The 57th national level athletic championships of the 57th national level junior athletic championships are being held in the Sugathadasa Stadium from day before yesterday.
Puvitharan wins gold
Puvitharan of the Chavakachcheri Hindu college, won a Gold in Pole Vault under 20, clearing 4.40 Meters.
Mary Laxica wins Silver
J.Mary Laxica representing Jaffna Athletics Association won a Silver in the under 20 Hammer throw, throwing the hammer to 23.51 meter.
Sobana cross 10,000 meter mark to clinch a Bronze
J. Sobana of the Chavakacheri Driberg College, representing Jaffna Athletics Association won a Bronze running under 20, 10.000 meters in 1:17: 26.12.