Passing out parade of Hermann Loos Competition Camp - 2018

23rd October , 2018


The National Cadet Corps conducted its 101st Hermann Loos Challenge Trophy Parade on 23rd October 2018 at the National Cadet Corps Training Centre Rantambe under the patronage of Hon. Ruwan Wijewardene, State Minister of Defence. 55 school cadet platoons competed for this coveted trophy and the platoons were selected from Battalion Assessment Camps conducted throughout the year.


Out of nearly 3000 senior cadet platoons established in the island the Hermann Loos Challenge Trophy was awarded to the all island overall champion boy cadet platoon of the year 2018 Army Wing platoon of St. Sylvester’s College, Kandy, De Mazanod Vidyalaya, Kandana secured Runner-up position while Naval Wing platoon of St. Sylvester’s College, Kandy became third place of the competition.


There was a representation of officers and cadets from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Maldives at this momentous occasion. Cadets of these countries witnessed the caliber of our cadets.