Chennai, 24 January 2024:Express Avenue Mall, the crown jewel of Chennai’s shopping haven, renowned as one of the best mixed-use developments in Chennai has introduced a groundbreaking addition to its repertoire with the launch of an open-air sports facility, “Ice Water, Sports Arena” spread across 20,000 Sq.ft on January 21st, 2024.
Express Avenue, as a market leader, has always been at the forefront of redefining the shopping and entertainment experience. The team has done it once again with this new addition to their Mall Experience. The State-of-the-Art Facilities and International Standards Set the Stage for Unforgettable Experiences.
Chennai has been identified with Sports over the past couple of years, with the hosting of the Chess Olympiad and the ongoing Khelo India competition. Express Avenue is contributing to the city’s changed perspective of being a great sporting center with this unique initiative.
This futuristic sports facility promises an adrenaline-fueled experience like never before, solidifying Express Avenue’s status not only as one of the best malls in Chennai but also as a vibrant hub for athletic prowess and community engagement. The “Ice Water, Sports Arena”, strategically located at the heart of Express Avenue Mall, is all set to redefine the sporting landscape in Chennai. The facility boasts three top-notch pickleball courts and a cutting-edge 5v5 futsal arena with international-class turf, adaptable for box cricket matches, creating a versatile space for a variety of sports enthusiasts.
Designed to cater to both recreational players and seasoned athletes, the arena offers an unparalleled experience in a dynamic and multifunctional space for sports enthusiasts of all levels. The inclusion of a 100-capacity seating stadium enhances the spectator experience, transforming the arena into a hub for the community to come together, play, and witness thrilling matches.
The launch event was nothing short of spectacular, held at the Central Atrium of Express Avenue Mall. The chief guest for the evening was the versatile film actor and producer, Mr. Arya. He also played some shots displaying his sporty side.
The evening kicked off with live performances by the sensational “Master the Blaster” singer, Bjorn Surrao, captivating the audience with his soulful tunes. Adding an international touch, Russian carnival dancers mesmerized the crowd with their enchanting performances, complemented by the energetic routines of talented cheerleaders and incredible live DJ performances.
Ms.Kavita Singhania, Managing Director, Express Avenue, said“Ice Water, Sports Arena, is not just a sports facility; it is a testimony to Express Avenue Mall’s commitment to providing a holistic and immersive experience for its patrons. As the arena opens its doors, it is set to create a legacy that will resonate for years to come, marking a significant chapter in Chennai’s sporting history.”