Annual Sports Day 2017

Musarat Fakhra Anjum | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse Defence Campus

Karachi: The Annual Sports Day for Classes III to XI was held at the DHA Zamzama Club on February 8, 2017. The legendary, Olympian hockey player, Mr Mansoor Ahmed, was the chief guest. Regional Director South Mr Asim Yakub, SGH Mrs Seema Irfan, AM Ms Farah Durrani as well as a large number of parents attended the event. The Sports Day was an exhibition of extraordinary gymnastic, taekwondo and aerobic displays, teamwork and sportsmanship,.

Annual Sports Day 2017

Fahad Amjad | Staff Correspondent TBT | TNS Beaconhouse Gulberg

Lahore: The much awaited Annual Sports Day 2017 for Early and Primary Years was held on February 10, 2017, in the Beaconhouse TNS DHA grounds. The school was filled with an air of exhilaration as parents, staff and students came together to make the Sports Day a success. The inaugural programme commenced with the welcoming of parents by School Head Mr Clive Roger Barnes, where he emphasised on the importance of sports in a child's life. The event began with the March Past by all the student houses and all of the school council members served as flag-bearers. The students participated in a wide array of sporting activities such as a hurdle race, zigzag race, tunnel race, discus throw, shotput, long jump, aerobics and a Taekwondo display. Students also took part in 100m, 200m and 400m races and a 4X100m relay. Phoenix House won the day with first position as Dragon House secured second place. Pegasus came third and Griffin House came in fourth place. The winners were awarded with medals and certificates for their commendable efforts.

Beaconhouse Junior Games

Sahrish Hina | Staff Correspondent TBT| Beaconhouse Civil Lines Rawalpindi

Rawalpindi: BCLR students continue to make their school proud. Adding another feather of pride in BCLR's cap, the young sports enthusiasts relentlessly competed in the Junior Games 2016-17 on February 9, 2017.

The Class I team gained third position in Dodge the Ball while Class II gained first position in tug of war. Class III won first position in football as the Class V cricket team gained second position.

The individual achievements included Fatima-tu-Zahra from Class I for dodge the ball, Fatima from Class II for tug of war, Fakhar Ali from Class III for football and Hashie Fayyaz from Class V for cricket.

We are extremely proud of our students. Bravo!

Intra Region Cricket Tournament

Muneeba Aqib | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse CSBC

Lahore: CSBC cricket team made their school proud by winning a silver medal in the Intra Region Cricket Tournament on February 20, 2017. Lakht-e-Hussain of Class XI C-C remained a prominent batsman.

Another achievement for CSBC is that Ehtesham Randhawa from Class X C-D has been selected in the Beaconhouse Central Region Team.

Encouraging Healthy Competition

Naushin Fasih | Staff Correspondent TBT | BPC Boys

Rawalpindi: BPC Boys took part in a friendly match between BPC Boys and Beaconhouse Newlands on February 16, 2017 at Banigala. The match aimed to encourage sportsmanship and a healthy competitive spirit in the students.

Sports - Now and Then

Farheen Khalid | Staff Correspondent TBT | Beaconhouse NNP-IV

Karachi: The students of Beaconhouse NNP-IV had an opportunity to meet famous Pakistani national cricketer Mr Asad Shafiq on Friday, February 3, 2017. His visit was integrated with the English lesson Sports - Then and Now for students of Class III. Students were very excited to meet the celebrity and they asked many questions about his journey towards success and fame. He shared his ambitions, future plans and engagements with the children and advised them to work hard and respect their elders. In the end his young fans were delighted to have Mr Shafiqs autographs on his posters, cricket balls and bats.

Sports Teams Reach Semi-Finals

Mehreen Chaudhry | Staff Correspondent TBT | BF Canal Campus Boys

Faisalabad: BF Canal Campus Secondary Boys football team vigorously fought to reach the semi-finals in the Intra Regional Football Tournament on February 14, 2017. The cricket team were also able to reach the semi-finals of Intra Regional Cricket Tournament, both teams making their campus proud.

Beaconhouse Intra Region Cricket Tournament

(O-Levels Boys) 2016-2017

BSS Sialkot secured 1st position in the intra-regional cricket tournament. It was an honour for the BSS Sialkot and we appreciate the efforts of our young team. Congratulations!

Inter House Basketball Tournament

Bilal Khan | Staff Correspondent TBT| BDC

Lahore: The Inter House Basketball Tournament (Girls) for the Middle Section at Beaconhouse Defence Campus was conducted during the week of February 1017, 2017. Eight basketball teams were set up and each house had two teams, Team A and Team B. The students participated with enthusiasm and enjoyed watching the final match that was held on February 17, 2017. The girls final match was between Jinnah House and Iqbal House which Iqbal House won with a score of 14-7. The teams received winners and runners up trophies and medals from the Principal Ms Semee Shafqat.