KOTA KINABALU – The Navy Day Regatta should be held annually as a tourism product.
First Admiral, Zulhelmy Ithnain said such sport will attract tourists through participation and thus contribute to tourism.
“Everyone has worked really hard and cooperate really well with each other. This two days event has successfully done and accomplished its objective to involve many participants from family of the navy and the public,” he said.
According to Regatta’s head of secretariat, Mohamad Hanif Husain, there were four participants from France who represented Kinabalu York Club in the sport event.
He said overseas participants were invited by the sailing association and they had the opportunity to interact with their local counterparts.- Sayangsabah