Since its inception in 2005 Ramagya Group has strived to achieve an environment where children can develop wings through experiential learning. Ramagya has always been associated with world class facilities for sports and sportsmanship in students. Keeping up with the trend Ramagya School hosted the 10th Pre U.P. State Air Weapon Shooting Competition in collaboration with Shoot X academy. The event also had open categories competition held by Ramagya Sports Academy.
The event was declared open on 19th July, with an opening ceremony. The ceremony boasted of the shining stars of Shooting Arena as guests. Mr. Ramendra Kumar Sharma, Honorary General Secretary, UPSRA, Mr. Pankaj Srivastava, Joint Secretary (Administration), UPSRA, Mr. Arun Singh, Joint Secretary, UPSRA, Mr. D.K.Shukla and Mr. Vikrant Singh-International Jury for the event. The event was also graced by the presence of Dr. Sanjay Gupta-Chairman Ramagya Group, Ms. Rajni Gupta-Director Ramagya Group. The event commenced with the lightning of the lamp.
900 participants spread out over 58 categories
Children from Ramagya School presented a musical treat which included an instrumental performance, a patriotic song and a dance. The esteemed guests of honor spoke to the gathering about the need of recognizing sports as an asset and strive for the betterment of scope in Olympics. They also spoke about the famous shooters of India-their lives and their struggle.
The event had various categories such as Air rifle Championship Men Individual and Team, Women Individual and Team, Junior Men, Women, Veteran Individual, Handicapped Men and Women. There was also a provision of mixed team and Champions of Champion.
The event concluded with much fan fair on 22nd July, 2018. The guest for the closing eve were Mr. Shyam Singh Yadav and other dignitaries from UPSRA. The closing ceremony was graced by the chairman of Ramagya group-Dr. Sanjay Gupta, Director-Ms. Rajni Gupta, M.D-Mr. Utkarsh Gupta. The Principal of school Ms.Aparna Magee thanked everyone for giving their valuable time to the event. The event boasted of 900 participants spread out over 58 categories. The champions of champions got cash prizes and other winners got medals The winners were awarded with medals. The closing ceremony had breathtaking cultural performance by the students of the school. The event was very successful one and met with its agenda of Selection of budding shooting stars and creating awareness about shooting in students.