An outdoor fitness park inside the campus open to both men and women is a dreamcome true for many in the SRM Valliammai College campus.Fitness for all is the magic mantra for a healthy environment and this is precisely the idea behind the inauguration of this fitness park.Taking the cue from the action plan and campaign chalked out by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) – ‘Fit India Campaign’, the college administration have embarked on the idea of an outdoor fitness parkto endorse the significance of fitness for all.
Dr.T.P.Ganesan, Director, SRM Valliammai Engineering College, Dr.B.Chidambararajan, Principal and Dr.M.Murugan, Vice Principal inaugurated the Outdoor Fitness Park in the campus on 23rd January 2020. Both the students as well as the staff displayed their eagerness to use theoutdoor gym equipments as soon as the park was inaugurated.
Initiating the thought of a healthy life and fitness in the young minds inside the institution could be the mosteffective way to bring about a radical change in the society today. Taking into consideration, the global scenario where everybody is on the watch out for a healthy makeover, the college administration has brought in this ingeniousproject.The fitness park will be open to all students and staff. It is spread out on a vast open area.
Fitness equipments which are easy to use have been installed to encourage streams of visitors to this open gymnasium. The large colourful fitness equipments are all very user- friendly and have been designed in such a way so as to improve balance, strength, flexibility, range of motion and coordination. This open gymnasium is built within the campus and is sure to attract many fitness freaks. This ventureis to drive home the concept of being fit and healthy to lead a happy and contented life.