Archer from Klaten, Central Java, Dela Berliana Hartanto, received a call to join the Archery National Team in the National Training Center by PB Perpani, in preparation for the Tokyo Olympics 2021.
Dela’s certainty in joining the Archery National Committee is known through a Letter of the Great Management of the Union Panahan Indonesia (PB Perpani) Number: 230 / KU / PB.PERPANI / VIII / 2020, dated August 12, 2020. The
letter, signed directly by the Chairman of PB Perpani Illiza Sa’aduddin Djamal, and addressed to Pengprov Perpani Central Java.
Where in fact, the Archery National Training Center itself has been taking place in Jakarta since August 2, 2020, and will end on December 31, 2020.
In PB Perpani’s view, Dela is considered to have met the criteria, in the selection which was held on 12 August, so Perpani immediately summoned him to Pelatnas in Jakarta.
“Yesterday, the National Seleknas were conducted virtually on the Jatinom Club field,” said Esti Setyaningsih, Klaten’s senior archer from the SMAR Club, as reported by Suaramerdekasolo.com.
Previously, the native Klaten girl who was born on December 23, 1997 has indeed achieved various national achievements, such as the 2017-2018 General Team National Champion, 2018 Central Java Porprov Session I Winner and 3rd Winner UNY International Archery Open Tournament.
“Before he was still a Regional Officer, Dela trained independently at Jatinom. Since the beginning, he trained with Mr. Dedi, who was once part of the Klaten Porprov archery team, ” said Esti, who also collected several Porprov gold medals.
Perpani Klaten and KONI Klaten are very proud of Dela’s achievements. They hoped that Dela could present the best achievement for Indonesia, so that it could make Klaten, Central Java and the nation’s name proud at the global sports event.