The Mauritius Sports Council in collaboration with Panagora Marketing Co. Ltd organised the 9th Edition of the Candia Sports Medicine Programme at Baie du Tombeau Community Centre on Wednesday 18 November 2015 in the presence of:
- Staff of the Mauritius Sports Council;
- Ms. Ridwana Timol, Project Coordinator of ‘Mauricien Sans Frontière’ for Women Support Programme.
The objectives of the talks are to make the citizens aware of the benefits of Sports Medicine, proper physical activities and a good nutrition for maintaining a healthy life style.
A First Aid kit and an Ice Box were offered to the ‘Mauricien Sans Frontière’.
The Resource Persons proceeded with the talks as follows:
• Good nutrition, presented by Ms. Divya Poorun, Nutritionist / Dietician;
• The importance of Physical Activities presented by Mr. Michel Chang Kye, Physiotherapist, Chairman Medical / Paramedical Committee of the Mauritius Sports Council.
50 participants attended the talks and were very enthusiastic to hear the resource persons.
A quiz was held with questions related to the talks on Sports Medicine at the end of the programme. Six participants namely Annel Desiré, Antoinette Collet, Willmax Baptiste, Mariana Thomas, Marie Josée Thomas and Nany Dany answered correctly the questions and were awarded T- shirt as prizes.
At the end of the talk, Candia Milk was offered to all participants.