PANGANDARAN - The Government of West Java, through the PB PON keeps evoking the spirit of Jabar Kahiji throughout West Java. West Java aims for the biggest point in this year's PON and PEPARNAS.
In Pangandaran Regency, "Tutunggulan" performance enlive the socialisation of PON XIX and Peparnas XV 2016 that West Java will hosts PON XIX and Peparnas XV 2016 that will be held on September 17th until 29, 2016.
Vice Governor of West Java, Deddy Mizwar, with The Regent of Pangandaran Jeje Wiradinata are participating in tutunggulan performance along with the other dancers, in the Boulevard area of Pantai Indah District Pangandaran, Sunday (05/15/2016).
Tutunggulan itself is an art typical of ??West Java, which is commonly held in a big event that needs to be known by many people. So to inflame the success of PON XIX and XV Peparnas 2016, at the same time uphold the culture of the region, it is good to held this performance.
"This socialization is held so that the people of West Java is ready to welcome PON XIX and XV in 2016 Peparnas and through tutunggulan, we inform the public," said Deddy.
The series of events held on the socialization of PON XIX and Peparnas XV in 2016 including jogging, as well as Marching Band Parade around the ttourism area of Pangandaran.
The mascot of PON XIX and XV Peparnas 2016, which is a pair of Surili named Lala and Lili are also participating in the event in Pangandaran. Please note that Lili is a male mascot while Lala is a female mascot.
Pangandaran Regency itself will host the PON XIX / 2016 skydiving in Nusawiru Airport, and horse racing in legok jawa region.
Ralising Pangandaran's tourism potential, the organization of sports in these locations was supposed to have helped to promote the regions' potential so that it become a means to elevate local cultural arts of every district in the youngest district in West Java.
"In Pangandaran, there are two venues, They are horse race and skydive. Horse racing is a traditional sport that is growing in the coastal area of ??Pangandaran, so it will revive the tourism potential of the sport with the presence of the racetrack in legok jawa region. Skydiving is also an interesting sport to watch, there is the value of attractions, "said Deddy.
Not to forget, Vice Governor Deddy also said that West Java has'Catur Success' or the four benchmarks for the success of the implementation of PON XIX and XV Peparnas 2016 West Java, namely the successful implementation, the successful achievement, economic success and successful administration.
"This is the time for us, all people of West Java, including the whole community to participate and support the successful implementation of PON in West Java, so that we can become the overall champion. For 55 years Jabar has never been an overall winner, and this is our opportunity, the momentum for us to give birth to the new sport legend of West Java. If not now, we have to wait another 136 years fo West Java to host the next PON, "said Deddy.
"Jabar Tandang Jabar Menang!" Exclaimed The Vice Governor Deddy Mizwar.
PON will bring about 9,000 spectators and officials, 10 Branch of Sports (sports) exhibitions, 44 Branch of Sports, 61 venues located in 15 districts / cities, 2,472 medals and 1,372 games. This event will bring 3,000 journalists from around the country and even the world.
Meanwhile, the opening and closing ceremonies will features a colossal dance gala with 7,000 dancers who will combine the arts of West Java in particular and Indonesia in general.