The all important flag off day of the three-night expedition got underway at the Rakna Lanka Premises at Thalapathpitiya as the well-equipped beasts took off to the hill capital of the island, Kandy this morning.
The participants were present at the premises early to hear out introductory speeches, followed by a brief description of the expedition.
Serving a delicious breakfast ahead of the journey, the commando regiment certainly did not fail to exceed the level of hospitality,
The participants themselves posed for a photograph before rallying one after the other in search of an adventure of a lifetime.
Tomorrow’s course will cover a distance of 166kms through a scenic route from Kandy to Ulhitiya,
stay tuned with daily sports for updates and photographs from Day 1.