KOTAWARINGIN BARAT, BORNEO24.COM – Archery Competition that was held by Perpani Kotawaringin Barat, finally done. This event was held in front of Tarmili Field, Sampuraga Stadion, Kobar. The event lasts for 2 days which on November 30th and December 1st.
Secretary of Perpani Kobar, Agus Salim said that Marunting Archery Competition is an event of searching the talented athletes and also for the strengthen ties of friendship among the archery activists at Kobar. This tournament was followed by 69 athletes.
It was mentioned that Marunting Archery Competition is an archery festival of Kobar scale which is the pioneer of the acculturation of archery in Indonesia. This activity was hoped can make the archery be archery as the sport that will be the nation’s culture for increasing health and fitness as well as forming a strong national character.
“Young man as the advancement milestone of the nation needs to have a competitive character and strong personality as one of the indicators for Indonesian advancement,” he mentioned.
Salim explained that this event is a civilization process, find new talented athletes and the creation of archery. Hope this event will be held routinely for ongoing coaching. This event also for the strengthen ties of friendship among the archery athletes at Kobar.
“Perpani Kobar keeps doing the efforts for increasing the quality and quantity of the athletes. Therefore, they can reach an achievement later. It also to find new talented athletes of archery henceforth continuous coaching is carried out. This event also as the strengthen ties of friendship among the archery interest and lovers at Kotawaringin Barat and surrounding area,” he added.