On 20th December 2019, St Edmund’s School, Jawahar Nagar organised Annual Sports event in Rajasthan University Sports Complex under the Fit India Campaign “Body fit, mind hit” for the students to showcase their athletic abilities, self-confidence and winning spirit.
The event commenced with the School director Mr Sudhir Singh, joint director Dr Pooja Singh and Principal Mrs Anu Bhatia welcoming the esteemed chief guest Mr Ram Chandra Pilaniya who is a district Education Officer (Shiksha Sankul).
To officially inaugurate the sports meet, The flag was hosted by Mr Ram Chandra Pilaniya along with other dignitaries.
After the flag hosting, a comprehensive March past was done by the students of the four distinctive houses of Edmund’s family, Shaurya ,Parakram Veer and Shakti, illuminating the place with their passion, energy, intensity and elegance. The synchronized swing of arms and the sound of the thudding feet resonated in the hearts of each person present.
The students showed the union among their hearts, mind and soul, through the yoga exercise, followed by the field dance. The scan fitness program, which aims at enhancing the health and nutrition in students gave a majestic performance.
After the beautiful melody of the school Edmund song, the sports activities began.
The match of the primary section was a delight to watch, and the tiny tots made all the possible effort to win. The Kho Kho ended in the victory of parakram house, while in the cricket match veer house emerged victoriously.
After that, the middle section organised chess, carrom, seven stones, Kho kho and Kabaddi in which parakram,shakti and veer house grabbed the gold medal.
Then, the intense races i.e 100m,200m, Long jump etc...In drag the ball race veer house, rope skipping shaurya house, relay race shakti house emerged as winners.
The overall winning trophy was grabbed by Shaurya house.
Finally, there was a prize distribution, where the winners were congratulated and praised for their competence, abilities and the teamwork.
School Joint director Dr Pooja Singh emphasised on the importance of sports in a child's life. The sports meet concluded with a vote of thanks and singing of National Anthem.