Honouring the Champions

Saima Ikram | Staff Correspondent TBT | Canal Campus

Faisalabad: Athletes and Futsal players made Beaconhouse Canal Campus, Boys' Branch, Faisalabad proud as they gave sterling performances at the regional level. A ceremony was held on April 24, 2015 to give medals to the young champions.

Muhammad Muaaz Ahmad and Ali Rehman won medals for being first in the long jump, 100m race and short putt in the Athletics Championship 2015 (under 14) held in Lahore. The Futsal players with their captain, Danyal Shahid, received medals and the trophy for winning the regional championship in which teams from five cities competed.

Clean Dive

Ayesha Maniya | Staff Correspondent TBT | PECHS Primary Campus

Karachi: Students of PECHS Primary Campus participated in the intra-region swimming championship held at Jubilee Campus on April 24, 2015.

Safwan Farhan of Class V-O won three gold medals in the freestyle 25m race, 50m race and relay race. Arbaaz Shakeel and Abdullah Bilal of Class VI-N won bronze medals in the relay race. Abdur Rehman attained two bronze medals in the relay race and breaststroke.

Inter House Basket Ball Competition

Marium Mirza & Nadia Altamash | Staff Correspondents TBT | PECHS Primary

Karachi: PECHS Primary II organized an inter-house basketball competition for Grade IV students on May 5, 2015. Eight teams participated in the tournament which were divided into four houses: Tigers, Panthers, Leopards and Jaguars.

After playing the quarters and semifinals, Tigers team B and Jaguars team A managed to reach the finals. Ultimately Tigers team B stood first, beating the opponents with a score of 4 to 3. The winning team was awarded a trophy and medals by Sports Coordinator SGO 3 Mr Khurram Saeed, who presided as chief guest for the event.

Annual Sports Day

Sarwat Afshan Aamir | Staff Correspondent TBT | Satellite Town Campus

Rawalpindi: The BSS Kindergarten Branch, Satellite Town held the Annual Sports Day in the sports complex on April 29, 2015. This special day is always celebrated with the strong belief that sports is a great way for children to learn essential skills such as teamwork and cooperation which will serve them in later life.

The event was an amazing success with great participation shown by the students and the parents. After surah recitation, the sports day began with the march followed by the oath taking ceremony. The co-ordination shown in the aerobics dance by the Kg girls was highly appreciated by the audience. All classes took part in different races and the winners were awarded shields, cups and medals by The Director General Sports Complex Mr Akhtar Nawaz Ganjira and President Pakistan Taekwondo Federation Mr Waseem Ahmed who were the chief guests at the event.

Kids' Athletics Championship

Nausheen Waqar | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Satellite Town

Rawalpindi: The students of Beaconhouse Satellite Town Primary Branch celebrated their sports day, Kids' Athletics Championship 2014-15 on April 21, 2015. School Group II Sports Coordinator Ms Faiza Mirza presided as chief guest over the fun-filled event.

The event began with a speech by Headmistress Ms Saima Faheem followed by the recitation of the Holy Quran by Safwaan Amir accompanied with English translation by Maryam Farrukh. The head Boy and head girl officially started the ceremony with the permission of the chief guest by taking an oath from the students.

Students from Classes I to V formed the marching troupe led by the sports captains, vice captains, head boy and head girl carrying Pakistan and Beaconhouse flags. The march past was followed by a Karate display performed by students of all levels. Afterwards, there was a performance by the school choir followed by solo performances by Aleen Amjad and Maryam Farrukh of Class V.

The class events included Formula Race, Eating Race, Tug Of War, Back to Back, Burrow Race and many other exciting contests. Class III, IV and V girls also performed a fusion of a thematic Chinese dance and ring display. The event concluded with the prize distribution ceremony in which Headmistress Ms Saima Faheem presented trophies and certificates to the winners.