THURSDAY, 15 MAY
– Approximately 80 internal anglers joined a fishing competition recently.
The contest which was opened to Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) undergrads was held at the Outdoor Development Centre (ODEC) shoreline was to give an opportunity to undergrads as a healthy recreational activity for them while appreciating the environment.
One of the participants, Muhammad Fakhrullah said; the surrounding ODEC area was rewarding to them as there were many varieties of preferred fish such as grouper, Barracuda, white fish and many other species.
The categories on contest were; Heaviest Fish Category, Biggest Fish Category and Most Fish Caught Category.
For the Biggest and Heaviest Fish Category, the winner was Mohd Ridwan with his catch weighing 1.2 kilogramme, second was Mohd Amri (0.8 kilogramme) and third place went to Mohd Ariff (0.5 kilogramme).
The winner for the Most Fish Caught Category was won by Mohd Ariff who successfully hauled in 21 fish. Second and third places went to Mohd Alif Chu (12 fish) and Mohd Amri (6 fish) respectively. – SS (fl)
Source: Dr. Mohamad Nizam Nazarudin
Media and Citra Division