CIMAHI-TNI Commander Gen. Gatot Nurmantyo accompanied by Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mulyono and Commander III / SLW Major General Hadi Prasojo opened the exhibition Branch Sports Martial Yong Modo in Cimahi Disjasad Toha M. Hall, Thursday (22/9).
Yong Modo is the youngest self-defense sport in Indonesia, which is recognized by the Sports Committee that proposed for the implementation of an exhibition with the hope of PON in the future may be one of the sport in the PON.
TNI Commander expressed gratitude to the Board of KONI as martial sport yong modo can go on PON XIX Exhibition 2016 in the land of legends of West Java.
"Thus martial sport yong modo after going through several tests can be entered into one of the sport on the PON to XX 2020," he said.
"The referee should lead to the objective as possible and do fairly as possible so that in practice there would not be harmed," he said.
Commander him also that he only drove the sport Yong modo entered the PON XIX Exhibition 2016 and entered the sport in KONI for PON to XX 2020.
At the Opening Ceremony of the exhibition featuring Yong Modo with Modo Yong martial demonstrations by high school students from the city of Medan Efariana by displaying movements that can amaze the guests and the audience watching.
Exhibition martial sport Yong Modo 270 athletes, followed by representatives from each province.
The opening of the exhibition was attended by Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mulyono, Pangkostrad, Dankodiklat Army, Commander III / SLW Major General Hadi Prasojo, Danjen Kolassus, The Kabalak Board Kodiklat Army and the commander and Pusdik Board Kodiklat Army, General Secretary Yong Modo and Chairman of the KONI Jabar , (PUN)