Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports (YAS) has announced Khelo India Youth Games (KIYG) 2019. Registrations are now open for the KIYG 2019. All the interested sports persons can register online for the event at the Khelo India official website kheloindia.gov.in or kheloindia.sportz.io This is the second year of the Khelo India event. The first version happened last year & was called as Khelo India School Games 2018. The second edition of the Khelo India Program is called as Khelo India Youth Games (KIYG) 2019 i.e. Khelo India School Games Part – 2.
What is Khelo India Youth Games? A national level sports event for school, college & university students.
- To identify sports talents at the grass-root levels
- To identify good sports person at the school levels
- To nurture the talent
- To financially support them
- To convert them into medal winning athletes at the international levels
- To maximize the medals for India in the world championships & Olympics
Khelo India Youth Games Benefits (Prizes & Medals):
- Financial assistance (sponsorship) of Rs. 5 lakh per anum for 8 year
- National level event to be telecast-ed live across India
Eligibility / Who can participate in Khelo India Youth Games?
- Students from schools, college & universities can participate & register for the KIYG 2019
- Athletes, Coaches, Managers & Technical Officials can participate
- Athletes can participate in 2 categories
- Under 17 &
- Under 21
Khelo India Youth Games (KIYG) 2019 Details:
- Dates: 9th January 2019 till 20th January 2019
- Venue: Pune
Khelo India Youth Games 2019 Online Registrations & Login:
- Online registrations for Khelo India Youth Games 2019 can be done at the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports (YAS), Government of India official website kheloindia.gov.in or kheloindia.sportz.io
- CLICK HERE to go to the Khelo India Youth Games 2019 registrations portal
- Click on one of following based on the category you want to apply for: Athletes, Coaches, Managers & Technical Officials
- Registration / application form based on your selection will be shown as shown below
- Fill in the application form & follow the instructions to complete the registrations
Elated to have attended the Jersey Launch of @KheloIndia Youth Games Maharashtra 2019.
This year, @kheloindia School Games have grown into Khelo India Youth Games, & will witness 3 times the participation
Maharashtra won the bid to host the prestigious 2019 edition of KIYG. pic.twitter.com/JArHjFxtlH
— Rajyavardhan Rathore (@Ra_THORe) December 9, 2018