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All Island School Games’ Road Race today

Nestle Lanka’s Bandula Egodage hands over the sponsorship cheque to DIG K. Jayalath. Others in the picture: from left - Col Manjula Kariyawasam (Director physical education and training Education Ministry),  A.S.K Jayalath Provincial Director of Education - NWP), Sunil Jayaweera (Special Consultant to the Education Ministry), Lakshman Adikari (Chairman Municipal council Kuliyapitiya), Oshan Hewawitharana (S.P Kuliyapitiya) and Manjula Narangoda (Regional Manager Nestle lanka PLC.)
Nestle Lanka’s Bandula Egodage hands over the sponsorship cheque to DIG K. Jayalath. Others in the picture: from left - Col Manjula Kariyawasam (Director physical education and training Education Ministry), A.S.K Jayalath Provincial Director of Education

The All Island Schools’ Marathon Race 2018 is set to take place today (Sept. 7) in Kuliyapitiya. The event is Organized by the Sports Division of the Education Ministry and sponsored by Nestomalt.

Only the students who are above 15 years are allowed to take part in the race. The race consist of two parts, the 5 KM amateur race and the 15 KM all island school race.

Arrangements are made to start both races near Kuliyapitiya Technical College at 4pm and the finishing line will also be near Kuliyapitiya Technical College. Nestomalt Marathon races have become most looked forward annual events among Sri Lankan athletes over the past three decades and has greatly helped to nurture budding athletees to the national and international level. The number of national level and provincial level marathon runners who emerged through these marathon races provide a clear testimony to Nestomalt’s contribution for Sri Lankan long distance running.

 


 

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