Sports in Thane
For a healthy lifestyle, sports have always taken a lead. It is not only the source of entertainment or about winning medals , but about winning those extra years of your life. Scientifically, sports have proved to make the human being more functional and active. Thane is well equipped with sports facilities and is well known for its organized and equipped sports centers and stadiums.
The most famous stadium is Dadoji Konddev Stadium which can hold 30,000 spectators and mostly used for cricket and football matches. But since it is a multi-use stadium, Thane city and district business administration also operates from here.
Another place Universal Sports Club is one of the best Skating Academy in Thane.Summer camps and regular classes are available here and they conduct intensive classes in different regions of Thane.
Mavli Mandal, a dedicated space to sports for public and its residents is available in this school. Facilities like basketball, tennis, running track, cricket, hockey and athletics is available under subscription basis.
Other sports clubs like Prbhodhankar Thackeray Sports and Recreation center, Central Maidan etc. Central Maidan, Thane is organized by the Sporting Club Committee of Thane and is leased and maintained by them.
Other sports like squash and golf also have dedicated spaces and the Golden Swan Country Club offers a lush green golf course too.