Presidency Challenge (Mangalore) 2018
The maiden edition of Mangalore Presidency Challenge Cup 2018 had participation from students across Dakshina Kannada and Udupi District. More than 500 enthusiastic participants along with their teachers gathered at the venue in the school premises. The events for the day were Wordsmith (Spell Bee) and the General Quiz.
The chief guest for the day was Shri. Sasikant Senthil, IAS, the Deputy Commissioner of Dakshina Kannada. Mr. G Balasubramaniam, Former Director of CBSE and Dr. Moodithaya, the Pro Vice Chancellor of Nitte, deemed to be University were the Guests of Honour.
Noted quizmaster and co-founder of Greycaps, Mr. Giri Balasubramaniam and his team took over the proceedings of the Quiz and Wordsmith (Spell Bee). The Hindu Team lead by Mr. Mathew, looked into the overall organization of the programme by being the event partners and rendered full support and cooperation.
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Presidency Challenge (Bengaluru) 2018
It was a glorious day at St. John's Auditotrium, Bengaluru where more than 250 students from 31 schools participated at the event. The Chief Guest for the day, Ms. Tanvi Jagadish, India's first female paddle boarder and surfer, shared her life experiences on how she carved a name for herself breaking all the stereotypes in this challenging sport. In this 11th edition of the challenge, the benchmark has been accelerated to greater heights with innovative events such as 'War of the Words', 'Wordsmith', 'Poetry Slam' and the General Quiz. Mr. Giri Balasubramanium, a noted quizmaster and the founder of Greycaps along with his team took over the events of the day.
The day culminated with the Prize distribution ceremony, where Dr. Vijayan Immanuel, Pro Chancellor of the Presidency University, along with the Directors and Principals of Presidency Schools handed over the trophies to the winners of the day. The winners and the runner-ups received incredible prizes such as Laptop, Kindles and trophies as rewards for their triumph.
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