Sports Day 2014-15 (Primary and Secondary)
Sports day 2014-15
The fourth Annual Sports Meet of Vikhe Patil Memorial School, Lohegaon was held on 23rdDecember 2014. Brigadier P.K Murlidharan Raje SM, VSM (Retd) graced the occasion as the chief guest. The occasion was also graced by the presence of Mrs. Nandini Charles Jt. Secretary of the Dr. Vikhe Patil Foundation and the Principal of VPMS, Pune.
Sports and games are very important for us at VPMS, Lohegaon. Sports and games keep us healthy and fit. They offer us a change from the monotony of daily life. It is a useful means of entertainment and physical activity. Sports and games help in character building. They give us energy and strength.
The program commenced with the arrival of the chief guest who was then given the guard of honour and escorted to the dais. Colorful balloons filled the air as the chief guest released them into the air and declared the sports meet open. It was a matter of great pride for the School when our students who won various inter school and district level competitions ran with the torch marking their achievements in the field of sports. This was followed by the march past which has always been an exciting event of the sports day, the platoons of all the four houses clad in four different coloruniforms and caps marched smartly being led by their respective captains and vice captains. Master Anay Mulik the Games Captain read the Sports report for the academic year 2014-15.
The students displayed their heuristics skills through the various drills and displays in gymnastics and karate.STD I showed the various exercises done with the help of the dumbbells. STD III demonstrated the tactful karate moves. STD IV performed the artistic ribbon and ring drill. STD V students displayed the different asanas in yoga.
The star attraction of the day was the athletics which comprised of the various track events like 75mts and 100 mts sprints, hurdles and relay for girls and boys under different age categories. Fun races for the teachers, parents and the support staffwere also organized. All of them participated with true sportsman spirit.
Speaking on the occasion Brigadier P.K Murlidharan Raje appreciated the efforts taken by the Management, Principal, teachers, students and the support staff in putting up such a grand show. He also insisted that the parents should encourage their child to devote some time for sports in his daily life.
The sports teachers were felicitated on the occasion for the hard work they had put in to make the day a grand success. The sports day concluded with the vote of thanks by our Head Girl Jyotsna Vetcha followed by the National anthem. The parents congratulated the Management and staff for the grand show.