Colombo District Swimming Gala 2019

Date : 19th October 2019

Time : 8.00 am Onwards

Venue : S.Thomas’ College Mount Lavinia Swimming Pool

All the participants were present at the swimming pool premisses. The opening Ceremony began at 8.00 am the, the national flag was hoisted by the Sub Warden Mr. Asanka Perera, the college flag was hoisted by Mr. Beshan Kulapala and the District flag was hoisted by the Colombo District Representative.

The event was going well and a lot of competition among the troops were shown. the hyped spectators warmed up all swimmers in the pool where the gala was running all good. All participants had their lunch break at 1.00 pm and the game recommenced at 2.00pm and we saw a new lot of highly energized swimmers around the pool for the other half of the event. The arrival of the chief guest that evening Mr. Jayanga Perera the Managing Director of Ceylon Biscuits Limited was at around 3.00 pm . He was welcomed by the Senior Scouts of our troop at the Swimming pool premisses.

Everyone including the chief guest that evening had and amazing time at the event and Moments later the Colombo District Commissioner Mr. Suren Wickramatileke arrived at the event. After all the events in the pool and until the final scores were calculate the Scuba Diving team of College had a display in the poll to keep the crowd and the participants hyped. And the Event was adjourned.