The Annual Sports Meet of Orchids The International School – Masjid Bunder, a well renowned & famous International School around Marine Lines, was held on 14th January 2016. The Chief Guest of the day was Senior Inspector Mr.Vilas Gangavne. The festivities of the day began with the March Past followed by the Torch-Bearer’s run and the Sport’s Oath taken by the sport’s captain, Rahil Jhaveri. Senior Inspector Mr. Vilas Gangavne then released the balloons and Principal, Ms. Beena Nayaken declared the Sports Meet open. All students from Grades I to VIII participated in 100m flat races. The other exciting events were the Hoopla Run Race for Grades I-II and Relay races for grades III to VIII. Various other programmes, like the ‘Gymnastics Display’ by Grades V-VIII, the fabulous ‘Fan Drill’ by Grades III-IV and the phenomenal ‘Lezim –Jhanj’ display by Grades V-VIII won the hearts of the audience! Students participated in each event with zeal and enthusiasm! Enthusiastic parents joyfully accepted the invitation extended to them to participated in the events planned exclusively for them on Sports Day. The parents played the game of ‘Four Corner’, followed by the ‘Tug – of – War’ and finished off with a round of 100m flat race. It was indeed a wonderful scene to witness the students cheering for their parents. The lucky winners celebrated their victory joyously as they received their medals. The Carnation House won the ‘Sports Trophy’ on scoring the maximum points. The Marigold House won the trophy for the best March Past Squad. As per tradition, the winning house took the victory lap to celebrate their achievement. Mehdi Reza Vakil (grade VIII) and Rabiya Ansari (Grade VIII) were declared as the best athletes of the event. It was a day which created fond memories for all present.