Bruneian bags silver medal in Taiwan Spartan meet

Fadhil Yunus

Brunei’s Zulkernean bin Haji Tohara bagged a silver medal in his age category at the Spartan Race Stadion at the Taichung Intercontinental Baseball Stadium in Taiwan recently.

The local participant competed in a 5km run with 20 obstacles. During the challenge, he failed one obstacle which was the Spear Throw, and as a result he had to do 15 burpees as a penalty.

Zulkernean said it was a fast course with many flight of stairs and some obstacles along the way. He and his team will shift their focus to their next event in Kuching next month.

The Bruneian participant received his indoor training from Helmi Abdullah Fitness.

Zulkernean bin Haji Tohara on the podium. PHOTO: ZULKERNEAN TOHARA