winners and Runners
Rs.6500/- and Rs.5000/- respectively
Retired sports persons
Rs. 500/- per month.


Nagapattinam Sports Associations
Sl.No Association President Secretary with full address mobile
1 Athletics Rtn.ARC R.Ashok
295-co-operative nagar, 8th cross, 11th avenue, S.S.Nallur[Po], Mayilduthurai 609118
2 Volleyball P.Rajagopal
P.Ravindiranath 9443396414
3 Football M.G.K.Nijamudeen
71 Kabilan Illam, Nambiyar nagar road, Velippalayam, Nagapattinam
4 Cricket A.Arul Mariyanathan
D.Julius Vijayakumar 9443124237
5 Carrom M.Manivannan
P.Rajagopalan 9965282121
6 Kabaddi O.S.Manian,M.P., K.Anbalagan 8925635138
7 Swimming R.Chanthira sekar
Perumal north street, Nagapattinam
8 Teak won-do N.Panneerselvam R.Rajan 9994033778
9 Yoga B.Rajagopal 9942108720
10 Ball Badminton A.R.C.Viswanathan
Public Office road,Professional courier [opp] Nagapattinam
11 Chess Govindarajulu
M.Elangovan 8220199088
12 Weight Lifting & Power lifting P.Rajagopal
Panneer 9842372033
13 Fencing P.N.Panneerselvam
S.Palanithurai 9443128889
List of Coaches
Sl.No. District Discipline Name of the Coaches Regular/contract Contact No.
1 Nagapattinam Basketball M.Vadivel Murugan C 9865007797
2 Nagapattinam Swimming B.Raja R 9442583059


district level committee
Non Official Members To Be Nominated By The District Collector
[Two Sports Philanthropists]
  1. T Anandh Founder,
    Sir Isac Newton Educational Trust
    Area Commander, Home Guard.
  2. Albred John,
    St.Micheal’s Academy,
[Active Sports & Games Assn by rotation]
  1. D Julius Vijayakumar
    Hony. Secretary,
    Nagai Dist. Cricket Association
  2. A Kannan
    Hony. Secretary,
    Nagai Dist. Football Association,
[Representative of Private Company by rotation]
  1. Oil & Natural Gas Commission.
    Neravy, Karaikal
  2. I.O.C.,Panankudi
    C.P.C.L., Panankudi
[District Forest Officer]
District Forest Officer
District Sports Officer
District Level Sports Advisory Committee
1 Chairman District Collector
2 Vice-Chairman Superintendent of Police
3 Member Chief Executive Officer of the District Panchayat
4 Member Chief Educational Officer
5 Member Inspectress of Girls schools
6 Member Joint director of Medical Service
7 Member Director of Phy. Edn. of Local Universities
8 Member Regional Inspector of physical Education [men &women]
9 Member Youth Co-0rdinator, [Nehur Yuva Kendra]
10 Member Programme Co-ordinator. N.S.S
11 Member Regional Senior Manager
Sports Development Authority of T.N.
Trichy Region
Regular activities during the year, Month wise
  1. District level sports school/Hostel selection for Boys and Girls [for Class 8,9 and 11]
  2. Sports Hostel/School State selection for Boys and Girls[forClasses 8,9 and 11]
  3. Summer Coaching camp for Under 16 years boys & girls inMajor games. [Athletics,Basketball,Football,Hockey andVolleyball]
  1. District Level catch them Young tournaments in Major games.
  2. District Level State games.
District Level Anna Cycle Race
District Level All India Rural sports selection for Boys & Girls
District Level Women Sports Selection


Entrance Front Veiw Right side View
Entrance Front Veiw Right side View
From Indoor Stadium Flag Post From Indoor Stadium
From Indoor Stadium Flag Post From Indoor Stadium
Indoor Stadium From Pavilion Notice Board Indoor Stadium
Indoor Stadium From Pavilion Notice Board  Indoor Stadium
Wooden Court – View 1 Basket Ball Ground Wooden Court – View 2
 Wooden Court - View 1 Basket Ball Ground  Wooden Court - View 2
Cycle & Walker Equipments Power Gym
Table Tennis Cycle & Walker Equipments  Power Gym
Weight Lifting Weight Lifting Equipments Weight Lifting
Power Gym Arial View weight Lifting Equipments Weight Lifts
Gross Groomer
 Gross Groomer