Physical fitness is not only one of the
most important key to a healthy
body, it is the basis of dynamic and
creative intellectual activity.
While inaugurating the Annual Sports Meet 2016-17, the inaugurator Mr. Sathishkumar, Asst. Commissioner, Sagar advised the students to be grateful to their parents for sending them to a school like Hongiranana and asked them to emerge as ideal citizens of the country. He asked them to involve in sports, games and cultural activities along with academics. He concluded his inaugural address quoting late Abdul Kalam’s words “ All birds search for shelter when it rains. But the eagle avoids rain by flying above the clouds”. He gave a call to the students to be like eagles.
After the march past, the light was lit by the sports achievers and an oath was taken by the leaders for the smooth ongoing of the sports. It was followed by a formal function with the Inaugurator volleying the ball. A colourful physical display by students of different classes amused the spectators. The trophies and certificates for the Runners of CBSE Divisional Volleyball has been distributed and the experience has been shared. The Chief guest of the function Sri L.T.Thimmappa Hegde, President, Pradesh Congress Party, Sagar expressed his happiness at the serene environment of the school and the discipline of the students. The President of the function Mrs. Roopa Nagaraj blessed the students.
The students participated, classwise, in Volleyball, Handball, Kho-Kho, Athletics and Rural games. For the primary kids, there were group games to assess their quickness and balancing ability. There were athletic events for them too. The winners have been awarded with medals and certificates. The entire campus was bubbling with the free movements and cheering sounds of students for two days.