Central government will start 3rd Khelo India University Games (KIUG) 2022 soon. The third edition of pan India Khelo India University Games will start late this year. The event is based on the lines of Khelo India School Games & Khelo India Youth Games. Check out the complete process of filling Khelo India University Games registration form, check schedule and games list at kheloindia.gov.in.
1st edition of KIUG was organized at Bhubaneswar in Odisha while 2nd edition was organized at the Jain University in Bengaluru which becomes a success. Now the Sports Ministry will select another state to host big sporting events. Various sporting events would be organized in KIUG 2022 for 11 days aiming to identify and nurture young talent. 3rd edition of Khelo India University Games is scheduled to be organized late this year.
3rd Khelo India University Games (KIUG) Sports List
Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports will start the 3rd edition of Khelo India University Games (KIUG) late this year which is expected to become a “grand success“. Khelo India University Games (KIUG) host for 3rd edition will be selected by the Sports Ministry. KIUG 2022 is in convergence with Fit India and Khelo India initiatives. All the youths will get a platform to lead a healthy lifestyle and make career in sports.
Khelo India University Games (KIUG) 2022 Games List
The KIUG 2022 Karnataka will have 20 sports disciplines which are listed below:-
- Field Hockey
- Rugby Union
- Table Tennis
Khelo India University Games Schedule for Second Edition
The Second edition of Khelo India University Games (KIUG) 2021-22 was organized for 11 days this year i.e from 23 April 2022 to 3 May 2022. The complete schedule of 2nd edition of KIUG was available at the official website. Various top athletes from various universities are participating in KIUG 2021-2022 Games which held in Karnataka.
Participating Athletes List (University Wise) in Khelo India University Games
The first edition of KIUG was held in Bhubaneswar in February 2020, and saw a total participation of 3,182 athletes in the U-25 age group, across 158 universities and colleges from all states. This year, Yogasana and Mallakhamb have been added to the University Games, in an effort to preserve and promote the century-old sporting disciplines of the country.
KIUG 2021-22 Karnataka Venue Details
KIUG is the largest University Games tournament in the country, and is aimed at tapping sporting talent who can represent India in international events, including the Olympics. The candidates can test and compare their sporting talent level against the various competitors across India. The main objective is to create culture of sports in community, build the value of sports in the higher education sector and contribute to a healthy and FIT society.
The 2nd Khelo India University Games (KIUG) was organized by the Karnataka govt. in association with the Sports Authority of India (SAI), Association of Indian Universities, National Sports Federation and Indian Olympic Association (IOA) and other participating universities. KIUG second edition focused on identification of talented athletes and nurture talent through guidance and developed infrastructure.
Benefits of Khelo India University Games Karnataka
The sports events and tournaments are for absolute fun with opportunities to develop sporting skills and relationships with others. Khelo India University Games Karnataka always sees a massive involvement of youth. Participants demonstrates highest level of sportsmanship and return to their states as ambassadors for KIUG. All the athletes who shine in these events gets a chance to raise their careers to next level by recognition and better access to guidance and training.