PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORTS

At DPSG DEHRADUN promotion of sports activities and physical fitness have been an integral part of the school life , ever since the school started in 2015. Morning warm up with aerobic exercises, zumba, karate and jogging around the campus add excitement to the day ahead. Physical Education lessons are also time- tabled and the students experience a range of activities_summer months of swimming, soccer matchesin the monsoons and cricket mania in winter. Basket ball and volley ball is played round the year.

Students are taught the importance of sports as a physical activity as well as a medium to develop competitive spirit and camaraderie.  In addition to physical development and exploration of interests, students learn the thrill of challenge and competition, the importance of concentration, the spirit of teamwork and a sense of accomplishment. 

At DPSG-Dehradun, all children participate in sport and each can take part at a level that suits their ability. We offer a wide range of activities: · Swimming, Rifle Shooting, Volleyball, Basketball, Tennis, · Martial Arts, · Football, · Skating, · Athletics, Yoga, Badminton, Cricket, Table Tennis along with a range of indoor games. 

YOGA

Yoga’s innate ability to stop the mental clutter of thoughts and live in the moment reduces stress and anxiety, showing profound benefits in every sphere of life. Students are very stressed individuals, keen to outperform themselves and prove their worth every chance they get.

Yoga as a part of the sports curriculum helps improve Memory and Attention Span, manage weight, improve flexibility, balance and posture. It teaches correct breathing techniques, promotes mindfulness, encourages self-care, brings peace of mind, self-control and reduces absences and violence in school. Improves Self-Control .reduces absences and violence In School.

The school has indoor halls where students spread yoga mats to practice . The large green open spaces too are also suitable venues to perm yoga.

MARTIAL ARTS

While martial arts are very inspiring for young students giving them a sense of power , they also experience increased confidence. As it is a full body work out, they enhance their flexibility, body parts coordination, self-defense skills, and improves focus and concentration and social skills.

Students learn Taekwondo and Karate and through the sport learn courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self-control and indomitable spirit.

The students have been participating inter school events and at the State level.



SWIMMING

Swimming is the highlight of the school day in the summer months at DPSG DEHRADUN. The physical benefits of swimming are well known , such as the full-body cardiovascular and respiratory workout that it provides. It develops a child's stamina, flexibility and muscle strength and also builds their concentration and coordination . Teaching children to swim also makes them learn about water safety, to assess safe and dangerous situations and how to react in emergencies. Being able to swim improves the chances of survival, saves lives and can reduce drowning cases in this country.

ATHLETICS

The school facilitates a group of sporting events that involve competitive running, jumping, throwing, and walking. The most common types of athletics competitions are track and field, road running, cross country running, and race walking. Athletics help build Strength, Power, Endurance, Speed, Coordination, Flexibility.,Agility, balance and address the psychomotor domain directly.

Infrastructure

The School has a multipurpose track that allows for multiple sports for sprint, marathon, hurdles, long jump, relay races.

The School grounds also provide for discus circles, javelin throw and has a long and high jump. Installing things like this can really encourage children to try out new activities and possibly spark an interest in a new event which they previously didn’t know any information about beforehand.

FOOTBALL

A Monsoon sport played with enthusiasm by the boys and the girls alike.

The school can boast of a standard size football ground that is an envy of most schools in the city that have no space for sports.

CRICKET

A Sport played with uncontrollable fervor and zest by our students , like every child in India, where the teams work endlessly to score maximum runs and each child aspires to taken unaccounted number of wickets has slowly seen itself establish at DPSG DEHRADUN. Still nascent in its evolution the sport enjoys popularity amongst both boys and girls.

The School has a Cricket Pitch and has been hosting matches. Students also get an opportunity to practice at the cricket nets.

RIFLE SHOOTING

A sport that instills hand eye coordination, self-confidence and self-esteem of course, carries over into a student's general school work and social behaviour. All students are given an opportunity to try the sport and discover for themselves if they have the acumen or interest to pursue it.

The School has a basic shooting range ,currently, but with the proposed sports complex scheduled to come up in a year’s time, the students would enjoy a state of the art facility.

BASKET BALL

A game of precision and coordination , the sport has several enthusiasts looking forward top every opportunity they get to play it.

The School has two basket ball Courts ,side by side and the school team has gradually been formed to a noticeable standard as the school has grown.

TABLE TENNIS

Table Tennis is a leisurely indoor sport enjoyed by the students at DPSG DEHRADUN , particularly in the wet months. The sport comes with its own benefits as it improves hand-eye coordination ,balance, improves reflexes, develops mental acuity, is easy on the joints , stimulates mental alertness, concentration and tactical strategy coordination and fights stress.

