UNAIR NEWS – Universitas Airlangga Perisai Diri students club has made another achievement. This time on October 30 they participated in Perisai Diri University Championship of East Java.
In the championship held in Universitas Negeri Malang, UKM Perisai Diri UNAIR has won eight trophies. The first place trophies were achieved for Class D Teenage Women, Class D Adult Women, Team Original Minang Technique Adult and Team Original Minang Technique Teenage.
For second place trophy, they got from Pair Mixed Technique Teenage. The third place trophies were from Pair Mixed Technique Adult, IPSI Single Style Teenage and Class C Teenage Women.
One of the delegates of UNAIR Perisadi Diri, Yaniar Sari Raharjo said that the preparation made for the championship was only two weeks. Fortunately, during practice, there were no injuries.
Similar to Yaniar, Head of UKM Perisai Diri UNAIR Alfiyani Syahriah added that there was only limited period of preparations because at the same time, they had midterm exams. Nevertheless, UKM Perisai Diri UNAIR still expected the best results for the alma mater.
“There were a lot of problems, from only two weeks period of preparation, no delegates to send, and even coach who could not train us,” said Alfiyani.
In the future, Yaniar and Alfiyani hoped that there will be more members to join UKM Perisai Diri UNAIR for regeneration and it is expected to train harder to make more achievements for the alma mater.
“It will be better if there are more members. In a championship, we can compete in more classes and get bigger opportunity to win,” said Yaniar. (*)
Author : Faridah Hariani
Editor : Dilan Salsabila