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A Healthy Mind In a Healthy Body - Lyceum Panadura opens the Keion Sports Grounds

Thursday, 20th of June 2019 Views - 950

The Opening Ceremony of the Keion Sports Complex of Lyceum International School Panadura, was held on the 15th of June 2019 in the presence of the Founder, Dr. Mohan Lal Grero, The Coordinating Principal, Dr. Kumari Grero, Chief Visionary Officer Mr. Nikitha Grero, The Principal Mrs. Kumari Wijeratne, Members of the Management, Special Invitees, Staff and a large number of parents and well-wishers. Keion, symbolizes a flower from Zeus, the mythological Greek God of the Sky, Energy and Strength.

Located in a serene environment in Kiriberiya, Panadura, the Keion ground is almost 5 acres in extent, landscaped with lush green grass, a standard cricket pitch and a basketball court and many more facilities. The cost of this project was 350 million which is a generous investment by the school for the future generation. “Mens sana in corpore sano” translated as “a healthy mind in a healthy body", Dr. Mohan Lal Grero, during his address at the event, highlighted the importance of sports for a child’s development.

He further shared his joy of fulfilling a long-held dream of providing Lyceum Panadura with its own sports facilities. The Members of the Management officially inaugurated the grounds with a friendly cricket match led by the Chief Visionary Officer, Mr. Nikitha Grero who scored a magnificent 6 runs on the very first delivery. The students of Lyceum Panadura can now use their own modern sports complex for athletics, cricket and basketball and other sports activities.