Fit India Quiz 2023 : The Fit India Movement was launched by the Hon’ble Prime Minister in August 2019 with a vision of encouraging every Indian citizen to adopt a physically active lifestyle. Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports (MYAS) is the nodal ministry for implementing the Fit India Movement in coordination with other stakeholders.
About Fit India Quiz 2023
To further propagate the message of Fit India Movement among the school children and strengthen its presence in schools, a Fit India Quiz has been envisioned to involve school children across the country. Fit India Quiz, while providing a national platform to students to showcase their knowledge about fitness and sports, also endeavors to create awareness among students about India’s rich sporting history, including centuries-old indigenous sports, our sporting heroes of the past and how traditional Indian lifestyle activities hold the key to a Fit Life for all.
The questions will also include audio-visual and image-based questions to make the quiz interactive and interesting. The quiz will have questions from various topics as mentioned below
- History of Indian sports, traditional games/sports, yoga, personalities etc.
- Fitness with special emphasis on Indian traditional fitness methods
- Khelo India/Olympics/CWG/Asian Games etc.
- Questions based on various schemes of Government of India on sports promotion and fitness like Khelo India Scheme, TOPS, Fit India Mission
- Major domestic and international leagues and competitions – IPL, ISL, La Liga, Big Bash League, F1/Moto Racing, Boxing etc.
- Any other national/international developments regarding sports and fitness
The State and National rounds of the quiz will have innovative concepts including physical challenge/activity to make it fun, interactive and engaging for the audience. The quiz will also have multi-format including buzzer round and audio/video identification round etc.
Fit India Quiz 2021 & Fit India Quiz 2023
In the first edition of Fit India Quiz, 36,299 students from 13,502 schools participated and showcased their knowledge in fitness and sports. A total of 61,981 students from 16,702 schools in 702 districts participated in the second edition launched on 29 August 2022. The registration and preliminary examination of Fit India Quiz is organized by the National Testing Agency, which conducts prestigious examinations like JEE and NEET. The preliminary examination is conducted in 11 major local languages apart from English, Hindi.
Role of Fit India Mission
Fit India Mission under Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India shall be the chief benefactor for the Fit India Quiz and shall provide all necessary financial support and guidance to the stakeholders. The Fit India Mission will co-ordinate with the concerned state departments and facilitate in providing guidelines and defining SOPs at various stages of the Fit India Quiz.