About Us

One Thousand Hockey Legs (OTHL) is a flagship project of Delhi based NGO Hockey Citizen Group, founded in 2008. It is the brainchild of Mr. K Arumugam, a hockey historian and chronicler. OTHL is running hockey teams successfully in 90 schools across 5 cities of India for past 10 years. Read more


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OTHL Overview

Founded by hockey historian K. Arumugam, One Thousand Hockey Legs, introduces hockey to at least 500 underprivileged kids in schools. The only hockey NGO in India, has successfully introduced hockey teams in 80 schools across five cities in India since 2008. Its the major private effort at grassroot level.

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Coaching Program

OTHL supported schools undergo step by step coaching program which includes competitions at school level to national level tournaments together with life skills such as Spoken English, General Knowledge, career counselling and quizzes to help children's overall personality development.

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Latest Event

Anglo Arabic Inter-School
Hockey Cup

Asia’s oldest school, Anglo-Arabic Senior Secondary school, located near New Delhi Railway Junction, won the inter-school hockey cup it staged with the patronage of One Thousand Hockey Legs.

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We need your help

Donation in Kind

We are constantly adding schools and there is always a need for equipments as we extend our OTHL family. To meet this, we also accept donations in kind such as hockey sticks, balls, shoes, sports wear, kit etc.

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OTHL girls make winning start at HI SubJr National

Nippy forward Manoni Paria (pic), student of Duria Niharkanta Madhyamik Sikshakendra, struck the only goal of the match.

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In focus

OTHL announces monthly scholarship for first time ever

On the eve of celebrating its Seventh Anniversary in rest of India -- and Fifth anniversary for Delhi Chapter -- the much acclaimed and innovative OTHL announces a Monthly Scholarship ...

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OTHL teams participated in Delhi in 2015

OTHL Teams participate in school level, local, district, zonal and National Championships all year around.

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Developing sustained passion for Hockey by introduction of Hockey to pre and early teenaged children and simultaneously promoting playing sport as a culture and tradition, thereby contributing to develop a sports loving society.

Our Contacts

Hockey Citizen Group,
J-1/31, Flat #D2,
Kirki Extension,
New Delhi-110017