The All India IPSC Tennis (Boys) & Table Tennis / Chess (Boys & Girls) Championship started in DPS R.K.Puram on 30th September 2015. The programme commenced with the lighting of the lamp by the Principal, Dr.D.R.Saini, Vice Principals, Ms.Vanita Sehgal , Dr. Renu Nayar, Ms. Padma Srinivasan , and the Headmistress, Mrs. Anita Singh. The oath taking ceremony was conducted in which all the 22 participating schools took part. The Principal, Dr.Saini addressed the students and highlighted the importance of ‘perfect coordination and synchronization ‘ in the games to be played. A welcome song was sung by the Hindi choir followed by an inspiring song, ‘Hum mein hain hero’. The students of classes 11and 12 presented a Guru Vandana followed by a fusion of Kathak and Bharatnatyam dances. The school band put up an instrumental performance.
The Vice Principal, Ms.Vanita Sehgal delivered the vote of thanks. She emphasized on the ‘will to win’ which was important in every player and how sports brings about ‘true integration’, uniting all the players for a common cause. She expressed her best wishes to all the participants. The championship will take place for three days, ending on the 2nd of October 2015.