Royal College Colombo and Visakha Vidyalaya Colombo emerged Boys and Girls champions respectively in the inaugural School National Fencing Championship worked off at the MAS Royal Arena Auditorium in Reid Avenue on Wednesday.
Royal came on top when they bagged 15 medals including four Gold Medals, two Silver Medals and nine Bronze Medals while Mahawatte MV Kandy took the second spot with six medals followed by Yatiena MV Malwana with four medals.
Visakha Vidyalaya won ten medals comprising of five Gold Medals, two Silver Medals and three Bronze Medals.
Princess of Wales Moratuwa were placed second with two medals and Mahawatte MV Kandy were placed third.
Meanwhile S. Avishka of Pannala National School was adjudged the Best Fencer in the Boys’ category while Chathuni Karunaratne of Princess of Wales won the Best Fencer award in the Girls category.