The 8th Inter Training Collegiate Athletic Meet was organized by St. Joseph’s Training College, Mannanam on 16th February 2014 at Nehru Stadium, Kottayam. The opening ceremony started at 9 a.m. with a colourful march past. Thirty five colleges, affiliated to M.G. University participated in the meet. The meet started with the welcome speech by Dr. Varghese K. Cheriyan, our Principal., Mr. V. Ajith IPS, Superintendent of Police, Kottayam inaugurated the meet. Rev. Dr. Antony Edanad CMI hoisted the flag. Rev. Dr. Sibichen Kalarickal lighting the lamp. Dr. Binu George Varghese, Asst. Director of Physical Education, Mahatma Gandhi Univeristy, Kottaym and Rev. Dr. Thomas Pemala felicitated the ceremony. , the General Captain Mr. Melbin Mathew took the oath for the athletes and Mr. Anto P. Cheerotha, College Union Chairman, proposed the vote of thanks.
The closing ceremonay began with the welcome speech by Dr. K. M. Benny, Asst. Professor. The sports meet came to an end at 4.30 p.m. Sri. M.P. Santhosh Kumar, Municipal Chairman, Kottayam, distributed the trophies and prizes to the winners. Fr. (Dr.) K. M. Rajan, Mr. Sajeesh P. Thampi, Municipal Councilor Dr. Tessy Joseh, Asst. Professor proposed the vote of thanks.
Overall champion team: Titus II Teacher Education College, Thiruvalla. Runners-up team: Mangalom College of Teacher Education, Ettumanoor. Men's overall champion : Titus II Teacher Education College, Thiruvalla. Women's overall champion: St. Joseph's Training College, Mannanam. Individual champions among men: Johnson Baby, Mangalom College of Teacher Education, Ettumanoor
Individual champions among women: Rosmy Joseph, St. Joseph's Training College, Mannanam, Soumya Mathew, Mangalom College of Teacher Education, Ettumanoor. March Past: First prize goes to St. Xaviers Training College, Thottackattukara, Aluva Second prize M.E.S. Training College, Aluva and third prize shared by St. Joseph's Training College, Mannanam and Mar Thoma Teachers Training College, Edakkulam, Ranni.