The Inter House Cross Country Race 2016-17

20 November 2016

It was a cool balmy morning with a nip in the air when the participants reached the Oval Field early morning to take part in The Inter House Cross Country Race for the Year 2016 -17 on 20th November 2016. The much awaited event began at 6.30 AM. The students ran with gusto and covered the area marked for them. The preparation began soon after the boys returned from the camps and it helped the boys to perform with great energy and enthusiasm. Some boys were able to improve their last year’s performance. The boys were cheered loudly by the other participants and faculty. The event began when Principal, Dr Madhav Deo Saraswat flagged the event. It was successfully coordinated by Mr Naman Saraswat, Director Sports.
The cross country route was as follows:
“C” Group :- The boys started from oval→ turned right from Oval gate→ ran in front of the school building, tennis courts, Basketball courts →turned left from VP’s residence→ ran behind Ranoji House and dining hall→ turned left behind Gurudwara from main security gate and entered the Oval Field and then into various blocks.
“B” Group :- The boys started from Oval Field→ turned right from Oval gate→ ran in front of school building, Tennis courts, Basketball courts and crossed O.A.T.→ turned right on the road and ran behind O.A.T. then they ran behind Modi Science block→ turned right from Khamba Tal and climbed up→ ran behind Mr Mr. Jawale's residence towards Teli Temple→ then they right turn from Teli Temple and ran towards main security gate→ entered Oval field and then into various Blocks.
“A” Group :- The children started from Oval Field→ turned left from Oval gate→ turned right from main security gate→ and ran behind gurudwara → turned right behind school dining hall then ran behind Jayaji and Ranoji House →turned right towards VP’s residence→ran in front of Jayappa, Daulat, Madhav and Shivaji House→ went down towards Shivaji Parapet→ turned right behind Shivaji and Madhav Houses→ ran behind Astachal → then came behind O.A.T and ran behind Modi Science Block→turned right from Khamba Tal and climbed up→ ran behind Mr. Jawale's residence towards Teli Temple→ finally ran towards main security gate→ entered Oval field and then entered various Blocks.
The boys ran strictly according to their respective groups in the Inter – House Cross Country Competition. They knew that any violation in this regard may result in disqualification of the whole house.
The final result is as follows:
C Group:
1st Dhan Bahadur KD
2nd Shishir Pandey JN
3rd Suyash Bansal JN
B Group:
1st Karma Lepcha JP
2nd Kartikeya Kulshrestha JA
3rd Sher Bahadur JP
C Group:
1st Zigme Gurung JP
2nd Gaurav Jeronia SH
3rd Nikhil Kumar DL
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