RM1,000 up for grabs in recreational park naming competition

A PROJECT naming competition for the Lebuh Sungai Pinang 7 neighbourhood park in Bandar Sri Pinang is open to Malaysians aged 12 years and above from today until Feb 22 (5pm) this year. State Youth and Sports Committee chairman Soon Lip Chee said only one winner would be selected by a jury panel for the […]

Penang exempts bowling centres from entertainment licence and duty

BOWLING centres in Penang do not have to pay for entertainment licence and entertainment duty from next year. State Youth and Sports Committee chairman Soon Lip Chee said the state executive council had on Dec 17 approved the guidelines for exemption from the entertainment licence and entertainment duty on tenpin bowling activities in Penang from […]

Pusat Kecemerlangan Pengakap negeri kini di Kem Bina Diri MSN,

SOON Lip Chee and Harry Chai Heng Hua (kanan) saling berbincang agenda pembangunan kemudahan di tapak perkhemahan PUSKEB negeri baharu di Pantai Robina di sini tadi. SOON Lip Chee (tengah) menyaksikan Harry Chai Heng Hua (kiri) dan Zulkafli Kamaruddin (kanan) saling menukar dokumen perjanjian penyerahan kuasa pengurusan Kem Bina Diri MSN dekat Pantai Robina di […]

PSSC hires experienced hands to coach Penang Sukma athletes

LET down by an insipid performance in the athletics programme of the last Sukma (Malaysia Games) in Perak in 2018, the Penang State Sports Council (PSSC) has hired 10 part-time coaches to develop a stronger team to compete for medals in the 20th Sukma in Johor in April next year. Although Penang finished with 32 […]

Persiapan SUKMA capai 80 peratus, MSNPP tumpu pembangunan olahraga

BATU UBAN – Persiapan atlet-atlet Sukan Malaysia (SUKMA) Pulau Pinang bagi temasya dwi tahunan itu kini berada pada tahap 80 peratus, maklum Pengarah Majlis Sukan Negeri Pulau Pinang (MSNPP), Harry Chai Heng Hua. Katanya, baki 20 peratus tersebut adalah disebabkan faktor atlet yang tidak dapat berlatih secara penuh berikutan kekangan tinggal di asrama dan pematuhan […]

Traditional sports will be revitalised, says exco man

THE Penang government is committed to promoting traditional sports that are increasingly forgotten by the people nowadays in view of the digital era. State Youth and Sports Committee chairman Soon Lip Chee said this would be done under the ‘Sports For All’ initiative. He said among the traditional sports that would be promoted are sepak […]

New name for Penang football team

State Youth and Sports Committee chairman Soon Lip Chee said the new name would be used in the CIMB Super League next season. He said the transition from a football association (FA) to a football club (FC) was directed by the FA of Malaysia in accordance to a mandatory ruling by FIFA, the international governing […]

State rowers take to indoor pool to beef up themselves

PENANG canoeists and dragon boat rowers are determined to do well in next year’s Sukma (Malaysia Games), even undergoing practices in an indoor rowing pool. Thirty-two athletes shortlisted for the training squad have resumed training earnestly since June 15 after coming out of almost a three-month hibernation. They try to make up for lost time […]

Penang Sukma athletes ready to roll again

AFTER a fairly long lockdown, the Penang Sukma athletes have bounced back onto the tracks today to resume their training. There was a spring in their steps as they went about loosening up their muscles and getting into their stride at the Seberang Perai City Council (MBSP) Sports and Recreational Complex in Jalan Betek, Bukit […]