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 Le Morne Government School on Thursday 22nd August 2019 in the presence of:
- Mrs. Anne - Marie Antoine, Headmaster;
- teachers and staff of the school;
- Resource person and supporting 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 lifestyle.
An Ice Box, a First Aid Kit and Sports Equipment were offered to the school for use. A poster and a flyer on sensitization program were remitted to a student, Tyran Mourgen. Same will be distributed to all the students.
The Resource Person proceeded with the talks as follows:
Good Nutrition was presented by Ms. Divya Poorun, Nutritionist;
The Importance of Physical Activities was presented by Mr. Michel Chang Kye, CSK, Physiotherapist, Chairman / Paramedical Committee of the Mauritius Sports Council.
80 participants attended the talks; 43 boys and 37 girls.
A quiz was held with questions related to the talks on Sports Medicine at the end of the programme. Four participants namely Kilian Minerve, Alexcha Clair, Hanshuman Bhukota and Isabella Verloppe answered correctly the questions and were offered a T- shirt as prizes.
At the end of the talk, Candia Milk were offered to the participants.