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ದುಬೈ: ಬಂಟ್ಸ್ ಯೂಥ್ ವಿಂಗ್ ಆಶ್ರಯದಲ್ಲಿ 4 ನೇ ಬಂಟ್ಸ್ ಫ್ಯಾಮಿಲಿ ಸ್ಪೋರ್ಟ್ಸ್ ಡೇ 2018ನ್ನು ಶುಕ್ರವಾರದಂದು ದುಬೈ ಅಲ್ ಕಿಸ್ಸೆಸ್ಸ್’ನ ಇನ್ಸ್ಟಿಟ್ಯೂಟ್ ಆಫ್ ಅಪ್ಲೈಡ್ ಟೆಕ್ನಾಲಜಿ ಮೈದಾನದಲ್ಲಿ ಆಯೋಜಿಸಲಾಗಿತ್ತು.
The 4th Bunts Family Sports Day 2018 was organized by the Bunts Youth Wing on 2nd Feb 2018 at Institute of Applied Technology, Al Qusais, Dubai which attracted more than 800 Bunts across all ages. Mr. K Jayaprakash Hegde (Former Minister,Govt of Karnataka and Ex MP) was the chief guest of the event and Mr. Sudheer Shetty (UAE Exchange) and Mr. Praveen Shetty (Fortune group of Hotels) were the guests of Honor.
The full day event had the below teams
1. Ace Avengers
2. Structcon Pirates
3. GBMT Panthers
4. Engphil Red Indians
5. TMT Gladiators
6. Black Jaguars
Mr. Sarvotham Shetty presided over the opening ceremony and it was started with a prayer by Ms. Prapthi Pakkala and followed by welcome speech by Bunts Youth Wing Coordinator Mr. Kiran shetty. Mr. K Jayaprakash Hegde was felicitated by the Organizers and Team Owners “Ace Cranes” Gunasheel Shetty, “Structcon” Ravi Shetty,
“Engphil” Ashwith Shetty, “TMT Group” Sajan Shetty, “Heat shield” Premnath Shetty and for” GBMT Panthers” Shekar Shetty in the presence of Mr. Sudheer Shetty, Mr. Praveen Shetty and Mr. Sarvotham Shetty.
After the felicitation, Mr. K Jayaprakash Hegde in his speech praised the event organizers and thanked the participants for the support they rendered to the event.
Bunts Youth Wing also felicitated Mr. Adithya Anil Shetty (under16 UAE Cricket Team Player) and Mr. Prajwal Shetty (State Level Volleyball Player) in presence of Mr. K Jayaprakash Hegde.
The inauguration ceremony ended with the release of respective team colored balloons by Team Owners and mixed team color balloons by Mr. Jayaprakash Hegde.
There was 10 minute Zumba by Mr. Vijay from Radical Dance Studio for all the invitees to warm themselves and get geared up for the full day of sporting activities.
The track event was inaugurated by Mr. K Jayaprakash Hegde by blowing the whistle for the 100m race for men.
Main Event Details
Track events for both men’s and ladies were
100m, 200m, 400m, 4x100m relay, shot put and long jump.
Field events for toddlers were
Frog Race, Sack Race, Lemon “n “Spoon and Three Legged Race.
Group Fun Games were
Spin and Run, Balloon Run, 5 Legged Race, Roll the Tyre, TUG of WAR.
Top medal Winners for Various Age Categories
Amogha Shetty (Structcon Pirates) – 2 Gold, 1 Silver
Prarthan Shetty (Yellow Avengers) – 2 Gold, 1 Silver
Vandhya Shetty (Black Jaguars) – 2 Gold, 1 Silver
Gautham Shetty (Ace Avengers) – 1 Gold, 1 Silver
Age 26- 35
Renuka Shetty (Ace Avengers) – 2 Gold
Prasanna Shetty (TMT Gladiators) – 2 Gold
Age 36- 50
Prasanna Shetty (Black Jaguars) – 2 Gold, 1 Silver
Dinkar Shetty (Black Jaguars) – 3 Gold
Overall Champion for 2018
Dinkar Shetty from Black Jaguars with 3 Gold Medals
1. TMT Gladiators
2. Ace Avengers
3. Engphil Red Indians
1. Anita Shetty – Medals & Certificates
2. Raviraj Shetty- Registrations
3. Prasad Shetty – Track & Field
4. Satish Shetty – Long Jump
5. Vivek Shetty – Shotput
6. Vishwanath Shetty – Group Games
7. Dinesh Shetty – Tug of War
8. Sandesh Shetty & Murali Shetty – 7 to 10 years
9. Shubapriya Shetty & Soujanya Rai – 4 to 6 years
The whole inauguration and closing ceremony was handled by
Sarvotham Shetty, Harini Shetty, Devika Mally and Reshma Alva.