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D.A.V.PUBLIC SCHOOL, VELACHERY
Sitaram Nagar, Velachery, Chennai - 42
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ANNUAL SPORTS DAY - 2018-19
Event Start Date : 12/01/2019 Event End Date 12/01/2019

ANNUAL SPORTS DAY - 2018-19

The Annual Sports Day - 2018-19 of  D.A.V. Public School, Velachery, Chennai was held on 12th January , 2019 at Pavilion Ground, YMCA, Nandanam, Chennai-35.

Dr. George Abraham, Principal, YMCA College of Physical Education, Chennai presided over the Opening Ceremony. In his address, he reiterated the importance of physical activity for emotional balance and agility of the body. He urged the students to indulge in outdoor activities to shun all kinds of diseases and stay fit physically and mentally. He impressed upon the students that they are solely responsible for scripting their own future and therefore should  introspect and be self reliant for a successful career.

The Opening Ceremony witnessed the Flag Hoisting Ceremony and the vibrant, energetic  March Past by the  Four Houses- Vasant, Greeshma, Sharad and Hemant to the thumping music and rhythmic drum beats.

Physical Directors from other Schools were invited to gauge the March Past contingents and they adjudged GREESHMA  HOUSE as the Best March Past Contingent.

The traditional 'Lighting of the Olympic Torch' and 'Oath Taking' by the Champions of  D.A.V.P.S awakened the sportsman spirit in all the sports enthusiasts.

Floating Yarn and Manoeuvers - a Flamboyant Drill weaved by the students of Std. VII was a breathtaking amalgamation of vibrant hues of shimmering fabric and spectacular formation - CIRCLE, PEACOCK, LOTUS and the NATIONAL FLAG.

The spectators thoroughly enjoyed a lot of frenzied activity as the Finals of the 100 mts, 200 mts and 4x 100 mts Relay were conducted.

Mr. Balasubramani, International Volleyball Player and Assistant Manager,  Indian Overseas Bank, Chennai presided over the Valedictory Ceremony. The young champion motivated the students to balance academics and sports efficiently to bring out the best in themselves and soar to glory. He urged them to make mature decisions according to their aptitude and become successful in life.

Mr. Balasubramani decorated the Individual Champions.

The Individual Champions for the year 2018-19 in various categories are :

Sub Junior  Boys Rayyan Mirza, VI A                              Hemant House
Sub Junior Girls Lavanya Senthilvel , VI B                              Sharad House
Junior  Boys Shrijith .V , VII E         Hemant House
Junior Girls Nivedhika .A, VII D         Greeshma House
Senior Boys Shaaran. S. R,   X B        Greeshma House
Senior Girls Yazhini. K,   X B         Greeshma House
Super Senior Boys

Joel Vincent. I,

XII E

                            Vasant House
Super Senior Girls Trisha. M, XI D            Sharad House

The Jubilant  Hemant House emerged the Champions and  lifted the enviable Overall Championship Trophy and relished the Victory lap.

Greeshma House was the Runner - Up.

           

                                                  Moment of Pride - Overall Trophy Lifted by Hemant House