Military teams compete in golf tourney

The Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Inter-Services Golf Tournament 2019 was held at the RBAF Golf Club in Berakas Garrison yesterday, according to a press release.

Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof was the guest of honour.

Commander of the RBAF Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud and Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence (MinDef) Brigadier General (Rtd) Dato Seri Pahlawan Shahril Anwar bin Haji Ma’awiah along with RBAF service commanders, deputy permanent secretaries, directors as well as senior officers, officers and personnel from the MinDef and RBAF were also present.

Five teams from the MinDef, Royal Brunei Land Force (RBLF), Royal Brunei Navy (RBN), Royal Brunei Air Force (RBAirF) and a combined team from the Training Institute RBAF (TI RBAF) and Defence Academy RBAF (DA RBAF) participated in this year’s tournament which was organised by the RBN.

The RBLF emerged as champions for this year’s RBAF Inter-Services Golf Tournament with MinDef coming in second and the RBAirF finishing in third.

The minister presented the group prizes while the Commander of the RBAF presented prizes to the Novelty and Individual category winners.

Guest of honour Minister of Defence II Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Rtd) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi bin Haji Mohd Yussof, Commander of the Royal Brunei Armed Forces (RBAF) Major General Pengiran Dato Paduka Seri Aminan bin Pengiran Haji Mahmud and Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence (MinDef) Brigadier General (Rtd) Dato Seri Pahlawan Shahril Anwar bin Haji Ma’awiah in a group photo with the participating teams at the RBAF Inter-Services Golf Tournament 2019. PHOTO: MINDEF