Punjab News Express/Balbir Singh
CHANDIGARH: Shivalik Public School, Sector 41 organized its Annual Sports Day with a lot of fanfare. The event showcased the immense sporting talent of the athletes and their endurance level. The event commenced with the arrival of Mr. D.S.Bedi, Director Shivalik Public School, who hoisted the flag. This was followed by March-Past of the four houses led by the NSS contingent of the School. The oath was taken by Arjun, a state level athlete , after which the meet was declared open by the Director Mr. D.S.Bedi.
Splendid formations with hoops presenting the five elements by the senior girls was followed by spirited aerobics which enthused the spectators. The boys participated in the yoga display where they exhibited various asanas amidst the enchanting of slokas.
The track and field events included a number of standard races like 100m, 200m, obstacle race, sack race, relay race, lemon and spoon race. These races witnessed loud cheering from the students who egged respective athletes of their houses. The winners were awarded gold, silver and bronze medals according to their positions. Director Mr. D.S. Bedi applauded the spectacular performance of the students and motivated them to strive hard to achieve their goals.
It may be recalled that Shivalik Public School has the distinction of producing a number of international sportspersons, including athletes and wrestlers. The school provides world level training and competitions facilities. The school has hosted a number state, national and international competitions.