The world renowned sports brand adidas, recently sponsored the Colombo Athletics City Marathon which was held on 26 April 2015 at the Colombo Racecourse. The marathon covered a distance of 42.195 km and started from the Colombo Racecourse, covering High Level Road, Battaramulla, Borella, Colpetty, the Khan Clock Tower, Colombo Fort and ending at the Racecourse grounds.
The event was conducted under four categories; the full marathon (men and women), school goers (boys and girls), the mini marathon and the team challenge. The marathon saw a large amount of participation and the winners of each category were awarded cash prizes.
Commenting on the sponsorship Milad Jayman, adidas Sales Manager Sri Lanka stated, “adidas is proud to be a sponsor of the Colombo Athletics City Marathon, which is one of the most popular sports events in the city. In Sri Lanka, adidas offers a range of performance driven footwear and apparel for athletes and sports lovers. Products from adidas are technically designed to offer optimal durability and help athletes boost their performance. We are continuously supporting fitness enthusiasts and sports professionals in Sri Lanka by offering the best apparel and accessories, to improve their overall athletic performance.”
Hameedia is the sole agent of adidas in Sri Lanka. A variety of adidas products, including the recently introduced Energy Boost range of running shoes is available at exclusive adidas outlets across Sri Lanka. The Energy Boost range of shoes is comfortable, performs well, and is designed to safeguard runners from any major injuries.The adidas outlets offer the best sports performance footwear in a variety of colors, sizes and styles.