Airport and Aviation Limited emerged overall champions while the Srilankan Airlines emerged runner up at the 27th Mercantile Athletic Championship which
concluded at the Sugathadasa Stadium yesterday.
Athletes from Lake House also performed well and bagged 15 medals including nine gold medals, six silver and one bronze medal to end up as the fourth.
Udula Peiris and J.A.A.S. Kumara won three gold medals each Udula won gold medals in the women’s over 40 - 100m, 200m and 400m events and Kumara, in the mens over 45 - 1500m, 800m and 400m being the best out of them.