Sri Lanka’s veteran International Technical Official (ITO) PHD Waidyatilaka gets another assignment to officiate as an ITO at the World under-20 Championships to be held in Bydgoszcz, Poland from July 19 to 24.

In addition to being an ITO, he is also a member of the elite panel of lecturers of the IAAF. He is a founder vice president of the Asia Masters Athletics and had been a member of the Stadia Committee of the World Masters Athletics from 2003 to 2013.

Waidyatilaka has vast experience as an ITO, having officiated in all major competitions such as Olympic Games, World Championships, Commonwealth Games, IPC world championships World Masters Championships and World University Games.