“Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising up every time we fail”
Sports activities in Sainik School Tilaiya are undertaken with great pride. Adequate emphasis is provided on regular exercise and physical fitness. All games are supervised by PT instructor, House masters and hostel Superintendents. The school has well developed infrastructure for major games like volley ball, basket ball, football, hockey and cricket. Facilities for other games like table tennis, indoor badminton and squash, pool, etc are also available. NIS coaches from Indian Army do coach boys in Hockey, football, volleyball and Basketball. The basketball team of the school has earned a respectable position amongst the public schools of the country. Tennis, badminton, squash, swimming, athletics and gymnastics are also built into the calendar.