Parasailing in Shail Group of Institutions (View All News)
Shail Group of Institutions understands the importance of extracurricular activities and adventure sports in building the holistic personality of a student along with the excellence in academics. To pursue this aim, a parasailing air adventure event was organized on 6th Jan 2012. This was being done by using ascending parachute raised to a height of 30 to 40 feet against the wind by pulling the participant, tied to a chute, with the help of a speeding jeep. The show was conducted under the supervision of Squadron Leader SPS Kaushik, Asia's No. 1 Sky Diving and Parasailing Instructor who has trained over 5000 para troopers and sky divers.
The event evoked huge response amongst both the student and staff fraternity. Dr. S R Lapalikar, Principal, IIST inaugurated the event and took the first ride in the maiden air adventure. 25 brave hearts took the plunge and soared high into the air.
The event was coordinated by Mrs. Aruna Patil, Welfare Officer, SGI and Mr. Rishikant Neema, Manager Events, SGI.