Several prominent corporate entities and institutions generously contributed sponsorships for the International Schools’ Athletic Championships (ISAC) 2016. The event was graced with the presence of Kumari Grero, Chairman, ISAC 2016 and Coordinating Principal of Lyceum Group of Schools, Palitha Jayathilake, Director General, ISAC 2016, Nikitha Grero, Director, Lyceum Group of Schools as well as the sponsors and the organising staff of ISAC 2016.
Addressing the gathering, Mr. Grero said, “An event of this size and nature teaches our international school children the true sport of sportsmanship… This event will not be possible if not for our sponsors”.
Pramila Paulraj, Regional Director and representative, Pearson Edexcel, the Principal Sponsor of ISAC 2016 said, “It is indeed a privilege for Pearson Edexcel to be a sponsor at this event yet again.. ISAC is one of the key events in (Edexcel’s) events calendar and we are pleased to partner Lyceum International School Nugegoda to organise this event.”
McDonald’s Sri Lanka, who joined as the Co-Sponsor of ISAC 2016, was represented at the event by Udaya Wijesuriya, Director, McDonald’s Sri Lanka. “It’s been great to be an ISAC sponsor,” he said while thanking Lyceum International School Nugegoda for offering them the opportunity.
Ceylon Biscuits Limited (CBL) under the brand name Ritzbury Revello joined as a special sponsor of the event and was represented by Theja Peiris, Group Manager, Marketing, CBL, while Lanka Pradeep, Head, Web Development, Wijeya Newspapers Ltd, the official print and media sponsor, represented the company.
Indika Amarasuriya, Marketing Manager, Mobitel and Aamir Arshad, Manager, Edu Geek, general sponsors of ISAC 2016 also attended the event.
The event was concluded after Mrs. Grero accepted the generous contributions of the sponsors towards ISAC 2016.
The event will also be supported by Special Sponsors Lyceum Careers and Higher Education, Soltrim as well as General Sponsors Hidramani Group and Malaysian Educational Application. The event will be held from March 4 – 6, 2016 at the Mahinda Rajapaksa Stadium in Diyagama.