Manav Rachna International School, Sec-21C, Faridabad celebrated the first day of ‘Sportek 2018’- the annual sports day for their students of Early Years at School Grounds on 23rd Feb’18. Ms. Shweta Singh, Air Gun Shooter of International Repute and a Common Wealth Games and Asian Games Champion was the Chief Guest for the occasion. Ms. Nisha Bhalla, Executive Director, MRIS-21C, and MRIS, Charmwood presided over the event as the Guest of Honor.
The Chief Guest, Ms. Shweta along with the guest of honor Ms. Nisha Bhalla– declared the meet open by releasing balloons conveying the message of working together for higher ambitions. The guests in their welcome notes encouraged the students and also spoke on the importance of sports and activities in a student’s life as it is very important to groom each child, from a tender age in activities both in academic and sports.
The track event included many interesting races like (Flat Race) Athletes in making, Water Heroes, Bead by bead race. The sports ground came alive as the students and parents cheered for their friends and their children respectively. The winners of the races were awarded with medals and the certificate by the Chief Guest.
Continuing further, various cultural activities were presented by the students where the students were dressed in their colorful track suits put up a grand show. It was indeed a spectacular show and a treat to the eyes.
The tiny tots performed ‘Dance – Evolution of Sports in India’ – motivating the students to perform to the best of their abilities.
Ms. Seema Malhotra, Principal reiterated, “When we, adults feel doubt and uncertainty, let us follow the sunlit paths of our little ones. Their sunny disposition, faith and determination will always give us absolution, enabling us to achieve our top potential.” She also spoke on how the school was step by step succeeding in its mission of overall development of the students in all walks of life whether it is academics, sports or cultural activities.
The day culminated with the school song and National Anthem by the students infusing the true spirit of patriotism in everyone.