Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Prior to a South East Asian Games (SEA Games) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, that will be hold from Aug 19 to 30, a Indonesian supervision has prepared a organisation of 755 athletes to contest in a biennial sports event.
The Indonesian fortuitous to a SEA Games consists of 534 athletes, 166 coaches, and managers, as good as 55 ancillary personnel.
In this multi sports event, a Indonesias fortuitous will face teams from other members of a Association of South East Asian Nations or ASEAN namely Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, a Philippines, Vietnam and a horde Malaysia, and Timor Leste that has nonetheless turn ASEAN member.
The countrys fortuitous to a arriving SEA Games needs around Rp36.5 billion, that will be done to financial a cost of a 755 athletes in a event, according to Gatot S. Dewa Broto, Secretary of a Ministry of Education and Sports Affairs here on Monday (July 31).
Recurring to a final feat hold in Singapore in 2015, Indonesias organisation usually reached fifth arrange by collecting 142 medals comprising 7 gold, 61 china and 74 bronze.
With courtesy to a feat in a subsequent event, 3 immature athletes from Cimahi, West Java, namely Panji (19) and Naufal (16) and Yuda (20) voiced a wish that all a Indonesias athletes should contest in full suggestion in a bid to lift a arrange of achievement.
“Please be vehement a Indonesias athletes who quarrel in a 2017 SEA Games, we a people of Indonesia always support you,” pronounced Naufal.
On a Malaysias side, some-more than 8,000 policemen will be on avocation during a Kuala Lumpur 2017 SEA Games, Malaysias Bernama News Agency quoted Bukit Aman (Police Headquarters) Internal Security and Public Safety Department executive Zulkifli Abdullah as saying.
Zulkifli pronounced detached from ensuring reserve and trade flow, policemen would also correlate with athletes, officials and tourists via a generation of a games.
“The officers on avocation will be lerned to yield a best use and support in whatever situation, including providing directions. We will also safeguard there will be no elements of terrorism that can poise a hazard to a swell of a SEA Games,” he told reporters during a Bukit Jalil Aquatic Centre, here Monday.
The SEA Games programme, generally football will start on Aug 14, while other programmes are scheduled from Aug 19-30, while a central opening rite is on Aug 19.
The SEA Games programme, generally soccer will start on Aug 14, while other programmes are scheduled from Aug 19-30, while a central opening rite is on Aug 19.
In a meantime, a under-22 Indonesian soccer organisation (Timnas U-22) has been set in tough group.
At this group, a Timnas U-22 will be along with Thailand, champion of SEA Games 2013 and 2015, and Vietnam a 2015 SEA Games bronze medalist, as good as Cambodia, The Philippines and Timor Leste.
Group B can be pronounced to be a formidable organisation given Indonesia should grasp during slightest second in sequence to validate for a subsequent round, a semi-finals.
Manager of a Timnas U-22, Endri Erawan certified recently that foe in Group B is utterly heavy, quite as it (group B) has some-more games than in Group A.
However, Endri believed there is an event to win a diversion given a Timnas U-22 make good preparation.
“God peaceful we are prepared (to play) opposite any opponent. The critical thing is a preparation, how to make use of time and learn a play of any foe we are facing,” Endri noted.
Chairman of a Indonesian fortuitous in a SEA Games 2017, Aziz Syamsuddin believed that Timnas U-22 can pass by a subordinate turn notwithstanding fasten a tough group.
“The turn is turn so anything can happen. Im certain Evan Dimas (one of players) and his friends can get by a tough diversion in a rough turn to validate for a semi-finals,” Aziz said.
In sequence to validate for a subsequent round, a semifinal, Indonesian organisation contingency strech during slightest a second arrange of a group.
The Malaysias SEA Games will play 38 sports, respectively a mens 208 foe events, 177 womens and doubles.
Of a 38 sports that re-raced after blank a SEA Games 2015 in Singapore are cricket (T20 and T50), lane cycling, futsal, hockey, ice skating, karate (kumite and words), grass bowl, Muaythai, and mens weightlifting.
Meanwhile, a sports that are separated consisting of canoeing, building ball, rowing, softball and dragon boats.
During a multi events, a sum of 1,332 medals will be distributed, 403 of them are bullion medals. (*)
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