Langkawi prize catch for Miri Anglers Club

Langkawi prize catch for Miri Anglers Club

Posted on November 10, 2014, Monday

Kedah Tourism Exco Committee chairman Mohd Rawi (second left) presenting the champion trophy to Jong at the prize presentation ceremony of Langkawi International Fishing Tournament 2014.

MIRI: Miri Anglers Club has for the first time, emerged as overall champion in the Langkawi International Fishing Tournament 2014 which was held from Oct 24 to 26.

The club was champion in the Team Category and in the Fish Species Category as well as first runner-up in the Individual Category. Following this, the club walked away with the Overall Champion title.

Over 120 participants from Malaysia and Thailand took part in the tournament.

Miri Anglers Club team leader Jong Khian Yin said the club had chosen to name their team Luconia to promote Miris popular deep sea fishing site Luconia Shoals, which is also to be the location for the Miri City International Deep Sea Fishing Tournament 2015.

Meanwhile, Miri Anglers Club president Yii Chung Chai said the Miri City International Deep Sea Fishing Tournament 2015 would be held on April 23 to 26. About 120 anglers are expected to take part in this event.


Source: http://www.theborneopost.com/2014/11/10/langkawi-prize-catch-for-miri-anglers-club/