3100 kids in the age group of 4 to 12 years to arrive in city on 30 November to compete in a National Level Competition—10th National Abacus and Mental Arithmetic Competition. A competition which is featured four times in Limca Book of Records will see participants coming from 20 states from across India. They will compete in 16 different categories (including AMAL & SIP Abacus 12 Levels). Mr. CV Anand, Commissioner of Police Cyberabad will be Chief Guest and will Inaugurate the competition.
These children compete to do 120+80+80 mathematical sums in just under ‘5+3+3 minutes(depending on different levels). They are very young and are the fastest human calculators.
To be held at HICC on Saturday, the 30th November at 9am. It is ‘The’ competition tiny tots look for every year. Among other who will grace the event include Mr. Kelvin Tham, Founder of SIP Academy Malaysia and Mr. Dinesh Victor, Managing Director of SIP Academy Pvt Ltd.
Organized by SIP Academy India, the Indian arm of SIP Academy (Malaysia) SDN. BHD, Hyderabad has been the host of the event three times in the past.
Mr. Kelvin Tham, Founder of SIP and also the President of Asian Mental Research Association and President of Abacus Arithmetic and Development adds that technology is becoming a major part of innovation in our lives. But, only children with well developed mental ability can adopt to changes more rapidly. Change is an ongoing process in life. We can make a positive difference in the child, to do things differently from others, if only we inculcate a better learning skills in every child he said.
Kelvin is a Certified Brain Gym® International Instructor cum Facilitator by Educational Kinesiology Foundation, California U.S.A and Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist IACT (USA). Adding further he says, participants in this Prodigy competition will show the spirit of togetherness. It is an opportunity to display their mental capabilities in such a highly contested and enjoyable event. He congratulated SIP India for organizing competition at such a massive scale.
Dinesh Victor Managing Director of SIP Academy add, the SIP Abacus and Brain Gym program has benefited children enormously in developing their concentration, visual memory, listening skills, confidence and also their arithmetic skills. We have numerous testimonials from parents which tell us about the same, he added.
The SIP Prodigy’ competition has entered in to the Limca Book of Records Four times. SIP Academy India is the only Indian Abacus Company to conduct 3 International Abacus & Mental Arithmetic Competitions in India and abroad.
Ms. Uma Swaminathan, State Head AP of SIP Academy India Pvt Ltd, remarked, “We are delighted to conduct this humungous event in Hyderabad at the H.I.C.C. The program’s acceptance in Andhra Pradesh is evident in Hyderabad hosting this prestigious competition repeatedly”.
SIP Malaysia is the pioneer of SIP(Sociable, Intellectual and Progressive) is the one and only program of its kind in the world. SIP Academy India runs world class skill development programs Abacus & Brain Gym which make a significant impact on the mental potential of children. These programs are present in 18 countries: Malaysia, Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, USA, Canada, UK, China, India, Sri Lanka, Philippines, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, South Africa and Vietnam. In India it is present in over 20 states.