SOBD athletes receive sponsored jerseys from Fitness Zone

26 Oct


|     James Kon     |

EIGHT athletes with three officials who will compete in the 9th Special Olympic Borneo Cup 5 Aside football tournament 2016 at Kota Kinabalu Malaysia from October 27-30, and the 5th Special Olympics Southeast Asia 5 Aside Unified Football Tournament 2016 in Manila, Philippines from November 16-21 yesterday attended the handing over ceremony of their official jerseys.

Wu Chun, the Managing Director of Fitness Zone presented the jerseys to Lt Col Pengiran Haji Rambli bin Pengiran Haji Bunut, the President of Special Olympic Brunei Darussalam (SOBD) at Fitness Zone Kiulap. Also present were David Lee, the football coach and Haji Hamdan Ajak, the head of the delegation to Malaysia as well as coach Haji Wahib Ismail.

Coach David Lee in a statement highlighted on their preparation, “We have been training hard for the past one month together with the other SOBD teams who are going to Manila next. The team is ready as we are the defending champion and will try to retain the title.”

Meanwhile, Wu Chun also commented, “We are happy to see that SOBD has been very active in shaping and exposing the athletes to bring pride to Brunei. We hope that we can encourage the athletes by giving them a strong support.”


Source: Borneo Bulletin


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