Annual Sports Day 2019
Admin | Saturday November 30, 2019
The 28th Annual Sports Meet of Kerala Samajam Model School was organized on Saturday, 30th November 2019 at the Sumant Moolgaokar Stadium Ground from 9.30 am – 2.00 pm.
It began with the colourful march-past by the School Cabinet and Senior students. The red, green and yellow flags fluttered against the clear blue sky, creating perfect ambience for sportsmanship.
Mr. Ravi Radhakrishnan, Chief, Aviation Services & Sports, Tata Steel was the Chief Guest of the occasion. Mr. Ravi is a graduate of the National Defence Academy and has served in the Indian Army at Kargil’s ‘Operation Vijay’. A keen sports enthusiast and an experienced helicopter pilot, he inaugurated the event at 9.30 a.m. by unfurling the flag, taking the salute by the march bearers of Std. 12 and inaugurated the day with a motivational speech, admiring the youthful sporting spirit of students and declaring the event open.
The lamp of sportsmanship spirit was lit by the Chief Guest. The Torch bearers who are the Regional & National level players from the school – Sandeep Paul (National Yoga Champion), Atir Zaki (National Table tennis champion), Vikas Kumar (CISCE Champion, athletics & shotput), Vinayak Agarwal (Regional Champion, Lawn tennis), Shivam Dubey (Boxing), Pearl Pratik Toppo (CISCE cahmpion, Athletics), Sahil Kumar (State Regional, Chess)
“Allegiance” drill by students of Std. 5 to Std.7 gave a patriotic message to the students and the parents to take pride in the colours of flag – saffron indicating strength & courage; white indicating peace and truth and green, colour of fertility, growth and auspiciousness.
The students of L.Kg. & U.Kg. races – Go Green, Hop, Skip & Jump, Christmas party and many more mesmerized the audience. The Karate and Yoga presentation impressed the audience with the power and finesse in their formation. Special kids competed in carrom and chess tournament and were awarded medals and certificates.
The results of the various sporting events and races are as follows:
Overall Champions : PEACE House
Runners-up : JOY House
Best March-past : PEACE House
Runners-up March-past : CHARITY House
Best Athlete (Boy) : Vikas Kumar (Std. 12) | Best Athlete (Girl) : Arfa Naaz (Std. 8)
Mr. P Sashidharan, President, Board of Trustee, Kerala Samajam was the Chief Guest of the Closing ceremony. Prizes were distributed for various sporting events by Mr. Sashidhraran and other members of the BoT. Mr. Sashidharan congratulated the students on their victory and warned them of the consequences making friends with ‘Mobile’ .
Loud cheers and shouts of victory echoed through the stadium. The Sports Day closed with the National Anthem thus commemorating the 28th Annual Sports Day.