30th September 2009, www.dailymirror.lk
The Organizing Committee of LE RAID L’ARBRE VERT AMAZONES, the world’s biggest multi-sport adventure race exclusively for women, arrived in Sri Lanka on Saturday (September 25), ahead of the international event set to take place from October 5 to 12.
Seen in the picture are the teams from Sri Lanka Tourism and CONNAISSANCE DE CEYLAN, the ground handling partner for the adventure race, welcoming the first team of the Organizing Committee. Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau Managing Director, Mr. Dileep Mudadeniya and CONNAISSANCE DE CEYLAN Chairman Mr. Chandra Wickramasinghe were also present at the BIA to receive the team.
CONNAISSANCE DE CEYLAN specializing in tours for the French market believes that this event will assist in promoting Sri Lanka’s true beauty and tourism potential as a preferred and premium travel destination to the world.
Picture by Kumarasiri Prasad –Airport Corr.