Brunei Darussalam is among the countries that have proven to be successful is making sports as a platform towards the strengthening of national integration beyond the limits of religion and race. Sports are a very effective activity and has the potential to shape an active, healthy and strong society from physical and mental aspects. Here is the special report on Sports in Brunei Darussalam in conjunction with His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam 75th Birthday Celebration.
His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam is a ‘Role Model’ for the healthy lifestyle. The monarch’s involvement in sports, acts as a driver of the sporting spirit and towards a healthy lifestyle.
As a whole, society’s participation in sports has increased through programmes and championships organised. The sports facilities provided by the government of His Majesty the Sultan and Yang Di-Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam also act as catalysts to enculture sports as a healthy lifestyle practise.
Sports is a medium that can produce youths of quality, who contribute towards nation development. In playing sports, society can gain numerous benefits, namely healthy bodies as well as active minds. Involvement in sports activities can also reduce social problems, especially among the young generation.
Source: Radio Television Brunei