12 (V) Sri Lanka Artillery troops of the 541 Infantry Brigade of the 54 Infantry Division organized a friendly football tournament among local teams in the area on Sunday (March 26) at the Kaththalampiddi playground with the intention of uplifting harmony and comradeship between the troops and the villagers.
The annual Inter Battalion Sports Tournament of the Special Forces (SF) Regiment concluded on 23 March 2023 in a simple closing ceremony, held at the 3 Special Force Regimental Headquarters at Mundimurippu, Vauniya.
A friendly cricket match, organized by 5 (v) Mechanized Infantry Regiment (MIR) troops of the 661 Infantry Brigade of the 66 Division under the Security Force HQ- Mullaitivu between them and the Mullaitivu Pallikuda Kaleoli Sports Club got underway at the 5 (v) MIR playground in Pallikuda on 22 March as a project that promotes co-operation and goodwill between civilians and members of the security Forces.
The Defence Services’ Motor Racing Championship - 2023 conducted by the Sri Lanka Air Force at Colombo Supercross Racing Track at Welisara during 16-17 March 2023 was won by riders of the Sri Lanka Army.
The 2 (v) Sri Lanka Army General Service Corps (SLAGSC) evaluated athletic skills of those who performed well in sports both at national and international levels and appreciated their skills by inviting them into the office of the Commanding Officer of 2 (v) SLAGSC on 15 March at Panagoda.
A volleyball tournament, organized for all players in Brigades and Battalions under command to the Security Force Headquarters-Jaffna (SFHQ-J) with the aim of promoting teamwork spirits, personal connection and increasing the overall performance among the troops got underway before the final tussle was competed on Monday (20) at the SFHQ-J gymnasium.
The awarding ceremony of Taekwondo Championship in the 12th Defence Services Games (DSG) took place at Panagoda Army Indoor gymnasium on Thursday (16 March) where Major General Channa Weerasuriya, Chairman, Army Sports Committee and Chief of Staff graced the occasion as the Chief Guest.
The Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment's (SLSR) inter-battalion athletic meet -2023 organized by troops of the 2 (V) SLSR was held at the Digana playground in Kandy during 04 - 05 March 2022 with formalities.
The inter Division Football Championship - 2023 of the Security Force HQ- Wanni (SFHQ -Wanni) got underway at the 54 Infantry Division Playground in Mannar from Feb 08 to Mar 10. 07 teams of all formations vied for the trophy.