Sports Day brings community together

Fadhil Yunus

Universiti Islam Sultan Sharif Ali held their annual Sports Day at the Police Headquarter’s Hassanal Bolkiah Stadium in Gadong recently.

The UNISSA Sports Day 2021 aimed to strengthen ties among the UNISSA community and fill in the semester leave with healthy lifestyle activities.

Male participants competed in track and field while female participants competed insuch as congkak, board games and relay games.

The event began with the recitation of the Surah Al-Fatihah. It was followed by a march-past of competing school houses; Al-Mujtahidun in grey, Al-Mufakkirun in yellow, Al-Abqoriyun in blue and As-Syatirun in red.

Before the event, Members of the Sports and Logistics Unit led participants in warm
up exercises.

Representatives from Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD), Universiti Teknologi Brunei (UTB), Religious Teachers University College of Seri Begawan (KUPU SB) and Politeknik Brunei (PB) also participated.

UNISSA Rector Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal was the guest of honour.

ABOVE & BELOW: A student participating in track and field; and UNISSA Rector Dr Haji Norarfan bin Haji Zainal with participants during warm up exercises. PHOTOS: UNISSA