The Mauritius Sports Council in collaboration with Panagora Marketing Co. Ltd organised the Yoplait / Candia Sports Medicine Programme at Pandit Cashinath Kisto Aryan Vedic Hindu Aided Primary School at Vacoas on Wednesday 14 June 2017 in the presence of:
- Staff of the Mauritius Sports Council;
- Mr. Toolsy Pattoo, Head Master;
- Mr. M. Seetaram, Manager
The objectives of the talks are to make the students aware of the benefits of Sports, proper physical activities and a good nutrition for maintaining a healthy life style.
An Ice Box, a First Aid Kit and Sports Equipment were offered to the Institution for use and Booklets on Sports Medicine were offered to all participants.
The Resource Persons proceeded with the talks as follows:
- Good nutrition, presented by Dr Bernard Baptiste;
- The Importance of Physical Activities presented by Mr. Michel Chang Kye, Physiotherapist, Chairman Medical / Paramedical Committee of the Mauritius Sports Council.
230 participants attended the talks.
A quiz was held with questions related to the talks on Sports Medicine at the end of the programme. Five participants namely Saniyah Teelhawood, Devanshi Tanno, Maesha Moloye, Says Jawarun and Kavish Ramyead answered correctly the questions and were offered a T- shirt as prizes.
At the end of the talk, Candia Milk was offered to all participants.