District Level Basketball Coaching And Skill Tests Competition

28890572275_c519002cb9_bSPECIAL OLYMPICS BHARAT – TAMIL NADU
DISTRICT LEVEL BASKETBALL COACHING AND SKILL TESTS COMPETITION
Organized by – SOB Tamil Nadu – Coimbatore District

Date: 08.06.2016  | 09.30 am  | Venue: Vidyalaya Indoor Stadium

Special Olympics Bharat – Tamil Nadu, Coimbatore District organized District Level Basketball Coaching and Skill tests Competition on 08.06.2016 at Venkatakrishna Indoor Stadium. In the inaugural function, Dr. Paul Devasagayam, Area Director, Special Olympics Bharat – Tamil Nadu Chapter, Chennai, inaugurated the basketball coaching and skill test competition, Dr. MS. Nagarajan, Senior Sports Manager, Special Olympics Asia Pacific, delivered the special guest address and motivated the athletes. Rev. Bramachari Paramarthachaitanya Maharaj, Asst. Administrative Head, RKMVU, presided over the function.


104 special children (79 boys 25 girls) from seven different special schools in and around Coimbatore Districtsparticipated in the following Basketball Coaching & Skill Tests Competition.

Station 1:       Target Pass

Station 2:       Ten-meter Dribble

Station 3:       12 Zig-zag Meter Dribble

Station 4:       Perimeter Shooting (1-min)

Rev. Swami Abhiramananda Maharaj, Administrative Head, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University, Coimbatore Campus, was the chief guest for the valedictory function and distributed the medals to the athletes Dr. M.S. Nagarajan, Senior Sports Manager, SO Asia Pacific, delivered the benedictory address to the participants and dignitaries. Dr. S. Alagesan, Professor and Head, Faculty of GAPEY, Dr. PJ. Sebastian, Professor, Faculty of GAPEY, Dr. VST. Saikumar, Secretary & Principal, MCPE and other faculty members of GAPEY, graced the occasion with their valuable presence.
Special Olympics Bharat – Tamil Nadu Coimbatore District& Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University, Coimbatore Campus, jointly organized District Level Bocce & Badminton Skill Tests and Athletic Meet, at GAPEY play ground, on 15.07.2016.Seven special schools from Coimbatore and a total of 140 students participated in today’s sports meet. The special schools that participated were –

S.No Name of the School Students
1 Amrit Centre for Special Needs 19
2 Vidya Vikasini Opportunity School 41
3 Coimbatore Public School 1
4 WVS (Womens Voluntary Service), Kaundampalayam 22
5 Bharathi Rehabilitation Centre (BRC) 5
6 KaumaramPrashanti Academy (KPA) 20
7 RKMVU-FDMSE 32

 

Individual sports competition in 6 athletic events and two games were conducted. Each student was allowed to participate in any one athletic event and one game. The athletic events were –

Track Events Throw Events Jump Events
1.      50 meter sprint

2.      100 meter sprint

3.      Shot put throw

4.      Soft ball throw

5.      Long jump

6.      Standing broad jump

 

The two games were Bocce and Badminton. In Bocce 30 feet and 40 feet rolling skill was tested, where the athlete had to place the ball nearest to the palina. In badminton, ups count, short service, long service, fore hand stroke and back hand stroke are the skills tested. The competitions commenced with Bocce game at 10.30 am and were completed by 1.00pm. Athletic events were held simultaneously in different stations in the GAPEY ground. Badminton game was held in Badminton indoor court. Teachers from the different schools assisted the students in going from one game to the next and ensured along with the officials that their school students participated in all the games they had planned to.

The results are

Event Name School Place Performance
50 m

Male

Gautham Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 7.94
Sriman Bharathi Rehabilitation Centre Second 8.59
Vignesh Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Third 9.05
50 m Female Saranya Women voluntary school First 12.25
Ramyashree Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Second 12.68
Kaushika Women voluntary school Third 18.00
100 m Male Dinesh Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 14.50
Shankar Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Second 16.06
Vignesh Amrit Centre Third 18.02
100 m Female Gayathri Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 22.23
Pavithra Amrit Centre Second 25.89
Long Jump Male Abhishek Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 3.15
Gautham Faculty of Disability Management Special Education Second 2.60
Prakash Women voluntary school Third 2.56
Long Jump Female Divya Women voluntary school First 1.14
Subashree Women voluntary school Second 0.44
Shot-put Male Rajeshwaran Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 6.06
Shri Surya Ravikumar Faculty of Disability Management Special Education Second 5.50
Venkateshwaran Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Third 5.15
Shot-put Female Devanayaki Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 2.06
Pragathi KaumaramPrashanthi Academy Second 1.73
JananiMeena Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Third 1.29
Soft Ball Throw Male Deepak Amrit Centre First 32.90
Sathish Kumar Bharathi Rehabilitation Centre Second 24.70
Umesh Raj Women voluntary school Third 2.40
Soft Ball Throw Female Subiksha Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 13.24
Sowndarya Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Second 10.69
Hasshini Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Third 10.60
Standing Broad Jump Male Harish Vikram Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 1.80
Mail Kavi Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Second 1.66
Chandru Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School Third 1.40
Standing Broad Jump Male Ram Priya Vidhaya Vikasini Opportunity School First 1.15
Sneha Faculty of Disability Management Special Education Second 0.74
Sathiya Shree KaumaramPrashanthi Academy Third 0.60
Badminton Boys VipinChakravarthi CBE Public School First 19
Shri Surya Ravikumar Faculty of Disability Management Special Education First 19
Yadhu Krishna KaumaramPrashanthi Academy Second 17
Ramesh Faculty of Disability Management Special Education Third 16
Roshan Faculty of Disability Management Special Education Fourth 15
Gowtham Faculty of Disability Management Special Education Fourth 15
Badminton Girls Sathya Shree KaumaramPrashanthi Academy First 03
Bocce Boys Aditya KaumaramPrashanthi Academy First 2.26
Dilipan Faculty of Disability Management Special Education Second 2.27
Mohanaselvam Faculty of Disability Management Special Education Third 2.68
Kamal KaumaramPrashanthi Academy Fourth 2.74
Bocce Girls Gokila Faculty of Disability Management Special Education First 1.89
Subashani Women voluntary school Second 2.39
Kousika Women voluntary school Third 3.83
Pavithra Amrit Centre Fourth 4.37

 

Exactly at 03.00 pm valedictory function was started at Tennis Indoor Stadium. Dr. S. Alagesan, Professor and Head, Faculty of GAPEY, welcomed the gathering. Mr. B. Balaji, Managing Director, AES Technologies Pvt. Ltd., was the chief guest for the valedictory function and distributed the medals and mementoes to the Special Olympics athletes. Rev. Swami Abhiramananda Maharaj, Administrative Head, Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda University, Coimbatore Campus, presided over the function. Dr. VST. Saikumar, Secretary & Principal, MCPE and other faculty members of GAPEY, graced the occasion with their valuable presence.

We appreciate and congratulate all students for their wholesome participation