The Taekwondo Boys’ Team and Elle Girls’ Team from the University of Kelaniya won the Championship of the respective competitions at the Inter- University Games. The winning teams called upon the Vice- chancellor, Prof. D.M. Semasinghe on the 15th of November 2018 at the Office of the Vice- Chancellor.
W.A.D. Isurujith, S.N.W.M.S.T. Weerasekara who won gold medals including the other members of the Taekwondo Boys’ Team who won silver and bronze medals and the Captain of the Elle Girls’ Team, J.D.A. Rajakaruna and the Vice- captain, P.H.D. Dayapathirana including the other team members were present at the meeting.
The discussions were held on the experiences gained by the two teams and the Vice- Chancellor added his warm wishes to them. During the past few years, the winners were provided with an opportunity to participate in a tour to Malaysia and thus, the Vice- chancellor claimed that this year also the two winning teams will get the opportunity.
Senior Prof. S.R.D. Kalingamudali, Chairman- Sports Council of University of Kelaniya, Mr. G.G.U. Saman Kumara, Acting Director- Department of Sports Science and Physical Education, Ms. Sarani Godamune, Sports Instructor and Ms. Kaushalya Karunarathne, Sports Instructor graced the event.