Mas.Ratnasingam Senthuran from Jaffna Hindu College will be competing in the high jump event at the Addidas All School Competition on the coming Sunday, 11th November 2012 at 2.30pm at the Lakeside Stadium at Albert Park, Melbourne. Senthuran is a national gold medalist in high jump, having set a new record in the National Athletic Meet 2012.
Eight students from Sri Lanka are participating in the Addidas All School Competition, which will be conducted from 10th to 12th November 2012 at the Lakeside Stadium at Albert Park, Melbourne, Australia.
Mas.R.Senthuran had set a new record of 1.92 meter in Under 16 High Jump event at the National Junior Athletic Meet 2012 held in Colombo, Sri Lanka in May 2012 and won the gold medal. He also holds the school under 16 high jump record of 1.7m set at the college Athletic Meet 2012. He represents Sellathurai house at school.
The Principal Mr.V.Ganesharajah, Mr.P.Jeyaratnarajah, Teacher in Charge of Sports, Mr.K.Swaminathan, Teacher in Charge of Atheletics, Mr.C.Ramanan, Special Coach, other staff, his parents and old boys supported him to reach this height.
The Jaffna Hindu web team congratulates him on his achievements and wishes him to create a record in this event too.
Lakeside Stadium Details:
Address: 31-33 Aughtie Drive, Albert Park, Vic, 3206
Public transport: Tram lines 96 or 112
Parking: Lakeside Stadium Map
Direction: Lakeside Stadium Google Map