International Day of Forests 2017 Badminton Tournament
Harwood Timber (A) on Sunday won the International Day of Forests 2017 Badminton Tournament held in Sibu . The two-days tournament was organized by Harwood Timber Sport and Recreational Club in conjunction with the state-level celebration of International Day of Forests 2017 that will be held in Bintulu on 25th March 2017 .
Besides two of Harwood Timber teams , three other teams that participated in the tournament were Forest Department of Sarawak (FD) , Sarawak Timber Industries Development Corporation (STIDC) and Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) .
With the involvement of these agencies , the tournament has become a good platform to strengthen the relationship between agencies involved in Sarawak forests management system . Our Harwood Timber A badminton team , this year led by Encik Mohd Mazlan bin Abdullah @ Thomas Gellan Pak won all the games beating four other teams and became the defending Champion of the tournament for the fourth consecutive years .
Followed by Forest Department (1st Runner up) , STIDC (2nd Runner up) , SFC(4th) and Harwood Timber B (5th) . The prize giving and closing ceremony was held at the venue , Thumb’s Up Badminton Academy Sibu officiated by Sibu Regional Manager , Encik Idil Pak .