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103 bikers compete in Mountain bike race

Completing the 100km race from Changlingmethang parking – Paro – Clock Tower Square race in three hours, three minutes and forty nine seconds, Norbu from RBA won the open men’s category of the 8th edition of the DANTAK Mountain Bike Race on April 22. Kinley Tenzin also from RBA came …

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TMBC wins the first Asian Enduro series medal in Nepal

Seven Bhutanese riders took part in the series

Bhutan’s Pelden Dorji, 35, won gold in the masters A-category title at recent Asian Enduro series organised in Nagarkot hills of Kathmandu, Nepal. Pelden Dorji had taken part in the championship individually before. Completing the series of eight stages, Pelden Dorji finished the race in 28 minutes 53 seconds. He …

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Paro College to open Physical Education and Sports Coaching degree

There are 176 SSI in the country to date

Up-gradation of college infrastructure will begin by the mid this year  Students are waiting their turn to measure weight, height, and body mass index (BMI) at Jigme Namgyel Lower Secondary School in Motithang, Thimphu. Sanjit Gazmer, 23, School Sports Instructor (SSI), with another staff, are conducting BMI screening for Class …

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Pelden Dorji from Thimphu Mountain Biking Club won first position in masters A-category at the third edition of Asian Enduro Series 2018 held in Nepal on April 8. With an overall time of 28 minutes 53 seconds, he was ranked seventh overall.  A total of seven riders represented Bhutan at …

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A tough title race at Thimphu B-league 2018

FC Tertons, YAL FC, and BFF Academy FC have entered tight title contest, following the first defeat of BFF Academy FC to YAL FC last weekends at the ongoing Thimphu B-league held in Changlingmithang, Thimphu. Thimphu B-league that plays as the qualification and relegation tier for Pepsi Thimphu league, is …

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Olympic day in Punakha welcomes 18th Asian Games

About 500 students ran a five-kilometer fun-race along the Punakha - Gasa highway to mark the celebration

More than 1,000 people gathered at the Lekeythang ground in Punakha to celebrate Olympic day on April 7. The event was held to enable mass participation in various sports. The playground where football and cricket matches are held at other times, exhibited 10 different sports including archery, and khuru. Unlike …

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Department of Youth and Sports celebrated International Day of Sports for Development and Peace on April 6 with friendly football matches between officials from the ministry and teachers of Thimphu Thromde.

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Little too early to expect our athletes to win: BOC

Press conference for pre-18th Asian Games meet was held in Thimphu yesterday

Bhutan Olympic Committee (BOC) has selected athletes from four national federations to represent the country in the 18th Asian Games. At meet the press session held in Thimphu yesterday, director of media and public relations department of Indonesia’s Asian Games 2018 organising committee, Ratna Irsana Marhaendra, said Indonesia looks forward …

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A meeting between Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and Bhutan Cricket Council Board (BCCB) was held in Mumbai, India on April 6. BCCI agreed to support BCCB develop cricketing infrastructure in the country, and also help the latter with technical support of coaches, fitness trainers and physio …

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