National Library Contingent Ready to Compete in Kopri Pornas 2019
Salemba, Jakarta - A total of 14 athletes contingent from the National Library of Indonesia are ready to compete in Korpri XV National Sports Week (Pornas) 2019 held in Bangka Belitung on 11 to 18 November 2019. In this sport event, National Library participate in two sports, namely gymnastics and chess.
Head of the Education and Training Center of National Library, Widiyanto said, Korpri Pornas became a forum for Korpri members to show their talents in sports. "This is not the first time National Library participate in Pornas Korpri event, although once vacuum, hopefully this will be a new step for Korpri in the National Library to re-exist at Pornas," he said.
Especially for athletes, Widiyanto also advised that they shall take care of themselves, especially regarding health. "Even though this year we only participate in two sports, in the future we hope to send other sports. Korpri can look for new seeds that have potential in sports, so the National Library can take part in the upcoming Pornas," he continued.
Meanwhile, Secretary of Korpri of the National Library, Totok Suprapto said, in the Pornas Korpri 2019 activity, National Library sent 14 contingents, including nine gymnastic athletes, two chess sports, and three officials.
"This activity is a forum to develop talents for employees as well as a place to look for talented sportsmen with potential in National Library," he said.
Totok hopes, all contingents can give their best performance and uphold sportsmanship. "Certainly, we hope to be the winner and provide the best results for the National Library," he hoped.