GAMES & SPORTS

 

At YPS there is great emphasis on sports, as a medium to groom students in discipline, respect for the other, team spirit and team work. It is compulsory for each Yadavindrian to participate in all sports activities which helps them in living a healthier lifestyle.

The School provides for the following disciplines: Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Cricket,  Football,  Golf (Practice Range), Handball, Hockey, Squash, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Cross-Country, Cycling, Horse Riding (Co-located).

The School has a very proactive sports programme for both specialization as well as participation. The endeavour is to identify and train new talent amongst the students. YPS serves as the training ground for aspiring State, National and even International level players. We have a strong legacy of producing many national level sportsmen.

Beyond School, our Sportsmen participate in several Inter-School, District, State, National and International competitions. We participate in several coveted tournaments like IPSC, Council (CISCE) games, School Games Federation of India(SGFI), Khelo India, Punjab School Games amongst others.

YPS hosts the coveted CISCE, All India IPSC, National, District and State tournaments every year, housing approximately 30-40 public school teams pan India. In addition to this, the School annually hosts the Amanjit Memorial Cricket Tournament in memory of one of our Stduents.

At the school level, a number of Inter–House Matches in basketball, hockey, football, cricket, swimming are a frequent occurrence. A season is dedicated to each game during every session. The other disciplines include Athletics, Cross-Country lawn tennis, Badminton, Squash, Volleyball, Golf and Table Tennis. The children are encouraged to value participation as much as winning. All  students are taught basic skills needed to play games.

Games and Yoga are also an integral part of pre primary and primary curriculum. The sprawling campus and open play area gives every child freedom to explore the environment. A splash pool and a sandpit are available for the tiny tots. 

The School regularly engages coaches and Associations for providing specialized training and honing of the individual skills of all students. Apart from regular training, special attention is also given to diet, physical fitness, rehabilitation of Sportsmen and professional development of Staff.