St. Mira's College For Girls, Pune

Autonomous - Affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University

Re-accredited by NAAC 'A' Grade (Third Cycle June 2017)

Awarded: Best College-SPPU (2002); , UGC-CPE (2005), UGC-CPE (2010)

SPORTS


About Department of Physical Education and Sports

Physical activity and fitness is very necessary for day to day life, especially in the youth. Playing a sport allows them to stay physically fit. It decreases the likelihood of obesity in today’s youth, and it promotes overall health and wellness. It is a way to relieve stress.

St. Mira’s College has a dynamic Department of Physical Education and Sports that offers a vast array of sports. While the main objective is to promote and generate awareness of physical fitness among all the girls to ensure their physical, mental and emotional health, the department also keenly nurtures sports talent through special coaching in various games throughout the year. The department encourages the girls to participate competitively in diverse sports and moreover inculcates the spirit of sportsmanship in them.

Student-athletes at St. Mira’s get to enjoy some of the finest infrastructure facilities. Our outdoor facilities include a movable basketball half court, throwball, and volleyball court, kabaddi and handball ground, 50 mts. running track, long jump pit, shotput and discus ring, an outdoor badminton court and a ring tennis court. The indoor facilities include a gym with 2 cardio machines, a rowing machine, 6 station multi-gym, medicine balls, dumbbells, Swiss ball, weight plates, leg press machines, exercise box, cones, mats, table tennis table, chess board etc. Upgradation of the facilities with new and advanced equipment is done regularly.

Our college students represent the College in the following events at the intercollegiate levels across the country: Athletics, Cross Country, Basketball, Kabaddi, Handball, Chess, Archery, Judo, Badminton, Boxing, Fencing, Taekwondo, Table Tennis and Throwball.

These are some of our recent achievers:

DEGREE COLLEGE:

  • Sampada Buchade (FYBA-EM 2214 )
  • 1. Pune International Marathon held at Pune she secured - Gold medal
    2.In All India Inter University Cross Country Competition which was held at Belgaum - Participation
    3.52th National Cross Country Competition which was held at Goa - Participation
  • Jueely Badhe (M.A.- I 6222)
  • 1.21st Federation Cup Senior National Athletics Championship held at Patiala – Participation (4th place)
    2.Senior National Athletics Championship held at Guntur, Andhra Pradesh - Participation
  • Muskan Bishnoi (F.Y.B.A. 2244 )
  • 1. All India Inter University Archery Championship held at Bhubaneshwar
    Team Event- Silver Medal
    Mix Team Event- Bronze Medal
  • Suyosha Shetty (SYBA-EM 2720)
  • 1.Krida Mahotsav- 21st Maharashtra State Inter University Sports Competition held at Dapoli, Dist- Ratnagiri - Silver
    2.Inter University West Zone Basket ball competition held at Gwalior, M.P- Participation
    3.Maharashtra State Basket ball Competition held at Mumbai- Gold
  • Aditi Shukla (TYBA-EM 4889)
  • 61st National Rifle shooting competition held at Kerala – Participation
  • Snehanjali Yadav (FYBCOM – 3238)
  • Inter Collegiate Judo Competition held at Nashik- Participation
  • Mitali Deb (FYBA-EM 2330)
  • Inter Zonal Handball Competition held at Jejuri- Inter Zonal Handball Competition held at Jejuri- Participation
  • Yamini Singh (SYBBA 21679)
  • 1. World Rowing Junior Championship (Trakai, Lithuania) 2017- Participation 2. Asian Rowing Junior Championship (Singapore) 2017 - Bronze Medal 3. 36th Senior National Rowing Championship (Pune) 2017 – Silver Medal 4. 75th ARAE Regatta (Chennai) 2017 – 3 Silver Medal

JUNIOR COLLEGE:

  • Disha Oswal (XII- COM 1906)
  • 1.63rd National School Games Archery Championship held at Gujrat - 1 Gold, 1 Bronze
    2.School State Archery Championship held at Vashim- 1 Gold, 1 Silver
    3.Sub Junior Maharashtra State Archery Championship held at Dervan- 2 Gold

  • Tanaya Joshi (XII - Arts - EM 452)
  • 1.63rd National School Games Athletics Competition held at Rohatak, Haryana Participation 2.School State Athletics Competition held at Nagpur- Javelin Throw- Gold Medal
    2.Senior National Athletics Championship held at Guntur, Andhra Pradesh - Participation
  • Manasi Inamdar (XII- Arts - EM 503)
  • 1.61st National Rifle shooting competition held at Kerala- Participation
    2.Per International Rifle shooting Competition held at Delhi- Participation
  • Dyaneshwari Nimbalkar (XII- Arts- EM 490)
  • 1.Maharashtra State Junior Annual Athletics Championship held at Derwan- 1500mts running-Participation
    2.School Zonal Athletics Competition held at Pandarpur- 4*400mt relay- Participation
  • Radhika Wadkar (XII- COM 2110)
  • State Jr. Girls Hockey competition held at Itawa- Participation
  • Divija Sharma (XII - Arts- EM 496)
  • School Zonal Athletics Competition held at Pandarpur - 4*400mt relay- Participation
  • Poonam Chaudhary (XII COM-1897 )
  • School Zonal Athletics Competition held at Pandarpur - 4*400mt relay- Participation
  • Pratiksha Mishra (XII COM 2072)
  • School Zonal Athletics Competition held at Pandarpur - 4*400mt relay- Participation