Sports and Games
Sports and Games form an integral part of Royal’s total Educational Program. Royal has been maintaining a high standard in almost all games during Sports and Athletic Meets among engineering colleges in Kerala. We always have strived hard to excel in the fields of sports and games as in the academic arena. Royal College holds a very proud tradition of encouraging Athletes and Sports persons in different fields. It has achieved an invincible track record in Sports and Games in Calicut University. The Department is giving systematic training and coaching for players in various games throughout the year. In order to give competitive experience and exposures, Royal teams participate in all the Inter Collegiate Sports and Games Tournaments.
Sports has become one of the most popular form of human engagement, whether as a professionals or amateurs, regularly or occasionally.
A groups of people now involve in various forms of physical and sporting activity. In addition to its health benefits ; economic , social and educational dimensions of sports are achieving new heights . it contributes to social integration and inclusion , plays a part in the process of non formal education , promotes inter – cultural exchanges and provides professional careers for many.
Sport is an activity that is governed by a set of rules or customs and often engaged in competitively. sports commonly refer to activities where the sole physical capabilities of the competitor are the sole or primary determinant of the outcome [ winning or losing ] , but the term is also used to include activities such as mind sports [ a common name for some card games with little to no element of chance ]and motor sports where mental acuity or equipment quality are major factors . sport is commonly defined as an organized , competitive and skillful physical activity requiring commitment and fair play. Some view sports as differing from games based on the fact that there are usually higher levels of organization and profit [ not always monetary ] involved in sports. Accurate records are kept and updated for most sports at the highest levels, while failures and accomplishments are widely announced in sports news.
The term sports is sometimes extended to encompass all competitive activities in which offense and defense are played, regardless of the level of physical activity. Both games of skill and motor sport exhibit many of the characteristics of physical sports. Such as skill , sportsmanship, and at the highest levels , even professionals sponsorship associated with physical sports.
Sports that are subjectively judged are distinct from other judged activities such as beauty pageants and bodybuilding shows, because in the former the activity performed is the primary focus of evaluations , rather than physical attributes of the contestant in the latter [ although “ presentation “ or “ presence “ may also be judged in both activities ]
Sports are most often played just for fun or for the simple fact that people need exercise to stay in good physical condition.
Although they do not always succeed , sports participants are expected to display good sportsmanship, standards of conduct such as being respectful of opponents and officials , and congratulating the winner when losing.