A SPECIAL Olympics Brunei Darussalam (SOBD) athlete and two mentors recently completed an introductory workshop on the Athlete Leadership Programme (ALP) in Singapore.
The November 17-19 workshop focused on speech and governance training for athletes.
A total of seven countries within the Asia-Pacific region, (American Samoa, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia, Singapore, and Sri Lanka) took part in this year’s training conducted by Yee Saengsawang, the Special Olympics Asia Pacific ALPs Coordinator.
Among SOBD athletes, Siti Hazirah binti Zolkipli was chosen to attend the ALP workshop. She was accompanied by two mentors, Mindy Koay and Mona Irmiana Alimin.