We are pleased to announce that the Trinity Weightlifting team bagged its 4th Championship for the year and was recently crowned Champions at the ‘All-Island School Games 2022‘ organised by the Ministry of Education, Sri Lanka.
The Championship took place at the Royal College, Polonnaruwa premises from the 21st to 23rd of October 2022.
The team won the following shields:
- Under 17 All Island Championship
- Under 20 All Island Championship
- Overall Championship
The following lifters won medals:
49kg – Thisal Rajapakse
73kg – Yasan Kavsidu
96kg – Sadil Angammana
109kg+ – Missaka Wickramasekara
73kg – Abidh Jameel
89kg – Chamod Dehigama
81kg – Dhuwarakesh Vijaykumar
96kg – Sherwain Wavita
Trinity emerged Champions with a total score of 26 points followed by Walagamba Maha Vidyalaya with a score of 14 points, Jaffna Hindu College with a score of 13 points, and Royal College, Colombo with a score of 8 points.
Trinity weightlifters also became Champions at the All Island Inter School Weightlifting Championship 2022 and Junior Novices Weightlifting Championship 2022 bagging a total of 4 shields this year.
We congratulate the Weightlifting team, the Coach Mr. Manju Wijerathne and the Master-in-Charge Mr. Kanchana Galagoda for their continuous dedication and commitment to the sport. We wish them best for all future tournaments.