SAC participation in Special Olympics (BHARAT)
Monday, September 26, 2016
It was a moment of bulging pride and upright honour for one and all be it the Parents, Teachers or Society when special children from Sunbeam Autism Centre took over the centre stage and flabbergasted the whole lot audience with their adroitness and agility. The occasion was Sports Event organised by the Ministry Of Youth affairs under the aegis of Government Of India. The special children not only performed zealously, they succeeded in bagging rewards of medals and certificates for their reassuring exhibition of courageous skills. It was an event where more than three hundred special children from twenty odd schools of Varanasi registered their participation. The two day medallion hunt yielded 10 medals including 3 Gold medals.
On the first day nine athletes of Sunbeam Autism Center successfully went for preliminary round of zonal selection for special Olympics(BHARAT) at Amphi theatre, BHU. Piyush Gupta and Shiva Singh got Bronze Medal for twenty five meter race on the other side Peehu Gupta got Bronze for soft ball throw, on the second successive day of Special Olympics(BHARAT) kids of SAC secured three Gold, three Silver and one bronze medal, trained and supported by Mr. Sanjeev Sharma, Mr. Ganesh Gagan and Ms. Shalini Saxena who were also recognized as coach(Level-1) by Ministry of Sports, Government of India.
The event infused everyone with sporting spirit of optimism and enthusiasm.