Delhi, 29th January 2024 Delhi eagerly anticipates the upcoming Sports For All (SFA) Championships, a multi-sports school competition platform that is set to captivate the city. With more than 6200 athletes from over 540 schools participating for the first edition, SFA Championships will discover the “number one school in sports”, in the city.
The SFA Championships is scheduled from January 28th to February 3rd, offering an exhilarating experience for athletes. Jawaharlal Nehru stadium, Indira Gandhi Sports Complex, Noida Educational Academy, Dr. Karni Singh Shooting Range (KSSR), DDA Squash and Badminton Stadium. Dr. Syama Prasad Mukherjee Swimming Pool Complex and GR International School (Skating Rink) will be the primary venues, providing a grand stage for the intense competition for sports such as Athletics, kabaddi, kho-kho, the racquet sports, karate, swimming, shooting, Yogasana amongst others.
Gender inclusivity takes centre stage, with close to 34% female athletes and 64% male athletes participating at the SFA Championships. The top sports opted by athletes for the Delhi edition are Football, Basketball, Athletics, Badminton and Skating.
The SFA Championships is the flagship IP of Sports For All (SFA), India’s largest tech-enabled multi-sports school competition platform. SFA’s vision is to host 150 Championships across 50 cities over the next five years. The commitment is to deliver first-class amenities for athletes, cutting-edge infrastructure, certified match officials, and referees. The event will feature comprehensive medical facilities, on-site physiotherapy services, clinics, and workshops to ensure the well-being of participants. Leveraging a digitally integrated system, athletes will enjoy access to detailed statistics, performance analysis, and match videography.
SFA and Viacom18 have partnered to bring the excitement of the SFA Championships to millions of sports enthusiasts across the nation. Viacom18 will broadcast key moments and highlights from the SFA Championships 2023-2024 on JioCinema, Sports18-2, and Sports18 Khel channels.
SFA Championships is poised to make sports accessible for school athletes across the country, thereby empowering today’s talent to become the Champions of tomorrow. The journey to represent the country at the Olympics, is what SFA Championships is enabling for emerging athletes.