LANGKAWI, Feb 16 (Bernama) -- National elite sailor Khairul Nizam Mohamad Afendy, winner of the Laser Standard gold medal at the Myanmar SEA Games added another feather to his cap by winning the KFC Langkawi International Premier Regatta 2014, which ended here today.
Khairul Nizam, 21, clinched the Laser Standard title after completing 10 of the 12 races with 10 points.
"The competition is part of my preparations for a number of coming sailing tournaments, including the Qatar International Regatta (Feb 18 to 22) in Doha, Qatar," he told Bernama, here, today.
Khairul would be among 15 national sailors who will be on the flight to Qatar.
The national elite sailor added that apart from the Qatar International Regatta, his other main focus would be the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea from Sept 19 to Oct 4.....