Amidst piles of assignments and class tests when students were mentally drained, SIMSR’s CII YI team provided the students with a refreshing break by organizing the event ‘Triathlon 2015’. It was held on 6th December, 2015 in the KJ Somaiya campus and comprised of 3 phases –
Phase 1 – 200 meters of sprint on the race track
Phase 2 – Cycling from the tracks to the hostel building
Phase 3 – Climbing 10 floors of the hostel building
The event started at 9AM before which the excited participants prepared themselves by jogging and stretching. The participants were grouped into batches of 5 with each member of the batch starting the race at the same time. Volunteers guided the participants along the path to the hostel and volunteers were also placed on every alternate floor of the hostel building to provide refreshments to the tired participants. With a total count of nearly 50 participants, the event ended at 12PM followed by the prize distribution ceremony.
Details of the winners are as follows –
1st Position – Anup Nair – 2.47 mins
2nd Position- Kiran Karkera – 2.55 mins
1st Position – Surabhi Mulay – 4.23 mins
2nd Position- Riya Guin – 5.12 mins
The winners were given Rs.6000 worth cash prizes, medals, gift coupons and free passes to the CII Tower Run event which happened on on 13th December, 2015.