Last Updated On: 16/10/2020


Press Release

 Key funding and review of TOPS athletes taken at meeting (13KB)
 50th Governing Body Meeting (101KB)
 Rs. 30 Lakhs financial assistance sanctioned to athletes across eight disciplines (264KB)
 Live online workshops for athletes is wonderful initiative of SAI during lockdown: Gopichand (68KB)
 All SAI facilities to remain closed till April 15. Olympic bound athletes will train, follow all health guidelines: Kiren Rijiju (61KB)
 SAI shuts centers and suspends all training, but Olympic prep to continue  (63KB)
 Shilpa Shetty Kundra partners with Fit India, announces a 21-day weight loss program for free on her mobile app (72KB)
 Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju urges people to rope skip to remain fit amid lockdown, star athletes respond with skipping videos (58KB)
 Building a champion is a teamwork between coaches, parents, sports administrators: PV Sindhu (67KB)
 Developing football at the grassroot level is the way forward to develop the sport in India: Kiren Rijiju (63KB)
 Opportunities and Challenges in Training Special Athletes during COVID -19 (74KB)
 Training to resume in SAI centers in phased manner, committees formed to create SOP (59KB)
 Zlatko Dalic who guided Croatia to 2018 World Cup final interacts with football coaches across India in SAI, AIFF workshop (66KB)
 Kiren Rijiju assures elite athletes training will be resumed, says concrete decision possible only after consultation with MHA and drawing up SOP of on-field norms (65KB)
 Sports Minister speaks to elite weightlifters and chief coach in NCEO Patiala, decision to be taken soon on resumption of training (62KB)
 Sports Minister speaks to men and women hockey teams, assures practice will resume in controlled environment (68KB)
 NSNIS Patiala draws up draft of revamped admission policy for diploma course in sports coaching, calls for feedback (72KB)
 SAI creates Standard Operating Procedure to resume sporting activities in India, guidelines to be followed by all sports facilities (68KB)
 SAI resumes sports activities in two stadia in Delhi (60KB)
 Sports Authority of India releases Rs 8.25 crore as Out of Pocket allowance to 2749 Khelo India Athletes (67KB)
  On May 18, 2020 a cook employed in the Sports Authority of India Bangalore center passed away due to a sudden cardiac arrest at BGS hospital. (67KB)
 Kiren Rijiju, Arjun Munda to inaugurate Khelo India e-Pathshala for grassroot-level athletes (67KB)
 Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju and sports legend Gagan Narang discuss importance of fitness in webinar (70KB)
 Abhinav Bindra addresses special session for SAI officials, calls on sports administrators to work on dual skill development programme for athletes (59KB)
 Covid19: Fit India Movement brings together top health experts for live fitness sessions on social media (67KB)
 Elite athletes resume sporting activities in NCOE Patiala, Bengaluru (57KB)
 Eminent Athletes, coaches praise SAI online workshop to enhance skill of coaches (68KB)
 Fit India and CBSE organise first-ever live fitness sessions for school children in the second phase of lockdown, to share guidelines of Ministry of Ayush (73KB)
 Kiren Rijiju, Arjun Munda attend SAI first-ever online knowledge enhancement workshop for coaches, 4700 coaches join in on Day 1 (66KB)
 Press Statement from Shri. Kiren Rijiju, Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports and Chairman, Sports Authority of India (61KB)
 SAI and HI officials discuss Olympic prep for teams on video conference, plan drawn up for next 16 months (67KB)
 Special online session on -Optimising Performance of female athletes to be held for female athletes of SAI Bangalore and SAI Patiala (65KB)
 Viswanathan Anand addresses online session for SAI officials from Germany , says the apex sports body can contribute greatly in promoting chess in India (63KB)
 Government is setting up talent scouting squads to identify potential athletes for Olympic 2028: Kiren Rijiju (67KB)
 Most successful models worldwide are coach-driven: Gopichand (65KB)
 Our ultimate goal is to have kabaddi included in Olympics: Kiren Rijiju to coaches during SAI online session (64KB)
 We have to improve our level in swimming if we want to be in Top 10 in Olympic 2028: Kiren Rijiju (67KB)
 Winning at all costs is not necessary: Pullela Gopichand during SAI online session (58KB)
  nominations for the Arjuna Award 2020, can be filed either by self application or through prescribed authority (62KB)
 Fit India and MHRD launch special films to promote Indigenous Sports Of India  (64KB)
 Kiren Rijiju inaugurates Khelo India Community Coach Development Programme, says PE teachers, community coaches have a big role to play in making India a strong sporting nation (66KB)
 Kiren Rijiju, Arjun Munda inaugurate Khelo India e-Pathshala, say programme will help connect athletes of rural India with experts and improve their game (62KB)
 SAI organises first-ever online CEP exam for coaches from India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Malaysia  (72KB)
 Sports Minister bats for -atmanirbhar sporting ecosystem (62KB)
 Sports Minister to inaugurate Khelo India Community Coach development programme for 15000 Physical Education Teachers and Community Coaches (65KB)
 Sports Ministry to establish Khelo India State Centre of Excellence to enhance India Olympic performance (72KB)
 Olympic bronze medallist Sakshi Malik speaks at E-Pathshala, SAI online training programme, says online training is need of the hour (66KB)
 Shilpa Shetty Kundra conducts online Fit India Yoga session for school children, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju, athletes Mary Kom, Anjum Moudgil join in (67KB)
 Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju to join Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Mary Kom and Anjum Moudgil for Yoga (66KB)
 Centre, states will work together and mobilise 1 crore volunteers to help in India fight against Covid 19:Kiren Rijiju (77KB)
 Honourable Prime Minister to interact fitness enthusiasts from across the country in Fit India Dialogue (64KB)
 Happy to have a got a chance to speak to Honourable PM in Fit India Dialogue Devender Jhajharia (65KB)
 Honoured to be part of Honourable PMs Fit India Dialogue Virat Kohli (73KB)
 SAI makes comprehensive training plan for Tokyo (67KB)
 Mission Olympic Cell sanctions Mirabai Chanu (71KB)
 Kiren Rijiju launches Sports Authority of Indias new logo (182KB)
 SAI principally approves Coaching Camp for Core Olympic Probables (64KB)
 All SAI coaches to take Age Appropriate Fitness Tests twice a year (184KB)
 Training for Indian hockey teams underway, captains, coach confident about reaching full momentum shortly (174KB)
 SAI approves two month shooting camp for core Olympic probables at Karni Singh Shooting Range (30KB)
 Indian mens and womens boxers to travel to Italy and France for training and competition (33KB)
 Government is committed to create a world class sports ecosystem for athletes (31KB)
 Satisfied with arrangements, Indian archers looking to find momentum after returning to practice post lockdown (344KB)
 Government to bear full cost of six member Indian judo teams visit to Hungary for IJF Grand (31KB)
 SAI and NRAI to jointly take responsibility to ensure national shooting camp goes ahead (440KB)
 Para archer Ankit tests Covid positive, shifted by SAI authorities to hospital in (26KB)
 Elaborate hygiene and safety standards in place at SAI Lucknow as Women Wrestling Camp gets underway (349KB)
 Lovlina Borgohain tests COVID positive (26KB)