The tournament, which drew extensive participation from the cream of Sri Lanka’s golfing talent, competed for the gold medal prize in a true test of skill and precision with Dr. R. S. Senerath Yapa and Mr. Harendra De Silva topping the Masters Division with net scores of 68 and 71 respectively.
Competitors, tournament organizers, spectators and chief sponsors Astoria Colombo all hailed the event as being a resounding success while Astoria’s developers, AVIC International expressed interest in maintaining a continuing relationship with the RCGC moving forward; particularly given the enthusiastic response to the tournament and the interest shown in Astoria Colombo.
“We are extremely pleased to be able to link up with the Royal Colombo Golf Club to help promote and develop the sport in Sri Lanka and we are of course grateful for the opportunity to help showcase the Astoria Colombo to such a distinguished audience whom we believe can truly appreciate the finer points that have gone into the design and construction of this beautiful condominium property.
“The Royal Colombo Golf Club is steeped in a rich history and we are proud to have been able to support them today. Moving forward we are confident that the Astoria too will evoke the same level of prestige and we hope to continue developing such synergies in future.”
Situated in the heart of Colombo 03 on three acres of freehold land, the Astoria will be comprised of 4 towers housing 608 luxurious apartments – categorized into 2,3 and 4 bedroom units in addition to stunning penthouse suites that incorporate a host of cutting-edge amenities, spacious design and breath-taking views.
The Astoria will also have open air swimming pools, squash courts, yoga rooms, play areas for children, and extensive club and spa facilities in addition to a chic 2,200 square meter shopping complex that will be stocked with the best top-end consumer brands and retailers in order to cater to the sophisticated requirements of its discerning residents.
Further, Astoria’s developers have also taken extensive measures to ensure the safety and security of its residents through the incorporation of extensive security systems and protocols, in addition to intelligent building design in order to ensure efficiency.
The property is set to revolutionize the Colombo skyline by 2017 with construction already well underway. Meanwhile, interest in the Astoria Colombo is increasing rapidly with over half of available rooms having already been sold.
A subsidiary of the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), AVIC is a state-owned mega incorporation administrated by the Chinese government. It owns almost 200 member companies, 26 listed companies and approximately 400,000 employees and is listed among America’s Fortune 500 companies.