17th ASIAN GAMES
The biggest sports event, next to Olympics the Asian Games 2014 will be held from 19th September to 4th October 2014 at Incheon, Korea.
Yachting Association of Sri Lanka intends to participate in Laser Standard & Windsurfing Mistral Events. We are very much confident to get a Medal from Windsurfing.
IODA ASIAN – 2016
WE ARE PLANNING TO HOLD IODA ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIP IN 2016 IN SRI LANKA.
ACHIEVEMENTS OF THE SPORT
Sovereign Gold to Yachting by His Excellency the President Mahinda Rajapaksa
The felicitation ceremony of Asian Games Medalists of 1970's and before at the Opening Ceremony of New Ministry of Sports Building was held on 29th January 2014.
Only 5 sports got this opportunity and Mr. Ekendra Edirisinghe from Yachting was also one of them. We congratulate him & wish him the long life.
The next Period, 1971 to 2013 also we won an Asian Games Medal by Prominent Sailor Lalin Jirasinghe crewed by W.P.K.Janaka bringing glory to Sri Lanka & in 2014 Asian Games we are very confident that we do the same from Windsurfing Mistral Event..