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Academies- In Pursuit of Excellence

With a vision to achieve excellence in sports and to facilitate the talented sports-athletes of the state, Department of Sports and Youth Welfare, Government of Madhya Pradesh envisioned sports excellence academies in year 2006.

Madhya Pradesh Sports Academies are uniquely positioned to help our athletes accomplish their dreams, while nurturing the importance of life skills parallel with academics.

This is where young sports talent of the state reach an unparalleled level of mental and physical development and maximize their potential to excel in sports supported by world-class training facilities in all our sports academies.


At the academies, players learn to stretch their potential to the maximum thereby reaching an unmatched level of mental and physical development and excel in sports supported by high-performance training facilities and advanced infrastructure.
International benchmarks have been followed while developing the infrastructure to ensure that players get maximum resources vis-à-vis intensive training.
The academies have air-conditioned training halls, world-class playing fields/training grounds, courts, pitches, astro turfs, floodlit grounds, and tracks, fitness zones, relaxing accommodation with modern well-furnished hostels as well as finest nutrition and performance enhancing provisions. All that, to help players bring home more national and international accolades!

Performance & Training
The world class physical training facilities at all academies prepare our athletes to get the most out of their bodies by increasing strength,
endurance and flexibility – leading to increased productivity and decreased injury.

State-of-the-art and futuristic sporting equipment’s are sourced to provide finest training environment to players, and train them as per global yardsticks.
As training equipment’s play a decisive role in the overall training of an athlete, the State Government left no stone upturned in going for the best gear!

Facilities for Fitness

To ensure fitness of each and every athlete and improve their efficiency to compete in the highly competitive international arena, the Directorate of Sports and Youth Welfare has specially focused facilities such as Sports Medicine Center, Gym, Sauna, Steam, Mess and Mini Theatre for audio/visual training support.

Facilities for Athletes

  • Short Wave Diathermy
  • Microwave Diathermy
  • Interferential Therapy
  • TENS
  • Ultrasound
  • Computerized Programmed Combination Therapy
  • Computerized Programmed EMG Bio Feeback
  • Body Fat Analyser
  • Cryoflow Equipment – Air
  • Cryoflow Equipment – Water
  • Wax Bath
  • Moist heat packs and other superficial heating
  • Computerised programmed Electric Muscle Stimulator
  • Omegawave – Composite Analysis System
  • Ergometer
  • Swiss Ball Training
  • Medicine Ball Training
  • Theraband Training
  • Manual Therapy
  • Electronic Height Adjustable Mobilization Table
  • Stadiometer
  • Weight Training Facilities in High Tech Sports Gym
  • Orthotic Devices and Supports
  • Pneumatic Spine Traction
  • Electric Spine Traction
  • Balance Training Facilities
  • Dope Test Sample Collection Facilities

An Advanced Approach
Moreover, latest ICT Softwares (Omegawave, Quickboard, Dartfish, BMI, Visual Coaching Pro, Myotest, Balance Board) have been installed to accurately measure the physiological and neurological aspects of every athlete and assist them in improving their performance substantially.
Computers, laptops have also been put into use for sports data management of each and every player.
These best-in-class facilities are in tune with the highest sporting standards anywhere in the world.

Full Time Residency

“Live and Learn” is the mantra we follow to nurture our sports talent and prepare them for all the challenges. Our Residency Programs have been peculiarly designed to explore the potetial of our players to the maximum while endowing them with the right spirit and shape with extensive training, proper nutrition and timely guidance.
Providing full time residency to the players helps them dedicate and concentrate more on the sport while getting the best training and facilties at one place.

The Advantages of Full Time Residency

  • Train in an environment that is the highest level of sports coaching in the country
  • Academic development
  • Off-field development-strength, conditioning, and nutrition
  • Personal development
  • Regular interaction with the Academy coaches who are accomplished former professional national and international players and coaches
  • Opportunity to compete in various national and international sports events

The Academies of Excellence