The 20th Annual Inter House Athletic Meet of the Asian School, Dehradun which was declared open on December 02, 2019 drew to a close on 6th December, 2019 amidst the verdant colours of the Woods. The Chief Guest for the closing ceremony was Mr. Ashok Kumar Negi,D.I.G (Operations) I.T.B.P. Seemadwar,Dehradun. Inter House Athletic Meet was spread over a period of 5 days. It witnessed enthusiastic participation of the students from the four houses in different track and field events spreading a lot of joy and competitive spirit among the athletes.
Ranjit House won the coveted Championship trophy. In athletics Arjun House won the overall Championship Trophy. Khushi Bajaj (Ashoka House) was declared the Best Athlete (Girls) and Ayush Ahemed (Ashoka House) was declared the Best Athlete (Boys) for the year 2019 – 2020. The athletic events began with 100 meter Hurdles (Boys) which was won by Varan Sanga (Ranjit House) and 4×100 meter Relay (Girls) above14 first position was bagged by Arjun House.In 4x 400 meter relay (Boys) first position was won by Ranjit House. In 1500 meter run (Boys) above 14 the first position is bagged by Ayush Ahemed of Ashoka House.In march past Shivaji house won the first position. In the gymnastic display the boys showed the perfect movements and their dare devilry. Everyone performed their exercises brilliantly. The dives through the fire ring were spectacular.The very interesting event the TUG of War between Parents & Teachers was won by the Parents. ITBP Brass Band highly guided the impressive and well synchronized march past and played melodious pipes and drums that left the spectators awestruck.
Mr. Ashok Kumar Negi,D.I.G (Operations) I.T.B.P. Seemadwar,Dehradun gave away the trophies to the winners and threw a flood of light on the importance of Sports and said that sports tend to leave a legacy specially with men and women who pass that to their children. He appreciated the efforts put in by the children and their teachers in putting up such a spectacular show. He advised the children to continue to work hard and make sports a part of their lives as it will help them stay disciplined and inspired. He thanked the management for inviting him to this glorious event as it made him nostalgic and took him down the memory lane.The Chief Guest congratulated the students on their commendable performance in various sports. The Meet was declared close by the Chief Guest and the flag was lowered to the trumpeters’ last post and the same was handed over to the Director of Sports, Sardar Swaran Singh by the Principal, Mr..A.K.Das.
The Vote of Thanks was proposed by the Head Boy Master Kipa Yullo who thanked the Chief Guest, Principal , Vice Principal, all house masters for their direction and guidance. The Annual Athletic Meet came to an end with the final March Past by the four Houses.
This great and special occasion was graced by the honorable President , Mr. Amarjeet Singh Juneja, Vice President,Mr. Madanjeet Singh Juneja,Principal , Mr. .A.K.Das, , Directors, Mr. Gaganjyot Juneja, Vice Principal, Mr. Anant V.D. Thapliyal, Head Middle School , Mr. Mukesh Nangia, Head Mistress , Mrs. Kalpana Grover, Mrs Geeta Das and the entire teaching staff and the students of The Asian School.