CLAPS India (Club Leadership and Personality for Students) held its annual event CLAPSICO at MES College, Vasco. The theme of the event was ‘Get Set Go!’ and a total of 155 school students from LKG to class 10 from 27 schools from five centres – Panaji, Ponda, Margao, Porvorim and Vasco participated in the same.
The event was organised by Live Life, a personality enhancement organisation for children and adults with an aim to provide a platform for the All-Goa-Young-Talent to horn positive leadership skills, build confidence in communication skills, in-still team skills and propel them to think out of the box.
Events were held for two categories – juniors (LKG to class four) and seniors (class five to ten).
In the juniors category first place was won by team Panaji and Vasco while runners-up teams were Margao and Porvorim. In the seniors category winners were team Panaji and runners-up were teams Ponda and Vasco. The overall first prize was won by team Margao.
Team Panaji won the Spirited Team Award, Team Porvorim won the Creative Team Award, Team Margao won the Committed Team Award, Team Ponda won the Proactive Team Award and Team Vasco won the Energetic Team Award.
Various events were held including personality fashion show, fake beat, speak out, best out of waste, quiz, group dance, sell-it-off, skit and slogan wherein the students displayed immense creative ideas, talents, leadership and team skills. Judges for the event were Sophia Dourado and Anisha Cholera, and quiz master was advocate Pooja Desai with support from Swezel Colaco.