SAINIK SCHOOL BALACHADI FLAG FLIES HIGH ON NAVY DAY AT INS VALSURA
On the occasion of Navy Week Celebrations, INS Valsura, Jamnagar conducted Inter School Painting Competition, Inter School Quiz Competition and Saurashtra Half Marathon. Students of Sainik School Balachadi participated in these competitions and brought laurels to school by winning positions in various events.
In Inter School Painting Competition, Cadet Ritik Kumar of class X received consolation prize and certificate, Cadet Darshit Vagadia of class XI secured third position and was awarded with a certificate and a cash prize of Rs. 3000/- .
In Inter School Quiz Competition. One team, consisted Cadet Parth Govindiya and Cadet Ashish Ojha were successful in securing second position and received certificates and cash prize of Rs. 7000/-. The other team consisted Cadet Nitish Kumar and Cadet Bhavdeep Makwana received certificates and cash prize of Rs. 2000/-.
In another mega event Saurashtra Half Marathon, a total of 384 cadets and 15 staff members participated in 10.5 km Run for Fun and 6.5 km Dream Run (Walkathon) respectively. All the cadets and staff completed the respective distances in stipulated time. All the first seven positions in Run for Fun (10.5 km) category were secured by seven cadets of Sainik School Balachadi making a clean sweep. They were awarded with cash prizes and certificates. First position was bagged by Cadet Laljee Kumar of class VII, while second and third positions were secured by Cadet Aditya Raj of class XI and Cadet Ajay Kumar of class IX respectively. All the winners also received separate cash prizes from school.
Winners of 10.5 km Run for Fun alongwith Col A K Sharma, Principal, Sainik School Balachadi
Commodore B Sivakumar, Commanding Officer INS Valsura, Col AK Sharma, Principal, Sainik School Balachadi and Civil Dignitaries were highly vocal in appreciating the exceptional performance by the Sainik School Balachadi cadets. The training and curriculum provided by the infrastructure and dedicated staff has paved way for such superlative performances again and again in various fields by the school, befitting the school motto ‘In Pursuit of Excellence’.