29th August is celebrated as National Sports Day in India. It is the birthday of Major Dhyan Chand who is one of the most respected legendary figures in Indian and world hockey. The President of India gives away prestigious sports awards – Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, Arjuna Award and Dronacharya Award on this day at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, India to sports achievers and coaches across various sporting fields.
1000+ SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, UNIVERSITIES, CORPORATES, PSUs CELEBRATE THE MOMENTOUS NATIONAL SPORTS DAY ON 29 AUGUST EVERY YEAR.
Sports give us a sense of identity and national pride. To highlight the importance of this day and to attract the mass attention, like last year, FICCI and Fitness365 are taking small steps to create awareness about sports in the country by helping and organizing National Sports Day. This celebration of National Sports Day is first of its kind initiative by any industry chamber. To highlight the importance of this day and to attract the mass attention, FICCI and Fitness365 are making a sincere effort to create mass awareness about the importance of National Sports Day, and the getting Schools, Colleges, Universities, Corporate and Communities to go out and play at least one sport or do any fitness drills/physical activities on 29th August. The common thread binding the nationwide celebrations are an Oath Ceremony by the gathering, similar back drop, and common press release across different institutions and organizations in India.
UPLOAD & WIN
- Post the celebration photographs/videos on National Sports Day FB Page.
- Win delegate passes to FICCI Global Sports Summit RECOGNITION Each Supporting Institution gets a “Certification of Appreciation” from FICCI.