The Mauritius Sports Council in collaboration with the Ministry of Youth & Sports and under the sponsorship of Panagora Marketing Co. Ltd organized the Yoplait / Candia Sports Medicine Programme at Beau Vallon Community Centre on Thursday 08th August 2019 in the presence of:
- Mrs Wendy Olivier, Community Support Officer of the Centre;
- Mr. Stelio Sookun and Mrs Geeta Debeedeen, Representatives;
- Resource persons and supporting staff of the Mauritius Sports Council;
The objectives of the talks are to make the participants aware of the benefits of Sports, proper physical activities and a good nutrition for maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
An Ice Box and a First Aid Kit were offered to the Centre for use. A poster and a flyer on sensitization program were remitted to Mrs Wendy Olivier. Same will be distributed to all the 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, CSK, Physiotherapist, Chairman / Paramedical Committee of the Mauritius Sports Council.
42 participants attended the Programme.
A quiz was held with questions related to the talks on Sports Medicine at the end of the programme. Four participants namely Anastasia Jerogephine, Anjani Aasiriyah, Jenny Curpen and Stellio Sookun 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.