One Heart, One Soul: KPTM Ipoh Tenpin Bowling Tournament

Written by Corporate Communication Section on 08 April 2017.

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Ipoh, 8th April 2017 - Kolej Poly-Tech MARA Ipoh hosted its first One Heart, One Soul Tenpin Bowling Tournament to encourage sportsmanship and camaraderie among the students.

A total of 9 teams participated in the event and they are from Kolej Teknologi Perak, UniKL RMC, Kolej Universiti Quest, Kolej Professional MARA and KPTM Ipoh itself as the organizer.

Kolej Teknologi Perak sent 4 teams, UniKL RMC was represented by 2 teams, Kolej Universiti Quest took the challenge, also with 2 teams, Kolej Profesional MARA with only 1 team and KPTM Ipoh with 10 teams.

Director of KPTM Ipoh, Noor Azhani Yaakob said the event was an effective platform for KPTM to collaborate with the other higher learning institutions in hosting recreation and sport related events. It will also help to reveal hidden talents among the students in bowling.

Such an event will foster sportsmanship among the staff and develop resilient students with competitive spirit. It will also bring KPTM closer with the other higher learning institutions in Perak and within MARA.

UniKL Royal Medical College Perak (RCMP 1) was crowned champion with 1,460 pinfalls, edging KPTM Ipoh (Hooking Strike) in second place with 1,326 pinfalls while Kolej Profesional MARA (KPM Si) placed third with 1,100 pinfalls. Fourth and fifth place were awarded to Kolej Teknologi Perak (Superbowl C) and KPTM Ipoh (Twin A).

Champion walked away with cash prize worth RM200.00, medals and certificates while the first runner-up and second runner-up won RM150.00 and RM100.00 cash prizes respectively including medals and certificates.

Adam Najmi who hailed from KPTM Ipoh emerged as the top scorer for Men and Nur Farah Ashykin, also from KPTM Ipoh won the Women.

The event was officiated by Perak Education Department’s Assistant Director of Co-curriculum Unit, Dr. Adlan bin Mohamed Yusof. Also present were Director of KPTM Ipoh and the college management.

Info prepared by
Nor Aishah Binti Kamarulzaman
Deputy Director of KPTM Ipoh

Prepared by Corporate Communication Section

Updated by Department of Information Technology

tenpin bowling_kptm_ipoh_2After the prize presentation ceremony


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The First Runner-up, Hooking Strike team from KPTM Ipoh


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Top scorer for Women, Nur Farah Ashykin from KPTM Ipoh