Greshan and Sarangi excel in Qatar

The Sri Lankan athletes currently training in Qatar, Greshan Dananjaya and Sarangi Silva, excelled with flying colours capturing gold medals in the long jump event. The event was held on Monday, the 15th of March. In the women’s event, Sarangi finished...

“Ritzbury Mawbimata Weerayek” launched to power the Olympic dreams of Sri Lankan Athletes

As international track & field events including the postponed 2020 Olympics prepare to get underway, Sri Lanka’s athletes have received an important boost in the form of the Ritzbury Mawbimata Weerayek initiative. Ritzbury, Sri Lanka’s No.1 brand of Chocolates from...
2021 Athletics Calendar

2021 Athletics Calendar announced

After a year-long break from events, the Athletics Association of Sri Lanka has finalized the 2021 Athletics Calendar in the National format.  The calendar for the year will kick off with an outstation meet, the National Open Marathon and Race...
Ushan Thiwanka

New Indoor Record for Ushan Thiwanka

Sri Lanka’s Ushan Thiwanka Perera established a new National Record (Indoor) in the High Jump event at the Lone Star Conference 2021. The America based star athlete renewed the National Indoor record with a jump of 2.25m, the best any...

6 selected for Fazza Grand Prix 2021

6 National Para Athletes have been selected to participate at the Dubai 2021 Grand Prix = Fazza International Para Athletics Championship, which will commence on the 10th of February 2021. The event, like the rest of the Grand Prix season, was...

Asian Athletics Championship officially Cancelled

The 24th Athletics Championship has been officially called off according to Hongchen Yu, Secretary General of the Chinese Athletics Association, in a letter addressed to the Asian Athletics Association. The Asian Athletics Championship 2021 was originally scheduled to be held...

A new performance-based payment structure to be implemented in Sri Lanka Sports

A special ceremony organized to launch the plan of action formulated by the High-Performance Committee and provide the required facilities for National sporting stars, was held yesterday (27) at the Duncan White Auditorium of the Ministry of Sports.  The ceremony...
Nadeesha and Kalinga

Nadeesha and Kalinga win honours closing out Nationals 2020

Reigning champion in the Women’s 400m event Nadeesha Ramanayake and Kalinga Kumarage won major honours on the final day of the 98th National Athletics Championship. Photo Album - 98th National Athletics Championship 2020 – Day 03 10,000m – Women’s The final day...

Himasha and Amasha crowned 100m Champs

South Asian record Holder Himasha Eshan and Kandy sensation Amasha Desilva were crowned the Men’s and Women’s 100m champions at the 98th National Athletics Meet, this morning (28). The meet concluded its third successful day today at the Sugathadasa Stadium. 10,000m...
National Record

National Record for Sachini; Dilshi and Rusiru shine in the 800m

The 98th National Athletics Championship brought out it’s first National Record in the Women’s Pole Vault event. The Games were held in its usual hosting ground, the Sugathadasa Stadium. Day 2 of the Meet saw the finals of Men’s 3000m...

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