Dr Harvansh Singh Judge Institute of Dental Sciences & Hospital celebrated a sports extravaganza on November 25th and November 26th. From nail-biting football matches to suspenseful cricket matches, to spell-bounding basketball tournaments, we couldn’t ask for more.
Teams from various prestigious institutes like Sri Guru Ram Das Institute of Medical Sciences & Research, Rayat Bahra University, Government Medical College and Hospital, Sector 32, Chandigarh and more were all a part of this event. Dr HSJ bagged the trophy for basketball and football. Rayat Bahra University earned the first position in the cricket match. Not to forget badminton, from singles to mixed doubles, a number of participants played this racquet sports, ultimately Shivam Narang and Sileena Pannu won the mixed doubles category.
Tickling their grey cells, as the participants played a nerve-wracking game of chess to be crowned the Chessmaster. Not to forget battle of strengths aka arm-wrestling was done, in which Sileena Pannu, a first year student and Priyansh Gaind, a final year student of BDS department conquered in their respective categories.
The audience members whooped and cheered, as participants raced in various athletic events, from 100m to 400m to relay race. Daman Benipal, a second year student won the 100m dash with a timing of 12.13s, while the relay race was won by the team comprising of Karan Mehta, Akshay Ghai, Shivam Narang and Daman Benipal. The fun time ranged from events like 3-legged race in which Nitika Garg and Saana Kataria, second year students bagged the first prize. Lemon spoon race, was won by Rohini Thakur. Sack race, back race and tug of war all added to the enthusiasm of this wondrous event. Back race was won by Shivam Narang, a second year student of HSJ. And teachers, were not only a pillar of support during the preparations, but also actively participated in the events, much to the delight of the students; to make this event a humongous success.
The students were also sent on a hunt, to unearth the ultimate treasure in an exciting, challenging game of Treasure Hunt.
The tug of war between the Interns of the BDS department and the faculty members was riveting, but ultimately the teachers came out victorious. This was followed by a prize distribution ceremony and mementos were given to the chief guests for gracing this occasion.
But the fun didn’t end here. Oh no! It was time to put on your dancing shoes, and have a night full of fun as the DJ played the popular tunes and rocked the crowd.
The Ignition 2k16 was an indelible experience, four days of fun and memories for a lifetime.
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