Clara Global School, Pune, celebrated two wonderful and extremely successful Sports days,consecutively on the 28th and 29th of November 2017,On the Magarpatta grounds, which were brightly and beautifully decorated.There was a special feeling of excitement in the air, and much anticipation among the children and teachers, and all of us at Clara, as we got ready for the Final day of their march past, drills and novelty races.
After a month of hard and committed work put in by Team Clara, We were extremely honoured to have as our chief guest for the Primary Sports, Mr Sunandan Lele, an International Sports Reporter, Television consultant, Sports Editor at IBN Lokmat and Marathi Daily Sakal .He has also worked as a freelancer for BBC Radio and ABC Radio (Australia)for over five years.
We also had with us city based runner Miss Trupti Bhosale,the first Indian female runner to be placed first in the 101 km Catergory at Run the Rann marathon. India’s hardest trail running desert race.She has scaled Scafell Pike,the highest peak of England.Ben Nevis in Scotland and has led trekking groups in the Sahyadris.
The chief guest spoke some wonderful words of encouragement stressing the importance of Sports in the lives f children.For the Pre-primary Section, we were privileged to have as our chief guest. Mrs Suja Nair,and International Business Development Manager and a renowned fitness Expert .
She was part of the Indian Junior women`s basketball Team and currently represents The Pune District in the Maharashtra Veterans Badminton crcuit.Mrs Nair also writes on Sports for the leaders in media and broadcasts across the globe.
Both days were enjoyed by one ad all children, parents and even the chief guests and guests of honour and directors cheered and clapped and encouraged the children.
There was even special race for parents in which they participated very willingly in the true spirit of sportsmanship and their glowing feedback made us feel that all the efforts were worthwhile.