The school has an indoor facility with two table tennis tables .

CHESS

The opportunity to play Chess is given to students who enjoy games that engages them mentally. . Chess raises children’s IQ, increases problem-solving skills , improves memory and exercises both sides of the brain, it increases creativity and improves the concentration your child. Ours students have participated in the sport at inter school level .

This facility is provided to the students in an indoor sports recreation room in the school building


Outstanding Student Achievers 2019-2020



State Level SSPF Athletics Championship 2018-19

S.No 
Name of the Student  
Categories  
Events
01  Abhay Singh
 U-16  
100 Mts & 200 Mts
02 Anamika Rana 
U-16  
Long Jump
03    Akhil Singh  
U-16  
 400 Mts
04 Shivang Pratap Singh  
  U-14 
Shot Put

Cricket 2019-20

 Students  selected for Cricket Association of Uttarakhand

A) Akhil Singh

B) Aman Ahmed

Sports Achievements 2019-20

SR School Football Team Reach Quarter Final in Reliance Football Tournament.

S.no
Name of the Students
Tournament
Event
Position
1 Abhay Pant Relience Youth Championship Javilion Silver
2 Shreeaansh Singh Bisht Relience Youth Championship 4*400mts Bronze
3 Manpreet Singh Relience Youth Championship 4*400mts Bronze
4 Akhil Singh Relience Youth Championship 4*400mts Bronze
5 Abhay Singh Relience Youth Championship 4*400mts Bronze
6 Abhay Pant District Javilion Bronze
7 M. Asad District Shot Put Silver
8 Shwetank Gulerai National Taekwondo Silver
9 Anubhav Malik National Taekwondo Gold
10 Ojas Yadav All India Karate Gold
11 Anubav Malik All India Karate Bronze
12 Tejasvi Verma State Shooting 3 Gold and 1 Silver
13 Nitesh Chaudhary State Shooting 1 Gold And 1 Silver
14 Tejasvi Verma National Shooting 4th

SPORTS MEET 2019-20

1. EVENTS-: 100 MTS (SR.) (9-12) (BOYS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 ABHAY SINGH BETA GOLD 11.84 SEC
2 AKHIIL SINGH DELTA SILVER 12.43 SEC
3 MD. ASAD ALPHA BRONZE 12.96 SEC

2. EVENTS-: 100 MTS ( GIRLS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 ARUSHI GAMMA GOLD 15.10 SEC
2 LAVANYAA ALPHA SILVER 15.41 SEC
3 TRISHA RAWAT DELTA BRONZE 16.64  SEC

3. EVENTS-: 200 MTS ( BOYS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 AKHIL SINGH DELTA GOLD 26.89 SEC
2 MANPREET BETA SILVER 27.74 SEC
3 MD. ASAD ALPHA BRONZE 27.92 SEC

4. EVENTS-: 200 MTS ( GIRLS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 LAVANYAA ALPHA GOLD 35.14 SEC
2 ARUSHI GAMMA SILVER 35.39 SEC
3 AVNI DELTA BRONZE 38.13 SEC

5. EVENTS-: 400 MTS ( BOYS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 ADITYA SONI ALPHA GOLD 1.00.21 SEC
2 BOBY RAWAT DELTA SILVER 1.01.12 SEC
3 NITESH CH. BETA BRONZE 1.02.92 SEC

6. EVENTS-: 400 MTS ( GIRLS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 SRISTHI SHARMA BETA GOLD 1.23.72 SEC
2 SNEHA NEGI ALPHA SILVER 1.29.04 SEC
3 AKSHIKA CHAUHAN GAMMA BRONZE 1.38.72 SEC

7. EVENTS-: 800 MTS (BOYS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 HARSH MISHRA DELTA GOLD 02.25 SEC
2 HIMANSHU ASWAL GAMMA SILVER 02.27 SEC
3 BOBY RAWAT DELTA BRONZE 02.28 SEC

8. EVENTS-: 800 MTS (GIRLS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 MEHAK BETA GOLD 03.54 SEC
2 ANAMIKA RANA ALPHA SILVER 04.02 SEC
3 RITIKA PATIYAL GAMMA BRONZE 04.29 SEC

9. EVENTS-:1500 MTS (BOYS)

S.No NAME HOUSE POSITION RECORD
1 HIMANSHU ASWAL GAMMA GOLD 5.20 SEC
2 RAJAN SINGH ALPHA SILVER 05.40 SEC
3 PRAJWAL CHETYRI