Daffodils INTER SCHOOL SPORTS Activities
Participation in inter school sports provides students with a valuable opportunity to assess the standards of their sporting skills against the standards of athletes from other schools in a competitive environment. It is for these reasons that Daffodils encourages its athletes to participate in various inter school sports when invited to do so.
In addition, Daffodils also organizes its own l Six a Side, Inter School Football Tournament. During the Annual Sports Daffodils hosts an inter school 4 x 400 relay.
SHRI THYAGARAJAN MEMORIAL INTER SCHOOL FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT
Another feather in the cap of the school Sports Department is Daffodils’ Shri Thyagarajan Memorial Six a Side, Inter School Football Tournament. This tournament is organized every year in memory of late Mr. Thyagarajan who was an efficient Mathematics teacher of the school and expired while in service.
The Six-a-Side Football Tournaments is gaining popularity in India. With only six players on each team, there is ample opportunity for Coaches to provide one for one coaching in football. This variety of football allows faster cognitive development and development of motor skills and a variety of technical skills in football.
This tournament organized by Daffodils is gaining popularity every year and the number of teams registering and participating in the tournament is increasing every year.
ANNUAL SPORTS – 4 x 400 INTER SCHOOL RELAY.
A Sprint Relay race is one of the most exciting track events in the Annual Sports of any school. While inter-house relays are competitive and add lustre and excitement to the Annual Sports, Daffodils Annual Sports include a 4 x 400 inter school relay.
Each team participating in this sprint relay consists of four athletes each.
The Daffodils 4 x 400 Inter School Relay is gaining popularity among the schools over the years.