His Majesty grants salary to members of women’s national football team

His Majesty The King granted as Royal Soelra a monthly salary of Nu 20,000 to each member of the women’s national football team beginning next month. The Office of the Gyalpoi Zimpon, which conveyed the Royal Command to the Bhutan Football Federation (BFF), stated the financial support granted to the women’s national team is envisioned […]

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Guidelines for resuming sports released

Sports had been significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic at both national and international levels with cancellation of matches; however, with the easing of lockdown in the country, guidelines for resuming sports have been released. As per directives from the government, the Bhutan Olympic Committee (BOC) has developed guidelines to resume sports in the country. According […]

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Bhutan Baseball and Softball league to kick off in 2021

Bhutan Baseball and Softball is in the process of establishing its first inter scholastic league from 2021. Bhutan Baseball and Softball is a community association including youth practices and games for those aged between 6-18 years old, local club teams with members aged above 16 years and an adult national league aged above 18. All […]

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1st Annual Johnny Strange Bhutan Skate Program

The Bhutan Olympic Committee (BOC) in collaboration with the Strange Family will be organizing the first Annual Johnny Strange Bhutan Skate Program from August 13-18, 2019 at the Bebena Skate Park in Thimphu. The six-day long program will be guided by two expert skaters from the United States of America. According to the BOC, best […]

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2nd edition of Women’s Open Volleyball Championship underway

The 2nd edition of the Women’s Open Volleyball Championship organized by the Bhutan Volleyball Federation (BVF) kicked off at the Changlingmethang National Volleyball Arena starting yesterday. A total of 18 teams from different Dzongkhags are taking part in the championship. The ongoing championship is currently being played in continuous rain as the lack of an […]

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Fifth India-Bhutan Friendship Tennis Tournament on track

The six-day 5th India-Bhutan Friendship Tennis Tournament (IBFTT) began on July 2 and finals would be played tomorrow at the National Tennis Centre, Changlimethang, Thimphu. Tennis lovers can watch the finals that would be broadcasted live on Bhutan Broadcasting Service channel 2 from 9:30 am onwards. Gracing the launch of the event, Ambassador of India […]

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