Championship The first national level virtual archery championship was just held in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic on Sunday (30/08) yesterday. Is an athlete from Bengkulu Rasya Zaki Fahlupi (13) who emerged as the first winner at the event which was attended by no less than 1600 archery athletes from all over Indonesia.
One of the initiators of the online archery event, Rizal Fahlupi, admitted that he was grateful for the event which took place safely and smoothly. He is also grateful that potential young athletes can appear and immediately show achievements, such as Rasya Zaki Fahlupi, who is also the son.
“Alhamdulillah, although currently in a corona condition, does not dampen our enthusiasm and archery athletes continue their activities. We are proud of this achievement, hopefully in the future this kind of achievement can continue to be improved to a higher level,” he said as quoted by RMOLBengkulu
Rasya. to be the best in the category of national standards. Furthermore, Rizal said that the achievements made by athletes from Bengkulu in this championship cannot be separated from the participation of all those who support so far. These achievements and the large number of event participants prove that the Covid-19 epidemic is not an obstacle to being able to continue to achieve achievements in sports.
For information, this virtual archery championship event is held simultaneously from all over Indonesia. As the host, Bengkulu itself sent 30 athletes of various ages and race categories. Almost all provinces in the country sent representatives, with a total of 1,600 archers.
.”The enthusiasm of the athletes in the event this time is quite high. Even in the conditions of the coronavirus pandemic, thank God the online tournament went smoothly without any obstacles,” he concluded.