The Kandy Branch of the Java Institute for Advanced Technology organised a rugby for the students of the Institute. The primary goal of this sporting event was to enhance the bonds of friendship between students and to establish a platform that can be used
to minimise the stress of studies. Two teams took part in the rugby tournament and these two teams represented the Colombo Branch and the Kandy Branch of the Java Institute
Held on the 7th of July 2012 the rugby tournament initiated in style and ended with the Kandy team clinching victory by a seven point margin. The game was tightly contested and the Kandy team garnered a total of 50 points. The Colombo Branch and the Kandy Branch displayed their skills and sportsmanship adeptly. A trophy
was handed to the rugby team of the Kandy Branch.
As mentioned above, this exciting event was organised to create a joyful occasion for the students so that they can escape their busy schedules. Many students enjoyed the event and they were delighted to cheer their teams. The match was played at the Peradeniya ground of Kandy. All the students cooperated with each other and the relationship between students of different branches was solidified.
In addition to the excitement and thrills of this amazing event, the students were able to form a unique bond between the
Institute and the panel of staff as theatmosphere at the grounds were different than what they experienced during study sessions. Overall, this particular event was a roaring success and it was a source of delight for all participants.
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