Trinity and Mahamaya kids and junior champions
The 12th kids and junior track and field meet organized by the Kandy
District Athletic Association was concluded at the Bogambara grounds,
Over 2,000 competitors participated in this two-day programme.
Officials headed by the President of the Association U G W Tennakoon and
Secretary Luxman Hapuarachchi along with other officials did a wonderful
job to finish this difficult task.
Trinity College and Mahamaya, Kandy won both kids and junior
championships. Galagedara Primary also joined Mahamaya collecting the
identical number of 47 points in the kids championship.
Chief Minister of Central Province, Sarath Ekanayake distributed the
Methma Athauda (centre) who won the 100 metres in a record
time of 13.07 secs flanked by Umasha Jayaratne (right) who
came second and Nadeesha Dissanayake who came third (all
H Siriwardena of Girls High School, Kandy who won the 100
and 200 metres (under 14) in the middle flanked by T
Jayathilake (2nd on right) from the same school and E
Divyanjalee (3rd) of Good Shepherd Convent, Kandy.
Prameeth Ranaweera of Trinity who established two records in
the under 12, 80 and 100 metres (in the middle) flanked by R
Jayasekera of Ambatenna Pushpadana in the 100 metres, (2nd
on right) R Wimalaratne of Vidyartha (3rd on left) 100
metres. Pictures by Upananda Jayasundera