The 5th edition of the Candia Sports Medicine Programme was held on Wednesday 19 June 2013 at Hindu Girls College, Curepipe, in the presence of:
staff of the Mauritius Sports Council
the Rector, Mrs. Padma Sewraz, teachers and students
the Deputy Rector, Mr. Bundhun
Ms. Aurore Lam, representative of Panagora Marketing Limited
The objectives of the talks are to raise awareness on:
Good nutrition presented by Mrs. Romina Umanee, Nutritionist from the Ministry of Health & Quality of Life
The importance and benefit of physical activities presented by Mr. Michel Chang Kye, Physiotherapist and Chairperson of the Medical / Paramedical Committee of the Mauritius Sports Council
The Mauritius Sports Council offered a First Aid kit and an Ice Box to the rector and sports equipment were handed over to Mr. Jooty, Physical Educator.
Booklets on Sports Medicine were distributed among 16 students of Form 5 who are studying Physical Education and 200 of Form 3.
T- shirts were offered to winners who participated in a quiz namely: Barishani Seeven, Marine Constant, Gloria Jhuel and Lakshna Bahadoor.
"Candia" was offered by Panagora Marketing Limited to the students at the end of the talks.