| Achong Tanjong |
THE Brunei National Boat Race Association (Perkebar) in collaboration with Youth and Sports Department, Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports will organise the National Sports Boat Race 2014 on Nov 30 at Serasa Water Sports Complex in Muara.
The race will be divided into two categories open to all boat race teams locally and abroad and also invited teams from the private sector.
A total of seven categories will be contested namely: 200m and 500m Open for six paddlers respectively, 200m and 500m Open for 12 paddlers, 800m Open for 20 paddlers, 500m invited private sector team for 12 paddlers and 500m invited private sector for 20 paddlers.
Registration forms and further information can be obtained from Awg Haji Lakim bin Haji Tinggal at 8834311 or Awg Irwan bin Haji Ibrahim at 8671799. Closing date for entries is Nov 20 at 9am.
A team managers meeting will be held on Sunday (Nov 23) at 9am at Serasa Waters Sports Complex in Muara. Only team managers and assistant team managers are requested to attend the briefing.
Meanwhile, Perkebar announced that the National Traditional Boat Race Championship 2014 which is set to be held on Oct 26 has been postponed to another date which will be announced later.