The prestigious CBSE Athletic Cluster XX for the session 2017 was hosted by
Salwan Public School, Rajendra Nagar from 3rd October '17 to 5th October'17. Over
136 schools and 2000 students from all over the country participated with great
zeal in various track and field events. The Opening Ceremony saw an attractive
yoga and cricket- stroke display by young Salwanians. The overall trophy of the
Meet was won by Modern Public School, Shalimar Bagh.
The Inaugural Programme on 3rd October was graced by the august presence of Mr. Amit Khanna, the Fastest Indian athlete as of today. He encouraged the participants to dream big and take up sports as a career option. The event was also graced with the presence of Chairman of the School, Dr. Prasad V. Medury.
Mr. Paramjeet Singh, who broke the 38-year- old National record set by Milkha Singh was the Chief Guest for the Valedictory Function. He stated that one should keep striving for success, work hard and show perseverance. His message to the budding athletes was to keep at it and not to give up, irrespective of the failures. The event was also graced with the presence of Secretary, Salwan Education Trust, Mr. Paramjeet Khanna.