| Achong Tanjong |
THE Ministry of Home Affairs in collaboration with Ministry of Industry and Primary Resources; and Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports will be organising Brunei Darussalam Regatta Boat Race 2015 on March 1 at Dermaga Diraja in the capital. The race is conducted by Brunei Darussalam National Boatrace Association (PERKEBAR).
The competition consists of seven sections such as Open Section, Youth Open Section (Under 22), Invitation Section, Inter – Ministries Section, Marathon Open Section and Special Section. The race is divided into two distance race; 1,000m and not less than 3,000m (for marathon event). Twelve categories will be contested.
Two types of boats will be used during the competition; Traditional boat (PT) and Fibre Glass Boat (PF) and using own paddler.
Registration forms can be obtained from Regatta Secretariat at Fourth Floor, Ministry of Home Affairs.
For further details, interested parties can contact Awg Haji Lakim bin Haji Tinggal, at 8834311. The closing date for registration is on February 7.
Meanwhile, team managers meeting will be held on February 19, 2015 (Thursday) at 9am at Theatre Hall of Hassanal Bolkiah National Stadium in Berakas.