Staff member represents India at the Commonwealth Life Saving Championships in Canberra September 2013
Posted on : October 14, 2013
Mrs Anez Katre, Head of the Teacher Training Centre at school, was part of the Indian team that represented the country in the Commonwealth Life Saving Championships in Canberra, Australia in September 2013.The event saw ten countries, fifteen teams and over three hundred participants. The Indian team had the smallest contingent but celebrated the gold and the silver medals in the 100m obstacle race for men.
Life saving is a unique sport. Skills are learned for humanitarian purposes and then applied to competition. Saving lives, is the critical aspect of the mission behind the competitive element.
Mrs Katre was asked to take the oath for the officials at the opening ceremony.