The much awaited Annual Sports Day of St. Mary’s Group of Institutions was held on Friday 12th November 2019, with great zeal, excitement and frolicsome atmosphere. The arena was decorated with colourful balloons. The day started off with the lovely rendition by the choir to pay salutations to the Lord Almighty. The chief guest for the day was an Indian professional Kabbadi player and Ekalavya award winner Mr. Sukesh Hegde. The chief guest along with the vice principal Mr. Thirumalesh took the salute of the impressive March Past of the students, coupled with some stirring marching music by the band troop.
The Chief Guest declared the Meet open and released the balloons as a symbol of opening the Meet. Students presented an excellent display of band at the march past which was admired by everyone at the inaugural ceremony.
Highlight of the day was the lighting of the St.Mary’s Torch which was carried by Dhanush G, Suhas G our CISCE National Yoga champions, Mohanasree M, Harshitha and Sneha S who are part of the Carroms National Team, Rohith Throwball National player and Jayanth, Pratham and Pranam, Throwball State Players.
The displays made way for the highly awaited athletic events where competitiveness among the students soared through the roof. The air was filled with cheering and tons of encouragement for the young participants in Hula hoops and sports events like Sack race, Kangaroo Race, Pyramid race, action games so on. The stunning yoga display and other cultural events mesmerized the audience. The winners received the prizes from the chief guest and the parents.
The games organized for the parents and staff saw an impressive participation. It was a day filled with sportsmanship, enthusiasm and memories to cherish. The trophy for the project display of different houses was bagged by Blue Bells-ICSE Wing and Yamuna House - State Wing.
The principal, Mrs. Chandra thanked all the staff for their cooperation and support and advised children to keep up their sportsman spirit. The day ended with a cheerful note.