It was an exciting day of inter-house competition. Lionel House emerged champions with 942 points at the annual inter-house athletic meet of Gateway College, Kandy which was worked off at the Bogambara Stadium.
Second place went to Stephen House with 803 points, third place to Dudley House with 592 points and fourth place Solomon House who accumulated 556 points.
The Chief Guest at the meet was Major General Shavendra Silva with Chairman of Gateway Group, Dr. Harsha Alles. Director of Gateway College Kandy Asoka B. Herath, the Principal Gladwin Canagasabey and Head of Sports Major B. Kohona were present to add colour.
All athletes participated with great enthusiasm and presented a spectacular display of precision and discipline. Chairman Gateway Group of Schools Dr. Alles and Director Asoka B Hearth were happy at the way the new principal Gladwin Canagasabey had organized the event. The students who participated made their parents happy.
Winners – Under-9 (Girls) Malshi de Silva, (Boys) Sakith Edirisinhearachchi.
Under-11 (Girls) Mohishka Vijayan, (Boys) Saad Faleel.
Under-13 (Girls) Kanza Kiyas, (Boys) Demida de Silva.
Under-15 (Girls) Sethmi Sumnaweera, (Boys) Shane Raja Yogeshwaran.
Under-17 (Girls) Sithini Amunupura, (Boys) Pornthicai Yemplab.
Under-19 (Girls) Sevmini Wijetunga, (Boys) Santhush Siyambalapitiya.
Under-20 (Girls) Athidya Alahendran, (Boys) Fham Ajmal.