The 47th edition of the Sir John Tarbat Junior School Athletic Championship is scheduled to be held at the Mahaweli Stadium, Embilipitiya from the 22nd to the 25th of October 2016.
Sri Lanka Schools Athletic Association (SLSAA) will partner sole sponsors Ritzbury to conduct the event.
In total, over 5500 students are expected to take part under the age categories 12, 13, 14 and 15.
As reported in the Sunday Times, “Ritzbury and sports go hand in hand. As a brand we have always been in the frontline in enriching young athletes of the country. Through Ritzbury we promise to continue in uplifting school sports and budding athletes of this country. It’s the utmost satisfaction of the brand to see promising youngsters receiving national and international recognition in sports,” said Theja Peiris, Group General Manager – Marketing of CBL.