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 St Benoit RCA at Tamarin on Thursday 12th September 2019 in the presence of:
- Mrs. Marie Anne Roland, Headmaster;
- teachers and staff of the institution;
- 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 Institution for use. A poster and a flyer on sensitization program were remitted to a student, Damien Fideric. 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 Dr. Bernard Baptiste, Resource Person and High-Level Athlete.
62 participants attended the talks; 38 boys and 24 girls.
A quiz was held with questions related to the talks on Sports Medicine at the end of the programme. Four participants namely Vidish Thoree, Hailey Ross, Tatiana Francois and Matheo Rane answered correctly the questions and were offered a T- shirt as prizes.
At the end of the talk, Candia Milk were offered to the entire institution.