The Yenepoya School Annual Sports Meet 2019, took place on November 6, at The Mangala Stadium, Lalbagh, Mangalore. Mr. Dinesh Kunder, Officer from the Central Excise and Central Tax was the Chief Guest, and presided over by Mr. Javeed Yenepoya, Director of The Yenepoya Group, along with other dignitaries, Mr. Joseph Mechirath, Principal, Mrs. Mishria Javeed, Campus Director and Mrs. Reshma Nayak, Vice-Principal.
The Sports Day commenced with the Guard of Honour lead by the School Band, followed by Prayer and the School Anthem, Parade by the School-Cabinet Members accompanied by the School Band.
The Welcome Speech was delivered by Fathimath Shaida of Grade 9 who welcomed the gathering and introduced the Chief Guest while the Principal, Mr. Joseph Mechirath, delivered a general welcome address. The School Flag was hoisted by the Chief Guest followed by Torch Light Run and lighting of the Olympic Flame lead by the Sports Captain Hamdan Ahmed of Grade 10. The Oath of Sportsmanship was preached by the Sports Captain Vindhya G. Bhandary. This was followed by declaring of the Sports meet open by Mr. Dinesh Kunder by releasing the balloons which represented the school colours. Mr. Dinesh Kunder then addressed the gathering.
The Students then showcased various performances. The Formal Programme concluded with the Vote of Thanks by Liyana Ahisha Rahmath of Grade 10.
The Ruby House emerged as the overall Champions, lead by their House Captain, Abudurrahman Kola and House Vice-Captain, Deepali and won The Rolling Shield for the year 2019 – 2020.
The Annual Sports Meet 2019-2020 then culminated on a winning note with the lowering of the School Flag, followed by the National Anthem.