The Modern School ECNCR hosted the Theme Specific Group Skating Event (Under 14), organised by India Book of Records on November 19, 2016. The Chief Guest of the occasion was Mr. Kuldeep Malik (Dhyanchand awardee). Over 150 students participated in the event and the theme of the event was ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’. This initiative was taken up by the school to foster the values and attitudes that promote gender equality. It was an endeavour to sensitize and mobilize the masses and students in particular about the centuries old, deep rooted malaise of discrimination on the basis of gender. The school Principal Ms. Abha sadana highlighted the achievements of girls in the field of Sports and Academics. She also laid emphasis on the need to promote Skating as a sport in the country. All the participants were given participation certificates and the winners were awarded with medals and accolades. The names of the participants who successfully completed the ‘One Hour Skating Event’ would be registered in the golden pages of the ‘India Book of Records’.