PUTRAJAYA: Malaysia’s elite paralympic athletes are more prepared to face the Paralympic Games in London compared to the previous edition in Beijing, China, four years ago. National Sports Council (NSC) Director Datuk Seri Zolkples Embong said: “They are better prepared... more »
KUCHING: Despite the impressive bronze medal feat of diving queen Pandelela Rinong Pamg at the 2012 London Olympics, the state is currently short of divers with world class potentials. Social Development Minister Tan Sri William Mawan Ikom when asked by... more »
KUCHING: National diver Bryan Nickson Lomas has revealed that he might not make it to the next Olympics which will be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2016.
KUCHING: Assistant Minister of Sports Datuk Lee Kim Shin revealed last Sunday that the state government already has a strategic plan to construct and upgrade all sports facilities in the state including aquatics centres.
KUCHING: Assistant Minister of Youth Development and Housing, Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah has commented that sports personalities, especially those from Sarawak should not make monetary reward as their main motivation to do well in sports.
KUCHING: Sarawak State Sports Council (MSNS) director Francis Nyurang Ding has the view that Sarawak will have to build new aquatics centre before Sukma 2016 if the existing diving facilities at the National Aquatics Centre of Excellent here are not... more »
KUCHING: Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek will visit Olympic medallist Pandelela Rinong Pamg at Kampung Jugan, Bau on Aug 27.
PUTRAJAYA: National diving queen Pandelela Rinong was yesterday appointed the Women, Family and Community Development Ministry’s Excellent Young Woman Icon for her bronze medal achievement in the London Olympics. The ministry’s secretary-general Datuk Dr Noorul Ainur Mohd Nur said Pandelela... more »