On the 24th December 2016 the Auroville Sports Resource Center and the Kids Café, Certitude invited the children and adults of Auroville and its Bioregion for a full day community event in Certitude.  At 7 am the event started with a common warm up, which consisted of Yoga and Pilates.  From 9 am to 12 friendly matches in Badminton, Table Tennis, Frisbee, Basketball, Tennis, Volleyball, Football, Carom and individual sports such as gymnastics and athletics started.  Additionally 35 children participated in the 5 K barefoot marathon and 24 children participated in the cycle tour around AV.  From 12 to 2pm everyone had a break to take rest and have lunch.  From 2pm onwards there was face painting, a craft table, kids games and karaoki arranged for the smaller children. The event was supported by live music from Mathias and Mohanam and there were other cultural activities like: dancing and singing.  At around 6 pm “Santa Clause” arrived singing Christmas songs and gave out gifts to all the children. Cirtificate of participation were distributed to all the participating children.