Event On : 23 Feb 2017
The city’s biggest sporting event this month - Adrenaline 2017 organized by iLEAD took place on 23rd and 24th February from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm at the new iLEAD Sports Complex and indoor game zones at the second iLEAD Campus.
The inter college sports fest with beverage partner Coca Cola, food partner The Firefly, TV partner Taaza TV and exclusive radio partner 91.9 Friends FM saw participation from various colleges like JDBI, Ashustosh College, Bhawanipur Education Society College, Techno India and THK Jain College to name a few. The chief guest for the event was Mr Paul Walsh, founder of the famous rugby team “Jungle Crows”. Passionate about sports and Rugby in particular, Mr Walsh had initially come to Kolkata as a British Diplomat at the British Deputy High Commission. Mr Jimmy Tangree, Head of 91.9 Friends FM was the Guest of Honour for this event.
On both days Adrenaline included sporting events like Cricket(Men’s), Cricket (Women’s), Pool (Men’s), Carrom (Doubles), Football, Tug Of War, Table Tennis and Obstacle Race.
With Live Streaming facilities, refreshment corners and crowd cheering for their teams the two days of Adrenaline saw sports teams from various colleges fighting tooth and nail to win their glory. The sports battle between colleges saw host of Adrenaline 2017, iLEAD, winning rounds of Chess and Women’s Football match. Obstacle Race was won by JDBI while the winning trophies for Cricket (Women’s), Cricket (Men’s), Football (Men’s), Tug of War, Pool and Carrom were bagged by Bhawanipore Education Society College. Techno India won the first prize for Table Tennis. Besides colleges bagging trophies and medals for becoming the winners and runners up for every sporting event, JDBI won the trophy for “Fair Play Award” and Bhawanipore Education Society won the trophy for “ Best College” at Adrenaline 2017.
Delicious food, cheer, vibrant colours and nail biting excitement dominated the second iLEAD Campus and the iLEAD Sports Complex for two days of this grand sporting event. Participants from every college and the spectators are looking forward to the next Adrenaline.