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Yogasana as a sport would ensure competitiveness and enrichment of the discipline and its spread across the globe: Shripad Yesso Naik

Yogasana will be introduced as a competitive sport in Khelo India , National and University Games: Kiren Rijiju

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New Delhi , 17 Dec 2020

The Ministry of AYUSH and Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports announced the formal recognition of Yogasana as a competitive sport at a joint press conference held by the Union Minister of State (IC) for AYUSH  Shripad Yesso Naik, and the Union Minister of State (IC) for Youth Affairs & Sports Kiren Rijjju in New Delhi today.While addressing, Shri Naik traced the origins of Yogasana competitions to the Indian Yoga tradition, where such competitions have been held for centuries. He said that they are still being conducted today at multiple levels, but a strong and sustainable structure to impart national visibility to the competitions is yet to emerge. He further said that the Government decision to recognise Yogasana as a competitive sport comes after 3-4 years of wide consultations with the stakeholders of the Yoga sector.The Minister also said that Yogasana is an integral and important component of Yoga, which is psycho-physical in nature and popular across the globe for its efficacy in fitness and general wellness.He further said “Yogasana becoming a sport will also ensure new technologies and new strategies being inducted into the disciplines, to benefit our athletes and officials towards building fruitful and fulfilling careers in this field”.On this occasion, while addressing the media persons Shri Kiren Rijjju, said that the competitions that will arise out of the recognition of Yogasana as a sport will enhance interest in Yoga among people around the globe. He also said that both Ministries have been closely working together to establish Yogasana as a competitive sport. He further  said that we are planning to include Yogasana as a Sport discipline in Khelo India and in the University Games and we will also pitch it at the National Games  but the aim and objective of any sport is to be included in Olympics and this is a beginning of a long journey. Shri Rijiju also said that Yogasana is going to become a very beautiful, attractive and popular sport.The Secretary AYUSH gave a presentation and explained that the sports discipline of Yogasana is likely to have 51 medals in 4 events & 7 categories. The proposed events for both men and women include Traditional Yogasana, Artistic Yogasana (Single), Artistic Yogasana (Pair), Rhythmic Yogasana (Pair), Free Flow/Group Yogasana, Individual All Round – Championship and Team Championship.Secretary also informed the following steps or activities will form part of the road map and the future development of Yogasana Sport:

A pilot Yogasana Competition named as “National Individual Yogasana Sports Championship (Virtual Mode) to be held in early 2021.

Launching of an Annual Calendar of competitions, events and programs of Yogasana sport.

Development of Automated Scoring System for the Yogasana Championship.

Courses for Coaches, Referees, Judges and Directors of competitions.

Coaching camps for players.

Launch of a League of Yogasana, to ensure a career and social status for performers, experts and practitioners, to create Sports Stars among Yogasana athletes.

To introduce Yogasana as a Sport discipline in National Games, Khelo India and international sports events.

Steps to create job opportunities for Yogasana athletes.

 

Tags: Shripad Yesso Naik , BJP , Bharatiya Janata Party , New Delhi , Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports

 

 

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