Friendships built through golf are deeper, enduring and special, keeping in mind our school, Delhi Public School R.K. Puram, one of the most prestigious schools in India celebrated this milestone of completing 50 years of glorious service in shaping young minds, with a golf tournament, aiming at strengthening the bond between fellow dipsites.
The golf tournament was held on 18th August, 6:00 AM onwards at Qutab Golf Course, Lado Sarai. The tournament had 74 players which included students from 6th grade to 12th grade along with our wonderful alums. Before the event took place, all the golfers had to assemble at 6:40 AM where they were asked to reach their allotted tees by 6:45 AM.
The tournament began with a shotgun at 7:00 AM.
We were honoured to have Ridhima Dilawari, a professional golfer and alumna, as the chief guest. At the end of the game, golfers had to submit their score cards and collect their goodie bags. Refreshments were served after the round followed by the prize distribution. There were prizes for different categories -Classes 6-9th, 10-12th and the Alumni.
There were prizes for the longest drive on hole 8, closest to hole 13, straightest drive on hole 18 and lastly beating the pro-Ridhima Dilawari on hole 10. The winner of our junior batch was Kashika Senthil of class 8-E. And the winner of our senior batch was Ragini Navet of class 12-V. We were delighted to have Athena Education, Agility, Dentim and EV Eyewear as the sponsors along with Chimmys as the Executive Partner of this event.
A photograph of all the students was taken, marking the culmination of this event.