Sports
National sailing winners

The GP 14 National Sailing Championship — 2001 organized by the Yachting Association of Sri Lanka and sponsored by Standard Chartered Bank was held recently at the Bolgoda Lake.

The winners of the competition were Mr. & Mrs. Anil Gunawardena and the runners up were L. P. K. Gunatilaka and KDS Kumara of the Navy. D. P. Newton and H. A. Rajapakse also of the Navy won the joint third place.

Simultaneously the Optimist Sailing Competition was held for those under 15 years of age. The winner was Lakshan Jirasinghe of S. Thomas Mt. Lavinia and the second place went to Rehan Dias of Royal.

The winners received their trophies from Mr. & Mrs. Vivek Chand, Head of Consumer Banking Standard Chartered Bank.


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