Annual Athelatic meet at SSG
Ranjan K Baruah | 24 Dec 2014

The Annual Athletics meet of Sainik School Goalpara ( SSG) for 2014- 15 got off to a flyer at the school athletics ground on 23 Dec 2014 .

It was inaugurated by Shri J V N Subramanium, IAS, Deputy Commissioner  of Goalpara district. Declaring the meet open the commissioner asked to cadets to upheld the spirit of sportsmanship and motivated the young and vibrant cadets to showcase their marvels on both track and field. Capt(IN) Edwin Jothi Rajan felicitated the chief guest with traditional gamocha and school memento at the athletics ground.

The glory of the meet was truly felt when the crowd burst into thunderous eruption as the elated torch bearing cadets lighted the cauldron after a smart march past and oath taking by the participating cadets. The sporting arena turned into a sight of exuberance as the track and field buzzed with cadets' athletes brimming into enthusiasm, vigour and determination to earn laurels for their respective houses. 

The cadets and spectators cheered the athletes and spurred them to go beyond their best to break the previous school records the closing ceremony of the meet would be held on 26th December. Athletic competition is being held inter house wise in the school.

Sainik School Goalpara is one of the reputed institutes in the region which has produced many players including some who represented the country in various tournaments. SSG is situated in Goalpara district which is approximately 144 kms away from Guwahati and this year it has celebrated its golden jubilee.