KAMPALA – The fourth edition of the Ruparelia Group Sports Day Gala has ended on a high pitch with Kampala Parents School (KPS) beating all the businesses under the Ruparelia Group to take the win.
The Group employs more than 8,000 staff and on Saturday, April 6, over 700 participated with their families in 18 competitive games. One could see team members in excitement as they got ready to represent their various units.
– Kampala Parents School (475 pts) – winner.
– Rosebud (395) 1st Runners Up.
– Speke Resort Munyonyo (390) 2nd Runners Up
– Kabira Country Club (375)
Mr. Rajiv Ruparelia, the director Ruparelia Group, said: “This is an annual sports gala amongst group companies and every year we expand. I am getting new names. It’s part of the competition and we feel as a unit to build our teamwork and motivation with each other. It has grown and has become a family day and has been a motivation programme giving an opportunity to reward employees and participants since it helps them create a competitive spirit among them.”
“Today is about team spirit, showing appreciation for one another and also having fun. We are happy to have the 4th edition with 18 teams. This is really amazing,” Ms. Sheena Ruparelia said, adding: “Most importantly, it’s about smiles, teamwork and showing talent in this massive group. We have to keep it and support each other. ”
The gala had over 17 games such as football, three-legged, scrabble, soduku, wheelbarrow race, egg and spoon, athletics, and sack race, among others.