Thanushan and Jasminan won gold and silver medals in all Island Athletic championships
Posted on: 06/10/2014 (Monday)
Kanthasamy Thanushan (2014 Arts) and Vaseekaran Jasminan (2013 Maths) won gold and silver medals respectively in all Island Athletic Championship for under 21 held today at Sugathadasa Stadium.
Kanthasamy Thanushan achieved 1.95 m in the high jump all Island competition and became the first with gold medal. Vaseekaran Jasminan leaped 6.96 m in long jump and became second with silver medal. He has got medals in 2011 for national long jump in under 17. They are in Colombo now with their coach Mr.Ramanan and teacher in charge Mr.Kandiah Suvaminathan.
On behalf of Jaffna Hindu Community, our Web team extends their wishes and appreciation for the wonderful achievement from young hinduites. Also request International OBAs to help them and other young sportsmen to achieve and win more medals in Island level in the future.
Reported by Sanmugasuntharalingam Vaheesan
Kanthasamy Thanushan - Gold Medalist - All Island High Jump
Vaseekaran Jasminan - Silver Medialist - All Island Long Jump