Staff Reporter

Bangalore: The Jain Academy for Sporting Excellence (JASE) is conducting a five-day inter-school sports festival at the Jain International Residential School campus from September 8.

A total of 2,000 participants from 17 schools in Bangalore are expected to take part in the Sixth JASE Cup Invitational Inter-school Sports Festival 2009-2010.

The festival includes team events in football, basketball, volleyball, tennis, table tennis, badminton, squash, swimming, bowling, throwball, cross country, and open events in squash, badminton, table tennis and tennis. The events will be held in different categories for girls, boys, juniors and seniors.