The government school doesn’t have a swimming pool but Godwin trained students in local wells and water bodies and the students turned swimming champions.
His school has also made a mark in Taekwondo, Judo and Corf Ball game. His student captained the state team that had won a bronze recently.
On what his future plans, Godwin added “I want to bring a games to our school like Archery and Rifle Shooting. These are very expensive. I am working to make it happen as our rural students have lots of talent and this would be a great opportunity for them”.
Born and brought up in Madurai, Godwin had graduated from the American College and pursued his bachelor’s, master’s and M Phil at the YMCA College of Physical Education in Chennai. His Ph D was on Yoga and sports.