• Sports Overview

Overview of our Sports

Sport is an essential part of the all-round development at King’s College, India. It provides the opportunity for engagement, responsibility, enjoyment and a sense of pride in achievement, regardless of scale or magnitude. The love of sport developed at school offers life-long benefits, often leading to a happier, healthier and more productive future. Although not all children are gifted players, everyone has something to offer and to gain from regular involvement.

At King’s College, India we offer a range of team games and the chance to compete both within and against other schools. We give students as many opportunities to represent the school as much as possible at Under 9, Under 11 and Under 13 age levels.

For boys, the major sports is Football, Hockey and Cricket, and for girls, Hockey, Netball and Volleyball or Basketball. Tennis, Squash and Badminton are also available, as is gymnastics.

In addition, students make use of our swimming pool and athletics field. We also offer children the opportunity to learn Golf (a useful and popular sport for social and business networking) on our driving range and practice holes.

We believe that involvement in sport brings the community together; classmates and teachers often share a passion for specific sports or games.

Our current offerings include: Cricket, Football, Tennis, Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton, Swimming, Golf, Roller Skating, Climbing, Outdoor Chess, Indoor Games,  (Table Tennis, Badminton, Pool, Carrom).

Sports Facilities:

  • Professionally-laid cricket pitch and practice nets
  • Football pitch
  • Tennis court and practice wall
  • Basketball court
  • Volleyball court
  • Competition standard swimming pool
  • Golf driving range with ‘real fairway’ features (pond, bunkers) and putting green
  • Skating area
  • Climbing wall

Basketball

The boarding and day school has an international standard outdoor basketball court where students practise during sports time.  We have a very popular Inter-House Basketball matches.

Golf

Golf is now an integral part of our extra-curricular programme. Our aim is to develop and maximize the potential of junior male and female golfers in a world-class academic and sporting environment, preparing them with the necessary mental and physical skills to shine on the world golfing stage.

Football

We are blessed with a lush green football ground at King’s College India. Football is also offered as an alternative core sport option. All school teams are supported and guided by fully qualified coaches working to a relevant coaching program for the team and individual.