Thursday, November 26, 2009

Malaysian University Explore Race

there was malaysian university explore race at UTHM (Johore) on 23rd nov to 25th nov 2009. and UiTM had called our club to send a team that must have 2 men and 2 women. the team members were aizuddin, hafizi (fizi), shafikah (fifi), & nurhafiza (pjart). all of them are URC committee..

there were 10 other teams in the race. UM had sent 3 teams and UUM had sent 2 teams, there rest just sent one like UiTM. the other universities that took part were UniKL MITEC, UniKL BMI, UPNM, UTHM, and UMT.

the theme of the race is "survival". it is so obvious that KRESMA suppose to join this type of race but our club been called to send one. the URC team actually didnt expect the explore race is survival race. that camping at two different places for two night and run the all the stuffs here and there. the last day (25th nov 2009), last game the team had was "pandu arah" which is using compass, protractor, and map. the team main goal is to be behind UPNM as they suppose to be so good in the bearing and map reading. however, there were two teams reach the finish checkpoint of the game which were UiTM and UniKL MITEC. our URC team actually learn to read the compass and bearing on the night they reached UTHM (from 9.30pm to 1.00am).

UiTM had won 1st place in this race. Once again URC brought up UiTM name in the explore race.
2nd place - Universiti Pertahanan Negara Malaysia
3rd place - Univeriti Utara Malaysia

with URC official t-shirt in UTHM

from left: aizuddin, pjart, fifi, fizi

URC Slideshow