“Success is where preparation and opportunity meet”.
Sports play an important role in every one’s life especially in students’. Everyone should involve themselves in the sports activity. Sports are necessary because it brings physical and mental fitness to the person. As we all know that, living a relaxed and comfort life we need a sound mind and sound body.
Annual sports day was celebrated with great enthusiasm in Vivekananda Kendra Vidyalaya, on 24 February 2018.
Master of ceremony was by H.Aswini of IX Standard. The programme began with an invocation song sung by VI standard students. The welcome address was delivered by S.Subashini of IX Standard. The importance of the day was presented by Smt.Thanga Janaki, V.K.V.Teacher. Sri.Venu Gopal, Deputy Superintendant of Police, Kanyakumari, was our Chief Guest who addressed the gathering.
He emphasized the importance of sports in a child’s life. It plays a vital role in our life as it keeps us healthy, wealthy and active. He spoke about his personal experience. He instructed the students to participate in all the sports events, which will be useful in their future.
He advised the students to avoid watching television and using mobile phones. He insisted the students to take good, healthy, nutritious food. He instructed the students to maintain physical and mental health in well manner. It brings the highest level of confidence in their life. He also applauded the Principal Shri.S.Abraham Lingom for the school’s outstanding achievements.
Shri.K.Raju Kumar Sir read out the name list of the winners. The Chief Guest awarded the shields and the certificates to the winners of the various sports events.
Our Principal presented a memento to the honourable Chief Guest. The Sports day ended with vote of thanks followed by Kendra Prayer.