Swimming Gala - 2014
Colombo District Sri Lanka Scout Association had organised a swimming
meet to mark 100 years of Colombo District Scout Association held at the
Wesley College Swimming Pool recently. The Colombo District Scout
Swimming Meet is an important annual event in the calendar of the
district's scout activities. The meet is sanctioned by the Aquatic
Sports governing body - SLAASU.
Over 300 participants form leading schools in Colombo District were
take part in the meet.
In the Cup final Boys and Girls of S Thomas' College and St. Clare's
College became champions and Wesley College became the Plate champion.
Colombo District Scouts Commissioner Riza Azoor presented M.N.
Abeynayake Challenge Trophy to Cup Champion (Boys) S Thomas' College.
Cup Champion (Girls) St. Clares College and Plate Champion (Boys) Wesley
College received awards. Chief Guest Dual Olympian, former Sri Lankan
Swimming Captain, who held 111 National Records Conrad Francis and guest
of honour Coordinating Secretary of Ministry of Sports Air Vice Marshal
Elmo Perera presented certificates and gold medals to the winners.