SIBU: SJK(C) Tung Hua Sibu were adjudged overall poomsae champion for primary schools in the ‘Poomsae & Kyorugi (PTNS/TM) Sri Sibu (WTF) Taekwondo Club Invitational Championship 2016’ held at SMK Methodist Sibu Hall yesterday, followed by SJK (C) Taman Rajang Sibu and SK St Anne (Sarikei), third.
As in the secondary school section, the poomsae overall champion for Youth (age 13-15) were SMK Tung Hua Sibu, followed by SMK Chung Hua (Sibu) and SMK Kai Chung (Bintangor), third.
The closing ceremony was officiated by guest of honour, Temenggong Datuk Vincent Lau. Deputy president of Sarawak Taekwondo Association, Dato Seri Lau Kueng Chai who is also honorary advisor of Sri Sibu (WTF) Taekwondo Club, was also present. Some 400 participants from 23 contingents throughout the state took part in the annual event.
Other results: Poomsae Open for sec. schools (16 years old and above) – 1 SMK Kai Chung, 2 SMK Chung Hua Sibu, 3 SMK Saratok; kyorugi for primary schools – 1 SK Methodist Anglo-Chinese (Sarikei), 2 MSN Sibu Centre of Excellence, 3 SJK (C) Nang Sang (Sibu); kyorugi for sec. school Youth (age 13-15) – 1 SMK Kai Chung (Bintangor), 2 SMK Tiong Hin (Sibu), 3 SMK Tung Hua (Sibu); kyorugi Open for sec. school (16 and above) – 1 SMK Tiong Hin (Sibu), 2 MSN Sibu Centre of Excellent, 3 SMK Kai Chung (Bintangor).