National Sports Day
29th August is celebrated as National Sports Day in India. It is the birthday of Major Dhyan Chand who is one of the most respected legendary figures in Indian and world hockey. This day is commemorated all over India, courtesy FICCI.
Sports give us a sense of identity and national pride. To highlight the importance of this day and honour this distinguished man, the Students of Ridge Valley School celebrated the same with great zeal.
The meet was declared open by the Head of the Junior School. All the students then took an oath emphasizing on the need to stay physically fit. Nursery, KG, Grades 1 and 2 took part in the sack race. Grades 3 to 8 took part in the relay races, 100 meter dash races football and basketball matches.