By Morris Ratnayake
The 35th J.J.P Dehigama Orienteering Championship held with Hantanne as the background for their trekking pursuits was held with Rear Admiral Viitha Maraponne as the Chief guest, the final event held at Blaze Memorial Hall, at Kingswood Colelge, who celebrated a Century of Scouting receently
Photograaphs shws the winners of the competitionheld for three days, as Chmpions- Thurstan College ( Boys ) and Ananda Colege , Colombo as runners up.
Cahmpions in the Girls Guides section was Ratnapura Ferguson High School and runners by as Kandy Phsupadana Girsl College
A fellicitation Award was also presented to the oldest Scout of Kingswood L.B.Senaratne the holder of the “National Service Award” ipresented by the British Scout Asscoation.l.
The event was organised by the Kingswood Old Scouts Assocation. with the Secretary as Jewan Ariyapalaa..
1. The Chief Guest Rear Admiral Vijitha Marponne with the Champions. Also in the photograph is the Principal of Kingswood Upali Chandrakumar.
2. Rear Admiral Vijitha Maraponne presenting the Champions ship Trophy ot Ratnapura Ferguson High School Team . Also in he photogrfaph is the Principal of Kingswood Upali Chandrakumar.