Navy records a number of victories at the National Sailing Championship – 2016

The annual National Sailing Championship - 2016 organised by the Ceylon Yacht Club was held at the Bolgoda Lake on 17th and 18th December 2016. The sailing team of the Sri Lanka Navy recorded a number of victories in the competition, displaying impressive performances.

Being the biggest event in the sailing calendar, the competition attracted the interest of many well-known sailing clubs in the competition. Those clubs were represented by over 75 yachts men and women along with 58 yachts. However, displaying excellent performances over other sailing clubs the Navy’s sailing team managed to secure the 1st and 2nd places in all the event categories they participated in.