VERVE-The Sports Club

 
 
Goal:

To inculcate the spirit of sportsmanship and teamwork among the students of MLRIT.

 
Motto:

WIN if you can. LOSE if you must. But NEVER QUIT.

 
 
Activities:
 
  • Separate selection board for college team
  • Daily practice with coach for all sports
  • Inter college tournaments all round the year
  • Friendly faculty matches
  • Departmental competitions
  • Annual sports fest

Benefits

Sports participation conveys myriad psychological, physiological and sociological benefits.

Psychological Benefits

  • Assertive
  • Competent
  • Responsible
  • Self control
  • Youth development
  • Helps overcome depression
Psychological-Benefits 

“Sports do not build character. They reveal it” John Wooden-Legendary UCLA basketball coach

Physiological benefits

 
  • Reduced risk of obesity
  • Increased cardiovascular fitness
  • Healthy growth of bones, muscles, ligaments and tendons.
  • Improved sleep
  • No chronic muscular tensions
  • Healthy and active mind

“Practice puts your brains not in your muscles.”

Sociological Benefits

  • Cooperation
  • Teamwork
  • Discipline
  • Responsibility
  • Respect for others
  • Patience

“One man can be crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.” - Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Milwaukee Bucks