As the saying in English goes, “All work and no Play makes Jack a Dull boy”. It has been forgotten that academic learning and sports education complement each other. They resemble the two sides of the same coin. If sports education is carried out accompanied with the academic curriculum, the overall personality of the student is increased to quite an extent. The qualities of the leadership, sharing, team spirit and tolerance are learnt from sports.
At Mayoor School, SriGanganagar, we not only teach the students to maintain the physical stamina, but also the habit of obedience, discipline, the determination to win, willpower. The power of reasoning, mental development, vocational specialisation comes from the academic education of the students. Therefore, sports education along with the academics result in the all-round development of the students.
Now-a-days the system of education makes the students stress more on their mental development and completely rejects the physical activities.
At Mayoor School, SriGanganagar, we also justifiy the statement, “a sound mind resides only in a sound body”. A healthy and strong body is not possible without sports and physical activities.
A good sportsman always learns to obey the rules of the games and the comments of their superiors. It also teaches them leadership qualities, maintaining teamwork and displaying team spirit. Sports at Mayoor trains the students to face defeat with a smile and maintain the humility even in victory. It is the healthiest means of refreshments and recreation.
Any person good in one walk of life automatically gains confidence in others. So if one is good at sports, it follows that their confidence will spill over to academics as well. With confidence on their side, the students at Mayoor School, SriGanganagar, are motivated to give their best.
Sports releases feel-good endorphin which elevates the mood. A good mood is conducive to performing well in other fields because there is peace of mind that allows greater concentration. Sports acts as a great outlet .