“Gold medals aren’t really made of gold. They’re made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts”-Dan Gable (retired American Olympic wrestler) The annual athletic meet held on the 12th of December was a true testament to the above statement. The participants, determined to bring laurels to their respective Houses, gave it their all and their efforts did not go unrewarded. Be it the initial march past or the relay races, every House put in equal efforts to get to the top. The spirit of sportsmanship is the very essence of any sport and this we saw in plenty as the participants and volunteers played their role efficiently and the event was an grand The dominant performance by Apollo, the steely grit of Hercules, the ‘never give up’ attitude of Venus House and Zeus’s sheer determination to succeed no matter what were the highlights of the afternoon. The day was filled with various competitions and performances but one thing remained constant, the hunger to win. Although the competition was intense, it was heartening to see the unity among the four Houses of Last but not the least, I would like to thank all the teachers and staff who helped pull off this wonderful event. At the end of the day, Apollo House was declared the overall champions and the best marching contingent. The memories we made on the field that day are ones we will always cherish.