Brunei Sea Scouts grab gold medal in ASEAN Seaboree

Lyna Mohamad

Brunei Darussalam Scouts Association (PPNBD) Sea Scouts contingent comprising five scout members returned home after attending the 1st ASEAN Seaboree 2019 held in Singapore from December 5-9.

The group won a gold medal for the compulsory Seaboree activity, the Dragon Boat race for Sub Camp and Heads of participating contingents.

Head of the contingent, Muhd Hamdanajib said that the experience was valuable for participants and expressed his gratitude for being able to bring home a gold medal.

Throughout the Seaboree event, the country’s contingent learnt about sea scout activities particularly Dragon Boat Race, kayaking and diving. The 1st ASEAN Seaboree was organised by the Singapore Scouts Association for scout members aged 12-17 which also saw participants from Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Hong Kong and other ASEAN member countries.

Brunei Darussalam Scouts Association Sea Scouts members in a group photo. PHOTO: PPNBD