Jeel Yanbu Annual Sports Day 2017
On the 21st of December, Jeel Yanbu International School hosted its 2nd Annual Sports Day. Its objective was to develop a sporting spirit in the students and a venue to display their own physical prowess.
The students were divided into 5 teams each with a faculty member for guidance. Exciting and energetic names were given to each group, this includes Red Dragons, Green Falcons, Pink Flamingos, Yellow Tigers, and Blue Whales. The kids were so excited and happy that they have designed flags and cheer dances for their teams too.
The program commenced at 8:30AM starting with Quran and National anthem, followed by a welcome and inaugural speech to the students and chief guests and visitors.
The program then began with a march drill by each group around the field introducing each group to the audience. Then each team performed their cheer dance on ground.
The sports event kicked off with motivating, exciting races and other various games lined up for the day quickly progressed.
At the end of the day, winners were declared giving atrophies and every student received a medal / gift with a clear smile on their faces. It was a day filled with sportsmanship, enthusiasm, and memories to cherish.
Written by: Abrar Al-Tamimi.