Mysuru, February 2:- “Athletes come up in life because of their willingness and not because of the gym. Those who take part in sports will come up in all walks of life,” said basketball player Prarthana Uthappa.
She was speaking after inaugurating the annual Sports Meet at St Philomena’s College (Autonomous) at Bannimantap in the city on Friday.
“Sports not only gives physical strength, but also makes one mentally strong and healthy,” she added.
Principal of the college Dr Ruth Shanthakumari, rector of the college Dr Bernard Prakash Barnis, vice principal Prof Vidyadhar Sanjay Nair and others were present. (MR/GK)