Kickstart FC celebrated a significant achievement with the inauguration of their second football arena on November 4, 2023. Located in Kannuru off Hennur Road, the Kickstart Football Arena boasts an 11-A-Side football ground, a 9-A-Side football ground equipped with floodlights, residential facilities for over 80 academy players, a cafe, a dining area, and seating for 800 spectators, making it a unique addition to Bengaluru’s sports landscape.
The grand opening ceremony, attended by dignitaries, Kickstart FC board members, former Bengaluru players, parents, Kickstart Academy players, and senior players, commenced with a prayer from Jeevodaya school led by Father Gerrard. Kickstart FC’s Founder and Chairman Shekar Rajan expressed his delight, stating that the second facility’s opening was a dream realized through immense dedication and hard work.
Laxman Bhattarai, Founder and CEO of Kickstart FC, highlighted the significance of having an 11-A-Side ground, emphasizing its role in nurturing future talents. During the event, Kickstart FC’s women’s team, champions of the Karnataka Women’s League for the fifth consecutive time, were honoured.
Kickstart FC is now set to initiate operations at the new facility, with admissions for the regular academy (day scholar program) opening soon. Additionally, inquiries for admissions to the residential facility will commence shortly.
Interested candidates can stay updated through Kickstart Football Club’s official social media channels.