Prasanna Madonza won the over-50 28km race at the Nestomalt Cycling Challenge 2022 held at the Viharamahadevi Park, Colombo on 28 August.
The event was organised by the Cycling Federation of Sri Lanka under the guidance of the Ministry of Youth and Sports for the second consecutive year, and sponsored by the ‘Good food, Good life’ company’s flagship brand – Nestlé Nestomalt.
Prasanna was followed by W. Rohitha, Eric Iran Perera, Anthony Dias and Terrence Kinson.
“For decades, Nestlé Nestomalt has energized Sri Lankan athletes to be 100% ready in body and mind. Staying true to our brand’s purpose of powering progress, we are pleased to collaborate with the Cycling Federation of Sri Lanka yet again, to provide a platform for our talented cyclists to showcase their skills, paving the way to fast-track their professional cycling careers” said Ruwan Welikala, Vice President – Dairy, Nestlé Lanka.
Seven races took place at Viharamahadevi Park, Colombo, amidst the cheer of enthusiastic spectators.
Over 50 Men-Distance 28 KM – (1) Prasanna Madonza, 45.12, (2) W. Rohitha, 45.12, Kelani Cycle Club (3) Eric Iran Perera, 45.22., Kelani Cycle Club (4) Anthony Dias, 45.22, Sri Eksath Cycling Club,(5) Terrence Kinson, 46.03 Kadirana Speed Cycling Club