Excelsior Sports Correspondent
AKHNOOR, Feb 8: Shemrock Apple Orchid , Akhnoor celebrated its 3rd Annual Sports Day in Shemrock Apple Orchid Playground premises with great zeal and fervor, here today.
Tarun Sharma , Renowned Actor / Director, President & Founder of Nat manch and 3rd dan black belt in karate was the chief guest, whereas Shilpa Mahajan , Principal and Director of Shemrock Apple Orchid was the guest of honour. The annual sports day was organised under the supervision of Umesh Rekhi , President & Technical Director Director of Dhammika Kai Jammu & Kashmir Karate Association.
Guest of Honour , Principal Shilpa Mahajan presented welcome address, wherein he highlighted the importance of games and sports in students’ life and expressed his gratitude to for providing all kinds of facilities for its students to make up their personality.
The programme began with the flag hoisting and flying of colorful balloons in the air by all the chief guest followed by a beautiful welcome song presented by the Tiny-Tots of the school.
Speaking on the occasion, the chief guest Tarun Sharma said that Shemrock Apple Orchid has no leaps and bounds as far as its growth is concerned. He stressed the need of opening of more & more Shemrock Apple Orchid in every district as it is an ever growing organization and is providing quality school education in the country, where students from every walk of life can sit together and study. He advised students to excel in academics at par with games &sports and also declared the sports meet open.
The celebrations began with a march past of all the classes
About 150 students participated from different classes in the sports day were shem foundation junior, Shem foundation senior , Shem prep junior, Shem prep senior and Primer standard one
Students participated in various races, athletics and sports activities and the winners of various competitions were awarded with medals by the chief guest and on the occasion.