The Federation of Motorcycle Sports in Sri Lanka was formed on the 1st of September 1997,spearheaded mainly by the late legendary rider Chandra de Costa.
The first president elected was Mr.MahindaWickramaratne, a veteran rider himself.
The rest of the committee members are as follows,
Ruwan Peiris - Vice President, Victor Wijeratne - Vice President, Dallas Martenstyne - Secretary, Ranjith Jinasena - Treasurer, Mano Sylva, Adrian Simon, T.Ragunathan, Shane Gunawardena, Gamini Dassanayake, Priya Munasinghe, U D Jinadasa, Deshan de Silva, Michael Ranjith, Shanaka Ambrose, Senani Pilapitiya.
The objective of the Federation of Motorcycle Sports in Sri Lanka (FMSSL) is to encourage &promote safety in competition and to provide an impartial event and competition program.
The National Awards Ceremony of the Federation of Motorcycle Sports in Sri Lanka (FMSSL), honouring the achievements of the top riders in 2017, was held on January 19 at the Grand Monarch in Thalawathugoda.
Champion riders, who competed in both the gravel and circuit events during the year 2017, were considered for the awards. Eleven champion riders who excelled in events held in the country received the prestigious National award, while five riders who participated in competitions overseas and have achieved exceptional feats, was recognised at the ceremony.
The Annual national awards ceremony organized by the Federation of Motorcycle Sports Sri Lanka (FMSSL) was held at the Grand Monarch Thalawathugoda Yesterday (19th) with the top riders who excelled in their respective disciplines throughout the year receiving accolades.
FMMSL is the official affiliated local representative of the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM). Having been responsible for supporting the local competitions and providing the required expertise let it be scrutinizing, officiating or creating the necessary ground work for the riders who represent the country in international competitions, FMSSL is the national body that oversees the two-wheeled competitions in the country.