By Jagpreet Sandhu ,Mohali, February 20 : Aryans Group of Colleges (AGC) organized “Athletic Meet-2012” in the college campus on Saturday at Village Thuha, Chandigarh-Patiala Highway, Near Chandigarh. Around 500 Students of various courses like MBA, B.Tech, BBA, BCA and B.Ed participated in this athletic meet. The meet was inaugurated by Dr. Anshu Kataria, Chairman, Aryans Group of Colleges.
In the outdoor category students took part in 100 m, 200 m races. Other games such as volley ball, high jump, long jump, javelin throw, discuss throw, Football, Kabbadi etc. were also carried out. Students also took part in various indoor games like table tennis, badminton, carrom, chess, gymnastics etc. In the end, fun games like potato race, sack race, eating noodles, finding balls in mud, three legged race, tug of war etc. split everybody into peels of laughter.
Later in the day, Dr. Anshu Kataria gave away the prizes to the winners and congratulated them. Speaking on this occasion he said that sports contribute an important role in process of building the personality of a student. He also advised the students to adopt game spirit as a life style element.
On the occasion, Prof. D.C. Kataria(President, Aryans Group), Mrs. Rajni Kataria (Treasurer, Aryans Group), Dr. Parveen Kataria (Director General, Aryans Group), Dr. Manjula Kataria (Principal, Aryans College of Education), Ms. Varinder Kaur and Ms. Prabhdeep Kaur were also present.
The results of “Athletic Meet ‘2012” were 100 M RACE (Girls) 1st Saroj 2nd Sukhwinder 3rd Roshni ,100M RACE (Boys) 1st Rohit 2nd Sanjay 3rd Sunil, 200M RACE ( Girls) 1st Saroj 2nd Sukhwinder 3rd Karamjit , 200M RACE ( Boys) 1st Rohit 2nd Sanjay 3rd Zahoor, 200M RACE ( Girls) 1st Saroj, 2nd Sukhwinder 3rd Karamjit, VOLLEY BALL 1st Ishfaq and team, TABLE TENNIS 1st Vikas , BADMINTON SINGLE (Girls) 1st Swati 2nd Jaswinder , BADMINTON SINGLE (Boys) 1st Vishal 2nd Deepak, BADMINTON DOUBLE (Girls) 1st Swati & Harpreet, BADMINTON DOUBLE (Boys) 1st Vishal & Deepak, CAROM 1st Ajay and Naman, CHESS 1st Pankaj 2nd Towkeer, HIGH JUMP 1st Ajay, 2nd Neeraj , 3rd Sanjay , LONG JUMP (Girls) 1st Sukhwinder 2nd Saroj, 3rd Anita , LONG JUMP (Boys) 1st Auqib 2nd Sanjay 3rd Ishfaq , KABADDI (Girls) 1st Harpreet and Team, KABADDI (Boys) 1st Ankush and Team, JAVELIN THROW 1st Sunil, FOOTBALL 1st Rohit and Team, FUN GAMES (i) Sack Race 1st Ankush 2nd Rohit 3rd Monu (ii) Eating Noodles 1st Naushad 2nd Ajaz 3rd Sartaj (iii)3 Legged Race (Boys)1st Arshid and Ajaz (iv) 3 Legged Race (Girls) 1st Sonia and Gagan(v) Potato Race (Boys) 1st Rohit 2nd Ankush 3rd Monu (vi) Tug of War (Boys) 1st Praveen and Team (vii) Tug of War (Girls) Ritu and Team (viii) Finding balls in the mud 1st Vikas 2nd Rohit 3rd Zeenat.