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To assist Anantapur Sports Academy programs to be delivered more effectively and assist the organisation to have greater impact on its beneficiaries as well as improving the visibility of the programs and their impact.

Duration: May 2015 - Ongoing


Pro Sport Development (PSD) has been working with globally renowned social development organization, Rural Development Trust (RDT), in Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh since 2015 to provide management and coach training support to their sport development project, Anantapur Sports Academy.

RDT believes that participation in sports is necessary for the growth, self-esteem and confidence of rural children and has been undertaking suitable initiatives as part of Anantapur Sports Academy to foster the latent sporting talents of rural children.

As part of their long-term development plan, RDT has built the "Anantapur Sports Village" (ASV), which is a top-class sporting venue equipped with modern amenities and infrastructure.

PSD is working in partnership with RDT's Anantapur Sports Academy to undertake the following initiatives with the project:

  • Strategy Development and Target Setting
  • Documentation and Digital Communications
  • Management and HR Structures and System
  • Evaluation of Sports Coaches and Trainers
  • Coach Training for RDT's Grassroot and Academy level Coaches


Number of coaches attended PSD workshops Number of children reached Number of centres reached
212 4000 60