Forces Jaffna (SF-J) in collaboration with “Sabaragamuwa Stallions”
Sports Club conducted a Rugger coaching camp for Jaffna students
on Saturday, November 17th at Durayappah Stadium.
camp came to Jaffna as a the result of the request made by the
Commander SF-J Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe from the Sabaragamuwa
Stallions in order to improve the standard of the sport and with
hope to bring Jaffna budding players to national level.
male and female students from Manippay Hindu College, Jaffna Central
College, Jaffna St. Patrick’s College, Kayts St. Anthony’s College,
Kolombuthurai St. John’s College, Mathagal St. Joseph’s Girls’
College and Chavakachcheri Hindu College participated in the one
day workshop conducted by Mr. A Roniman, Mr. Mathanruban, Mr.
R. Subiraj, Mr. V.Thineah, Mr. J. Thanis, Mr. J. Thilakshan and
Mr. S. Uthayan.
ceremony was attended by Commander SF-J Maj. Gen. Mahinda Hathurusinghe,
Commander 512 Brigade Colonel Ajith Pallawala, Director Sabaragamuwa
Stallions Mr. Varuna de Silva, Ms. Varuni Vanderpoorten and Mr.
F. A. Amith.
Officer 23rd Gajaba Regiment Lieutenant Colonel Aruna Wijekoon
coordinated the coaching camp.