TC Bureau Panchkula: The British School, Panchkula celebrated its Sports Day on December 14, 2019 on the sprawling grounds of Tau Devi Lal Stadium, Sector 3, Panchkula. It was a day filled with fervor and exhilaration , amidst thrills and cheers. The event commenced with the felicitation of the honourable Chief Guest, Shri. Jai Prakash Chaturvedi, Secretary-Admin and Legal, CBSE, New Delhi; the Guest of Honour, Smt.Suman Saini, District Sports Officer, Chairperson, Smt.UrmilaSethi and other distinguished guests.
The Principal, Ms.AnitaMehra welcomed the guests and the gathering. She laid emphasis on the importance of sports in a student’s life in her welcome speech.The Chief Guest, Shri. Jai Prakash Chaturvedi, Secretary-Admin and Legal, CBSE, New Delhi lit the ceremonial torch and released the colourful balloons and declared the sports meet open. This was followed by the spectacular, impressive and well synchronized March Past by all the four Houses.The Chief Guest, Shri. Jai Prakash Chaturvedi, Secretary-Admin and Legal, CBSE, New Delhi also presided over the oath taking ceremony. This was followed by Annual Report by the Director of The British School, Ms. GeetikaSethi where she accentuated the achievers and the events held in school during the year.Prize Distribution was held to felicitate and encouraged the young TB Sians who were Student of the year and State, National and International Level Champions in various fields of sports.During the interactive session with the studentsthe Chief Guest, Shri. Jai Prakash Chaturvedi, Secretary-Admin and Legal, CBSE, New Delhi spoke about the importance of having self belief, being focused and goal oriented.This was entailed by the races wherein participants participated with full verve and vigour.
It was a delight to see the excitement with which the students challenged themselves to attempt a variety of races such as The most intriguing aspect of the event was the splendid field drills. The audience was mesmerized with TBS Colour Parade by the students of Class 7 to 12. Tiny tots of Nursery and LKG presented TBS Star Galaxy.