Sports Carnival ‘Run Neeti’ 2019
Delhi Public School, Kolar hosted its Sports Carnival ‘Run Neeti’ 2019 on Thursday 19 December,2019 with great zeal and excitement. The Chief Guest on the occasion was Mr. Syed Jalaluddin Rizvi,a former field hockey player who represented India in the Olympics and Asian Games. The two day Carnival commenced with a melodious welcome song by the school choir. Principal Ms. Vandana Dhupar welcomed the Chief Guest . In her address, she emphasised the importance of sports in a child’s life and appreciated the students for their enthusiastic participation in the Sports Carnival. The Chief Guest took the salute of the impressive March Past of the students, coupled with some stirring marching music by the school band. He also hoisted the school flag.
The winners of the various Interschool events and the awardees took part in the Torch Run and lit the Torch. The students took the oath administered by the School Sports Captain. The Chief Guest in his address emphasised that the students must spend time outdoors to get an opportunity to learn from their surroundings and to enrich themselves. The Chief Guest declared the meet open. Colourful Balloons symbolising the four houses were released on the occasion.
Once the races began, the air was filled with cheering for the young athletes. The highlights of the Sports Carnival were 50 mtrs ,100 mtrs , Hurdle and Relay Race for classes I to III. 100 mtrs. , 200 mtrs. and Hurdle Race for classes IV to VI. The other attractions were Kho -Kho for class VII, Kabaddi for classes VIII and XI and Tug of War for class IX.
There was a lot of enthusiasm amongst the children. The first day of the carnival concluded with the Victory Ceremony.