KRISHNA UNIVERSITY MACHILIPATNAM SPORTS BOARD.
Sports Board, Krishna University came into existence in July 2011 and it functions under the Chairmanship of Prof.V.Venkiah, Vice-Chancellor, Krishna University. The Sports Board, KRU, has been able to carve out a name for itself among the high achievers in the field of sports and games, mostly by the impressive support it has enjoyed from several quarters, the most important of them being the University Administration. Periodically the Sports Board comes up with a lot of well meaning suggestions to be considered by the University authorities to foster sports talents, most of which have been well received
The Sports Board co-ordinates and regulates the Sports activities of the affiliated Colleges spread over in the Krishna District of Andhra Pradesh., numbering 145 as on date. It also organizes the annual programmes including the following:
a) Inter-Collegiate Tournament for Men & Womenb) Inter-Collegiate Athletic Meet for Men & Women
ACHIVEMENTS AND PERFORMANCE AT INTER UNIVERSITY LEVEL.
During 2012-13 academic year, our University had sent as many as 34University teams for both South Zone/All India Inter University tournaments held at various parts of the Nation..The University Vice-Chancellor Prof.Venkiah garu and Registrar Prof.D.Suryachandra Rao garu did a good thing by enhancing the budget for the second year from Rs.12.0 lakhs to 20.0 lakhs , thus helping potential medal winning teams to undergo intensive training at the camps. Games and Sports like Archery, Weight lifting, Boxing and Athletics have made tremendous improvement, quality wise this year.Mr.K.V.Suresh,Gymnast Final B.Com student of SRR&CVR Govt.Degree College, Vijayawada secured Gold Medal in Pommel Horse event at All India Inter University Gymnastics Championship held at Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra.
The Association of Indian Universities has entrusted the responsibility to our University to organize South Zone Inter University Kabaddi (Women) tournament during this academic year. We have to organize this event in first week of November 2013.
On behalf of all the Lecture’s in Physical Education of the affiliated colleges ,we are grateful and thankful to our Honorable Vice-Chancellor Pro. Vunnam Venkiah garu for his great support and encouragement. My sincere thanks to Prof.D.Sryachandra Rao garu ,Registrar, Krishna University for his co-operation and guidance through- out the academic year. I also thank all the other University teaching , Non-Teaching staff and Sports Board members for their excellent co-operation.
My special thanks to all the Principal’s of the affiliated Colleges, who extended a good support and co-operation in organizing the Inter –Collegiate tournaments cum University team selections and coaching camps at their Colleges.
I close my report by expressing my hope and wish that we would continue to enjoy everyone’s support and co-operation in keeping the flag of Krishna University flying always the highest.
Secretary, Sports Board,