The Mauritius Sports Council in collaboration with the Ministry of Youth & Sports and under the sponsorship of Panagora Marketing Co. Ltd organised the Yoplait / Candia Sports Medicine Programme at New Bambous Government School on Wednesday 19 September 2018 in the presence of:
· Mrs. S. Pandoo, Ag. School Headmistress and
· Staff of the Mauritius Sports Council
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. Posters, flyers on sensitization program 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 / Paramedical Committee of the Mauritius Sports Council.
90 students of grade 6 attended the talks.
A quiz was held with questions related to the talks on Sports Medicine at the end of the programme and six participants answered correctly the questions and were offered T- shirt as prizes.
At the end of the talk, Candia Milk was offered to all participants.