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GENERAL INFORMATION & FOUNDER MEMBERS

ACTIVITIES IN A.P.E.

The Academy of Physical Education was founded on 21st November 1982. For over a decade the institution is continuously engaged in educating aspiring Mallakhambists of various age groups. Founder members themselves are all India champions in different games. The institute is prized with national players like Balkrishna Thatte, Chandrawardhan Deodhar, Abhijeet Kumthekar. The 'Shree Shiv Chatrapati award was given to Dr. Aditya Kelkar for his best performance in Mallakhamb by the government of Maharashtra in the year 1995. This institute also has National, State and District level coaches, referees and players.     

   

ACTIVITIES IN A.P.E.

CONDUCTING CAMPS

APE is engaged in training of sport 'Mallakhamb'. It conducts 'Summer Vacation Camps' for this purpose. During the Summer Vacation Camp about 70 - 100 students learn this game. The boys and girls who come for the Camp always get influenced by this sport and many of them continue this activity. Sometimes the camp is conducted in the Diwali and Christmas vacation. During the camp the participants are taught other activities like various Yogasans, Gymnastics basics, leading a group, self development etc.

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SLIDE SHOWS

To improve game standards, some clips from the game are shown so that right movement can be visualized. Movement of muscles is necessary in these kind of sports. By showing takes and retakes the participants are bombarded with the right movement of each muscle. Also some lectures are conducted to improve mental ability and to reduce injuries etc.

 

TREKKING

To improve concentration, stamina, muscular co-ordination and give some knowledge about the ancient forts, institutes etc. APE arranges trekking program regularly. In every summer vacation camps at least 3-4 treks are arranged.

 

DEMONSTRATIONS

Keeping the view of broadcasting this sport, APE usually conducts Demonstrations during different cultural occasions and during some special events like The PUNE FESTIVAL.

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