Bowling queen Shalin Zulkifli is eager to catch up on many things after having been a national athlete for 30 years while she continues to contribute to the welfare of athletes.
With sports events disrupted due to Covid-19, Astro is offering rebates to its Sports Pack customers. It, meanwhile, plans to broadcast several major events, including the Euro and Olympics, next year.
Great news for our national athletes as those involved in the Olympics can start training from June 1.
Some indoor sports centres and gymnasiums are said to have started operating during Conditional Movement Control Order. They can expect ‘friendly’ visits soon from officers of the state Youth and Sports Department.
Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican says the ministry will reach out to other ministries and agencies to help private trainers, gym operators and others within the sports industry who have been badly hit by Covid-19.
Veteran sports administrator Datuk Sieh Kok Chi says private coaches are “victims” of Covid-19 pandemic and that stakeholders should use this opportunity to create a leaner and meaner workforce that will make financial sense while meeting objectives.
A draft, completed by the late Prof Emeritus Tan Sri Khoo Kay Kim and Associate Prof Selina Khoo Phaik Lin in 2005, details historical moments of sports in Malaya and the Olympic Council of Malaysia but has yet to be published into a book.
New Youth and Sports Minister Datuk Seri Reezal Merican is not into leaving legacies but ensuring more Malaysians benefit from the youth- and sports-centric initiatives of the government.
Nation’s oldest sports wholesale retailer Kuckreja & Co says ability to evolve has allowed the company to celebrate its 74th anniversary on April 1.
With the advancement of sports science and sports medicine, those active in sports should get expert advice for injuries, as discussed on The RSS with HD this week.
With new Cabinet in place, the BA of Malaysia may want to consider ditching the idea of having a patron and break free from protocols and demands.
In conjunction with International Women’s Day today, The RSS with HD highlights issues faced by girls and women in sports.
Experts brought in to beef up Malaysian sports are often suppressed as officialdom dictates how sports is managed in the country, as discussed on last weekend’s episode of The RSS with HD.