Shelinda Jansen of Gateway College Colombo who excelled at the Youth Olympics held in Argentina, received the R.I.T Alles Challenge Trophy and the Edexcel Challenge Trophy for the second successive year by winning both 100m and 200m at ISAC 2020.
The International Schools’ Athletics Championship (ISAC) 2020, organized by Gateway College, was held from 14 - 16 February 2020 at the Sugathadasa Stadium. The well orgasnised meet saw 2000 athletes from 24 reputed International Schools in healthy competition and good sportsmanship.
Mrs. Rohini Alles, the Managing Director of the Gateway Group was the Chief Guest at the Opening Ceremony on Saturday the 15 th while Hon. Dinesh Gunawardena, the Minister of Foreign Relations and Minister of Skills Development, Employment and Labour Relations and Leader of the House of Parliament graced the closing ceremony as the Chief Guest on Sunday the 16 th of February. Ms. Premila Paulraj, Regional Director - Asia, Pearson PLC and Mr. Nalin Herath, Chairman of Home Lands Skyline were the Guests of Honour for the Closing Ceremony.
The Principal Sponsors of the event were Pearson Edexcel and Ceylon Biscuits Ltd. The event was also supported by Home Lands Skyline, The Hatton National Bank, DSI Samson Group, Airtel, Oxford University Press, Asiri Health and the Gateway Graduate School.