A team of lifeguards from the Bali Lifesaving Service (Balawista) has won the top honors at a competition among lifesaving teams from Java and Bali held at Pelabuhan Ratu, West Java.
Quoted by the National News Agency Antara, Erik Setiawan, the chairman of the event said: “From 150 athletes following the lifeguard competition, Bali received the ‘best athletes’ and ‘best team’ awards. The ‘favorite’ team award went to Sukabumi.”
Setiawan said that Bali made a virtual clean sweep in various divisions of the competition, including long swim, run-swim-run and others.
He admitted that Bali was the odds on favorite to win the Java-Bali lifeguard Competition because of the suprior ability of Bali’s athletes.
The competition was held to enhance the abilities of participating and exchange ideas and training techniques.
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