Command Sports Unit


The Command Sports Unit is responsible for the effective function of the sports & recreationactivities and the administration of all Physical Training Instructors (PTIs) of the SLAF.

The Command Sports Unit acts in close liaison with the Air Force Sports Council in organizing Inter Unit Sports Tournaments and supports the SLAF Sports teams as and when required.

Composition of the Command Sports Unit

- Command Sports Officer
- Assistant Command Sports Officer
- Command Physical Training Instructor (Command PTI)

Command Sports Officer
Air Commodore
Lenard Rodrigo
Command PTI
Warrant Officer
TN Vidanage


Brief History of the Command Sports Unit

The Command Sports Unit was established as a separate Unit on 1st January 2005 and it is administered by the Command Sports Officer and assisted by the Assistant Command Sports Officer and the Command Physical Training Instructor (Command PTI).

 

Past Command Sports Officers  
Air Commodore BAN Mendis - 01 January 2005 -16 July 2007
Group Captain OFHV Fernando -16 July 2007 -01 January 2011
Air Commodore OFHV Fernando - 01 January 2011 -09 November 2011
Air Commodore NHV Gunarathne - 09 November 2011 -17 January 2012
Air Commodore KFR Fernando - 17 January 2012 -12 March 2012
Wing Commander RGC Deepthi - 12 March 2012 -26 April 2012
Group Captain RGCD Ravihansa - 27 March 2012 -31 January 2014
Wing Commander KKSC Jayathilake - 01 February 2014  
     
Past Command PTIs  
Sergeant Labroy DG 1961 - 1966  
Corporal Aluvihare M 1966 - 1968  
Flight Sergeant Labroy DG 1968 – 1969  
Sergeant Paul RD 1969 – 1974  
Sergeant Ebert SJA 1975 – 1980  
Sergeant Pinto Jayawardane 1980 – 1984  
Flight Sergeant Pinto Jayawardane 1984 – 1986  
Flight Sergeant De Silva TG 1987 – 1988  
WO TG De Silva 1988 – 1999  
WO DN Thajudeen 1999 – 2007  
WO KA Chandrasiri 2007 – 2008  
WO MMA Munasinghe 2008 – 2009  
MWO MMA Munasinghe 2009 – 2012  
WO MKK Munasinghe 2012 – 2017  
MWO MKK Munasinghe 2013 – 2014