KUCHING, March 30 (Bernama) -- The Sarawak State Taekwondo Association (SSTA) is the only authorised state governing body for taekwondo activities in Sarawak.
Its president, Mohamad Salleh Sani said all Sarawak taekwondo athletes for the 2014 Perlis Malaysia Games (Sukma) in May are from the SSTA.
"Even Sarawak athletes representing the country in the South East Asian Games, Asian Games and the Olympic Games are from the SSTA."
On preparation for the Malaysia Games, he said the SSTA was confident of retaining the taekwondo overall champion title won in the last Sukma in Pahang.
"We are moving forward and getting well prepared for Sukma. The athletes are currently training in Thailand until the games begin in Perlis.
"I am confident that with our team of dedicated committee members, instructors, plus the enthusiasm and teamwork of athletes, parent support group, the best is yet to come," said Mohamad Salleh, who is the private secretary to the Chief Minister of Sarawak.....