29th June 2016 01:35:34 Hours
Vijayaba Motorcross-2016, the mammoth and exciting racing event in the Vijayaba Infantry Regiment’s (VIR) calendar of sports project got off the ground at Boyagane racing track with a record crowd on Sunday (26).
Organized by the VIR Regimental Headquarters, Boyagane, together with the support and directions of the Sri Lanka Racing Riders’ Association (SLRRA), this year’s event produced new records in both military and civil categories. At the invitation of Major General K. Gunawardene, Colonel of the Regiment, VIR, Major General Milinda Peiris, Chief of Staff graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and distributed trophies and certificates to the winners.
Winners of the Vijayaba Motorcross are as follows;
Mr Ishan Dassanayake won the 1st place in the civil category while Lance Corporal Premarathne won the 1st place in the Army category.