The National Youth Day Cycling Recreation 2018 held this Sunday, the 2nd of September will start and end at Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien in the capital. His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu'izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar 'Ali Saifuddien Sa'adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam, will be taking part in the cycling activity. The event is organised by the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports in collaboration with other ministries and Brunei Darussalam Cycling Association.
This matter was disclosed during a media conference held yesterday afternoon. Among those present was Datin Paduka Dr. Hajah Norlila binti Dato Paduka Haji Abd Jalil, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports.
The National Youth Day Cycling Recreation 2018 is among the side-lines of the 13th National Youth Day celebration. It is one of the platform to foster close relations among youth, and at the same time aimed to encourage youth to be active in sports and practice a healthy lifestyle. The event held during the "Bandarku Ceria" Programme will began with the "Masjidku Makmur, Negara Berkat" Programme.
The more than 11-kilometres cycling event around Bandar Seri Begawan will passed through main roads namely Jalan Sultan Omar 'Ali Saifuddien, Jalan Kianggeh, Jalan Sekolah, Jalan Kumbang Pasang, Jalan Perdana Menteri, Jalan Haji Basir, Jalan Sultan before heading back to the Taman Haji Sir Muda Omar 'Ali Saifuddien. The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports welcome the public participation in the National Youth Day Cycling Recreation 2018, starting from 7 in the morning.
Source: Radio Television Brunei