SPORTS IS COMPULSORY IN MRDA.

The focus of sporting activities at MRDA is to develop Leadership, team building skills, a winners attitude, sportsmanship and achieve physical fitness. Students participate in the sports regardless of their athletic ability.Life skills such as goal setting, persistence, teamwork, perseverance and character development invariably get transferred from sport to academics, family life, and work.Students are taught different techniques of playing a game.MRDA has good grounds and infrastructure and offers the following :Skating, Roll ball, Athletics, Cricket, Basketball, Football, Volleyball,Yoga, Baseball, and archery.Table Tennis, Chess, Carom, etc. are offered as Indoor activities.

Academic Benefits

“ALL WORK AND NO PLAY MAKES JACK A DULL BOY”

Some may think that playing sports can distract students from schoolwork. Improving at a sport requires repeated learning and memorization, honing these skill sets can carry over into other activities, like at academics, work etc. Researches shows that sports improve Math skills in children. Also, the determination and goal-setting skill sports required can be transferred to the classroom.

Numerous studies have demonstrated the positive effects of playing sport on academic achievement, in large part because of the positive influence of identity formation and emotional development takes place here. Sports that involve aiming and hitting skills, for example, tennis, badminton and baseball help them to increase focus. They help to develop leadership qualities and foster team spirit in kids.They involve in competitions, they involve winning and losing. This exposes children to both aspects of life, success and failure, and prepare them to accept both with a positive spirit.