Youth cycle champions
Nov 8, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
K Ranjith Suranga (Gampaha) and A P Iresha Nilmini (Anuradhapura) emerged men’s and women’s cycling champions of the 22nd National Youth Sports Festival 2010 respectively in Nawalapitiya yesterday. The cycling events took place three days prior to the main festival which starts at the Nawalapitiya Public Ground on October 11.
Youth Affairs deputy minister Mahindananda Alutgamage signaled the start of the races which saw the cyclists from Anuradhapura District secured the first three slots in the women’s event. Marking a significant increase, 129 men and 26 women cyclists took part in the races.