SPORTS AND RECREATION IN TAWAU
Updated on 17-5-2011 TUE 9:42PM
Festival Silat Nusantara
Invitational Nusantara Silat Festival 2011
|Creative Combat Class in the Boys' Category|
|Winner 219 points||Terengganu|
|Runner-up 212 points||Kuala Lumpur (Kuala Lumpur pipped Singapore in terms of presentation technique.)|
|Third 212 points||Singapore|
|Creative Combat Class
in the Girls' Category
(Only two teams took part in this category.)
|Winner 207 points||Singapore A|
|Second 206 points||Terengganu|
|Institutions of higher learning Category - Boy|
|Winner 209 points||Ungku Omar Polytechnic|
|Runner-up 182 points||National Defense University|
|Third 177 points||the Tawau Community College.|
|Institutions of higher learning Category - Girl|
|Winner 185 points||Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia|
|Runner-up 183 points||Tawau Community College|
|Silat Nusantara Festival 2011 was
held in Tawau 15th to 19th May 2011 over 250 participants.
Datuk Seri Mohd Ali Rustam is the president of the National Silat Federation of Malaysia.
All states, except 4, of Malaysia participated.
Singapore sent a team of 38 Silat players to Tawau under coach Mr. Raziz Hussin.
The closing of the festival will be Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Musa Aman.
World's Biggest Silat Court To Be Build In Melaka
Malaysian Silat Federation (Pesaka)
president Datuk Seri Mohd Ali Mohd Rustam announced that Melaka is
building the biggest silat 'court' in the world this year.
The 4 states not participating are Perlis, Kedah, Kelantan and Penang.
What make Festival Silat Nusantara unique is the gamelan music.