The Brunei Darussalam Regatta in conjunction with His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam's 73rd Birthday celebration will be held this Sunday on the waters of Brunei River. The handover of the Regatta Marathon Challenge Trophy donated by His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam was held yesterday morning.
The champion of 2018's Marathon paddlers category, Persatuan Olahraga Dayung Seluruh Indonesia Kalimantan Barat team, represented by His Excellency Doctor Sujatmiko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia to the country handed over the challenge trophy to Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong, Minister of Home Affairs as Co-Advisor of the Regatta Executive Committee. This year's regatta is organised by the Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism and the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
Source: Radio Television Brunei