The Mauritius Sports Council in collaboration the Ministry of Youth & Sports and under the sponsorship of Panagora Marketing Co. Ltd organised the Yoplait / Candia Sports Medicine Programme at Doorgachurn Hurry Government School at Goodlands on Wednesday 06 June 2018 in the presence of:
  • Mr. Vishwadeo Purmah, Headmaster &
  • 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. Flyers on sensitization program 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.
 
156 participants 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. Nine participants namely Teeruven Ramasamy, Alkesh Ramessur, Amely Rosicourt, Diya Dipti Hurry, Mayana Guillaume, Naresh Kumar Sham, Zayaan Bucktawar, Jeremy Gopaul, Bhavini Latchman 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.