The Mauritius Sports Council in collaboration with Panagora Marketing Co. Ltd organised the 2nd Edition of the Yoplait / Candia Sports Medicine Programme at ‘Ecole de Lorette de Curepipe’ on Wednesday 23 March 2016 in the presence of:
• Staff of the Mauritius Sports Council;
• Mrs. Jacqueline Raboude, Rector, teachers and students of Standard V and VI
The objectives of the talks are to make the youngsters aware of the benefits of Sports Medicine, proper physical activities and a good nutrition for maintaining a healthy life style.
A First Aid kit, an Ice Box and Booklets on Sports Medicine were offered to the Institution.
The Resource Persons proceeded with the talks as follows:
• Good nutrition, presented by Mrs. Anju Gowreesunkur, Nutritionist from the Ministry of Health & Quality of Life;
• The importance of Physical Activities presented by Mr. Michel Chang Kye, Physiotherapist, Chairman Medical / Paramedical Committee of the Mauritius Sports Council.
121 students 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. Seven participants namely Rayann Bhunnoo, Appsara Kis Appa Jala, Kimberly Serret, Eva Pierrot, Lucas Froget, Océane Empeigne and Thibaut Collard answered correctly the questions and were awarded T- shirt as prizes.
At the end of the talk, Candia Milk was offered to all participants.