Gravolite : Empowering Kabaddi as a Modern Day Sport
Gravolite, the mat specialists, empowered K7 Qualifiers which recently concluded in Sonipat. Gravolite were the title sponsors for the event and kindly sponsored a high quality, AKFI & IKF approved mat to ensure K7 Qualifiers provided world class experience for junior players from Haryana. This is the first premier tournament for junior players and experience on the mat transformed into speed and quality of Kabaddi for the fans. To their credit, not one major injury happened in the span of 24 matches during K7 Qualifiers. Gravolite is no doubt empowering the next phase of growth for Kabaddi and stamping its authority as a modern day and multi-nation sport.
Founder of Gravolite - Ashok Kumar Somani shares the growth of Kabaddi in the last 40 years with Kabaddi Adda.
We, Gravolite India Pvt. Ltd., are an Indian company founded in 1980. Our expertise is manufacturing different kinds of sports mats and sports flooring. At present, we are one of the biggest sports companies in India and have gained international popularity. Kabaddi is mainstream in the Indian subcontinent and other encompassing Asian nations. When we started our business, Kabaddi was not a well-known sport. In the recent past, it has gained immense popularity and we have witnessed many Kabaddi events. We have been a prime supplier of mats for these events. Our role in the sports events - Commonwealth Games, Asian Games, World Championships, and over 1000 sporting events in India, has fetched us national and international recognition.
The Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) made its debut in 2014. It changed the entire face of Kabaddi in India. Requests from different nations assisted this game grow to a global level. To meet the above growing needs of Kabaddi and our partner companies, we are involved in persistent and sustained innovation and quality improvement.
We offer high-tech products to include a variety of mats, sports fitness equipment, sports engineering, sports shoes, uniforms, etc. To keep pace with the growing complex demands related to Kabaddi in India and abroad, we have revolutionised our customer offering. Our endless pursuit in multi-level research and development has helped us manufacture an array of products. This enabled us transform satisfied customers to delighted customers.
Kabaddi entered the social arena and people’s interest in Kabaddi has risen each year. It is the second-most watched sport today. The prevalence of Kabaddi is increasing across cities. A new cohort of youth are keen to learn the game. The contemporary image this game has established has enabled this rapid expansion, share Mr Ashok Kumar Somani, founder of Gravolite.
Our Kabaddi mats have been approved by International Kabaddi Federation and Amateur Kabaddi Federation of India. Kho Kho Federation of India and Wrestling Federation of India have approved our customised mats.
Kabaddi entered the social arena and people’s interest in Kabaddi has risen each year. It is the second-most watched sport today. The prevalence of Kabaddi is increasing across cities. A new cohort of youth are keen to learn the game. The contemporary image this game has established has enabled this rapid expansion. Online sportsbooks have addressed Kabaddi. Here, avid supporters decide to put down wagers on their preferred events and teams. This reveals a positive growth pattern for Kabaddi in India.
Consistent attempts are to increase the enthusiasm for this game. It is viewed that within 10 years, this 'desi' game would be the most well-known game in the country. The next target is to shape the Kabaddi teams to combat the fierce competition in the 2022 Asian Games.
The above affirm the bright future of Kabaddi. It gives us the opportunity to further innovate and strive to be the market leader. The major strengths of our mats are its quality, safety, convenience, and durability. We offer an extensive selection of items to our customers with choice of colours, shapes, and sizes. Customised foam solutions and shock absorbing foaming mats are few of the other products we offer. Our wide distribution network and modern infrastructure has helped customise products for partner companies and clients and enabled them to meet their business goals.