The OCM in collaboration with the Malaysia Judo Federation (MJF) organised the Technical Course for Coaches in Judo (Level 1), from 10 to 14 February 2020, at the Penang Golf Club.
The Course was supported and endorsed by the Olympic Solidarity (OS) and the International Judo Federation (IJF) respectively. It was conducted by Sensei Salim Bougoffa, from the Great Britain, who was appointed by the IJF.
Twenty nine (29) Judo coaches from six (6) affiliate members of the MJF attended the Course.
Both the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the Course were officiated by Dato’ Ong Poh Eng, Vice President of OCM on 10 February 2020 and 14 February 2020 respectively.
Dato’ Ong Poh Eng in his closing speech thanked the MJF for their collaboration in organizing the Course and congratulated all the participants who had successfully completed the 5-day Course.
“We hope the IJF and the MJF will also provide opportunity for female coaches to participate in their programs including the courses like the Technical Course for Coaches in Judo” added Dato’ Ong Poh Eng.