The 10th Annual Sports Meet was held on Friday 15th February 2019, amidst great mirth, verve and camaraderie.
The Chief Guest presiding over the event was Shri Indrajeet Singh, National Champion, Power Lifting.
The programme began with the Principal Dr. Subhash Kumar welcoming the esteemed gathering by reading a brief report of the school’s sports activities and emphasized on the importance of sports in a child’s life.
The Chief Guest was then escorted by the Principal for the unfurling of the school flag and a well synchronized March Past led by the Bagpipe Band, the four House contingents and the Taurian Equestrian Centre were led by the Head Girl Ms. Anusha Kaushal and Head Boy Mast. Sanket Kumar.
The Meet was declared open by the Chief Guest, marking the commencement of the ceremony, followed by the lighting of the flame by the school’s Sports Captain.
Thereafter, the Head Boy Mast. Sanket Kumar, administered oath to the Athletes.
An energizing bagpipe band display set the tone for the rest of the event. The most intriguing aspect, embellishing the event, was the splendid field displays (mass display by the primary students, karate display, human pyramid by the senior boys and aerobics by senior girls) which splattered on the field, a riot of hues and vibrance.
This was followed by various track and field events in which students took part with enthusiasm.
The Chief Guest, Shri. Indrajeet Singh in his address was superlative in his praise and lauded the energy zest and vitality of students presenting the Field Displays.
He opined that the sports is a very important part of education because it makes students disciplined. He urged students to participate in sports with sincerity.
The Phoenix House was adjudged the Best House in the March Past, retained the Overall Athletic Champions and The Overall Sports Champion for the year 2018-19.
The zealous parents, gathered in large numbers, constantly applauded the participants of the Field track displays.
In the Closing Ceremony, the equestrian team put up a great show. The Meet was then declared closed by the Chief Guest.
The Vote of thanks was proposed by Mr. Joel Deepak, Sports Coordinator and the Meet saw its culmination with the National Anthem.
Photos can be accessed here: https://goo.gl/z3xhzg