PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia will once again shaken by events after the success of the largest futsal Futsal Rentap Kosmo! Putrajaya in May.
This time, the complex Futsal Putrajaya in Precinct 18 will be the final stage Futsal 1Belia 1Malaysia organized by the Ministry of Youth and Sports (KBS).
The tournament is the result of initiatives introduced Sports Development, Youth and Sports Department of the KBS will be held in Putrajaya Futsal Complex, Precinct 18 in the 17 to 19 December.
Youth and Sports Minister, Datuk Seri Ahmad Shabery Cheek said the idea was to present officiating.
With the slogan 1Belia 1Malaysia, futsal tournament featuring the newspaper Kosmo! media partner is definitely the best field for the 444 male and female teams from all over the constituency in Malaysia display their prowess.
All 444 teams that had passed in the Parliament of the feasibility of each and now they'll compete for energy overall title hunt.
According to Deputy Director General of the Sports Development Division KBS, Madzrib Ibrahim, the main objective of the tournament is to support the government's efforts in enhancing the quality and youth development in Malaysia through sports programs, particularly the increasingly digilai futsal youths in this country.
"The tournament will feature 444 teams involved 4.440 men and women players from around the Parliament in Malaysia, including Sabah, Sarawak and Federal Territory of Labuan," said Madzrib to Kosmo! yesterday.
"During the three day tournament, all participants will stay at the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) which will serve as the sports village.
"This tournament was introduced with the objective of implementing a healthy lifestyle among the youth of Malaysia in addition to providing support to the campaign 1Belia 1Malaysia through fitness activities and healthy lifestyle," he said.
To spice up the competition finals, the winner will take home a cash prize of RM10, 000 while the runners-up will receive a RM7, 000 and third-RM5, 000.
Consolation prize hampers are also available form the team that finished fourth and fifth.
In addition, visitors who attend will also be highlighted again with some interesting side events during the three day tournament.
Among them is coloring and drawing contest for children, muay Thai Warrior Fit, a fitness dance competition, lucky draw numbers, arm wrestling competitions and performances from local artists.