At the start of the Netball event of the Junior Sports Festival 2009, Kuala Belait District netball team recorded a perfect two out of two wins.
In the first match, Kuala Belait District edged Temburong District 36-33. In the afternoon, Kuala Belait defeated Tutong District 36-19. With an undefeated record, Kuala Belait topped the league.
The Director of Youth and sports, Hj Mohamad bin Panglima Asgar Dato Paduka Hj Abdullah said, “Introduced by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports in 2002, the Junior Sports Festival is to be held once every two years. It represents the foundation to fulfil the national sporting policy of developing sport and excellence in sport.
Held once every two years, the Junior Sports Festival was introduced by the Youth and Sports Department since 2002 as a long-term sport development project
Brunei’s 4th edition of the Junior Sports Festival or Pesta Sukan Remaja from June 14-20 will be participated by five confirmed contingents contesting for medals in 10 sporting events.
Organised by Youth and Sports Department under Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports with national sporting associations, the contingents that have confirmed their participation are Brunei -Muara District, Belait District, Tutong District, Temburong District and Sports School Council.
The sporting events will see over 1,000 athletes competing in badminton, netball, soccer, chess, futsal, hockey, athletics, pencak silat, sepak takraw and table tennis.
S.J.B.S Netball Club was established in 1999 under the youth and sports scheme. Their current couch is Massna Mahmood with assistance from Sufry Musa@Musah, Seriman Sulaiman, team Lead Afina Afiat and trainer Asmah Mahmood.
Guest of honour, Dk Hajah Mastoli Pg Seri Indera Pg Hj Ismail, Director General of Education, Ministry of Education presenting the prizes to Belait District players.
Accompanying the guest of honour was Naib Yang Di Pertua Hjh Mariam Binti Hj Mohammad. Majlis Sukan Sekolah Sekolah won the gold medal, Brunei Muara District with the silver medal and bronze medal to Belait District team.
The act of celebrating a moment of joy!!!!
Are you looking for netball players at the Belait District? Interested in playing netball for a club? Learn and enjoy netball by finding the right people to play with. It is a great social and competitive sport allowing you to meet new people, make new friends, get fit and improve your netball skills. They are all friendly and have become good friends as well as team mates, building a great team spirit as well as social networking. Come and play with them at practice to see if you enjoy their workout and game. If you decide to become part of the club, you can become a member of the S.J.B.S. The team attracts players of all play levels, some who have played netball before and others who have not played but are interested in keeping fit and finding out what an excellent sport netball is.
If your child is interested in playing youth netball, do contact me and I will email you the contact number.
Congratulations Belait District on winning the Bronze!!! Best wishes for the team continued success and savor your medal!