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* Sri Lanka President enjoys car racing at Fox Hill Super Cross
Sat, Apr 17, 2010, 08:22 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 17, Diyathalawa: President Mahinda Rajapaksa today attended the Sri Lanka's grandest motor racing event, 18th annual Fox Hill Super Cross 2010 in Diyathalawa.

Here President is seen enjoying a thrilling moment of the race with the First Lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa, Army Commander Lieutenant General Jagath Jayasooriya, Mrs. Jayasooriya, and MP-elect Sajin Vaas Gunawardena.

Fox Hill Super Cross is Sri Lanka Army's premier sports event. The main objective of the annual event is to generate funds for the infrastructure necessary for the Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA).

The Sri Lanka Association of Racing Drivers and Rides collaborates with the Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA) to ensure the successful conduct of races each year. This year there were 13 motor car events and 17 motorcycle races in the 2-day event that started yesterday (16).

(Pictures by Chandana Perera)

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