Army athletes set three National Records

November 07, 2021

Sri Lanka Army’s three athletes set three records at the 2nd stage of the 99th National Athletic Championship held at Sugathadasa Stadium.

Army sources stated that Corporal Roshan Dammika Ranathunga of the Sri Lanka Electrical and Mechanical Engineers established a new Sri Lanka record by clocking just 13.89 seconds in the 110m hurdle race.

In the pole vault, Private K.L.S.K Perera of Sri Lanka Signal Corps established another new national record by recording 3.57m.

In the meantime, the Army long-jumper, Private Sarangi Silva of Sri Lanka Women’s Corps made one more new record by recording 6.48m, the Army confirmed.