The 2017 Scotia Bank Inter-Secondary Schools Athletic Championships (Intercol) required an extraordinary amount of work by a large number of people. The Principals, Staff and Students of the Grenada Secondary Schools Games Association and the Games Officials are pleased to express grateful thanks to all those who helped to make the Games. In a special way we offer grateful thanks to:
Your Excellency, Dame Cecil La Grenade, Governor General, for her remarks and declaring the Games open. Prime Minister, Dr. The Right Hon. Keith Mitchell, Members of Cabinet and other Members of Parliament for attending the Games and sharing in the excitement and inspiration; Minister for Sports, Hon. Roland Bhola, for his partnership in the Games, his message and for making remarks; Minister for Education, Hon. Anthony Boatswain, for his partnership in the delivery of the games as well as for his message and remarks; Canon Michael Marshall, for leading the invocation in the dedication of the championships to God;
The Bank of Nova Scotia for its generous and committed sponsorship of the Intercol. The 2017 Games is in its 37th year of sponsorship. Scotiabank’s wholehearted support in ensuring that Intercol grows from strength to strength is inescapable. The engagements so far suggest strengthened partnership and innovative advice in strategizing the way forward for the Intercol games. We thank Mr. Roger Archer for his message, remarks and assisting in the presentations of prizes and very special awards.
This year for the first time we acknowledge the support of other sponsors including; Pine Hill Juice, Glenelg Spring Water, Lucozade Sports Drink, Star Malt, Marketing Board, Mitchell’s Pharmacy / Fit for Life, Waggy T Rental and Sounds. Contributions were also received from other corporate entities / bodies. The Ministry of Sports, the Minister, the Permanent Secretary and Staff, the Directorship of the Games, all Games Officials, the Royal Grenada Police Force and all other Security Personnel, all Medical Personnel, the Media and all who contributed to the success of the 2017 Scotiabank Inter-Secondary Schools Athletic Championships (Intercol).
Finally, we extend our gratitude to our Special Guests, our Past Principals, Pioneers of Inter-Col including the posthumous, friends and the general public for their generous support towards the quality delivery of the last fifty years of Intercol and we look forward to the next fifty years.
We anticipate the same high quality of support from all in the years ahead.
We offer very special and grateful thanks to everyone.