YOGYAKARTA-West Java managed to maintain and bring the title of National Champion of National Sports Week (Pornas) XIV Korpri (Korpri), Yogyakarta 2017. West Java who also the overall champion in Pornas XIII Manado managed to collect seven gold, six silver and five bronze.
Six gold of which comes from badminton branch. One other team men's tennis field donations. The result also makes the President Pornas Korpri Cup remain in West Java.
Chairman of DPP Korpri West Java Province who is also Chairman of West Java Contingent, M Guntoro grateful and appreciate the achievement of the team. "Alhamdulillah our athletes from civil servants in West Java can maintain the tradition of champions in various national sporting events, this proves the West Java provincial government investment in building sports facilities in the district of the city in West Java, as well as government support for sports activities showed a strong correlation that is with achieve again the achievement of the General Champion, "he said in Yogyakarta on Thursday (9/11/17).
Pornas Korpri this year West Java fielded 120 athletes in seven sports matches, namely badminton, table tennis, field tennis, futsal, gymnastics, chess and volleyball.
Earlier, the Minister of Administrative Reform and Bureaucratic Reform Asman Abnur who closed the event revealed it was making rules for Civil Servants who got gold in Pornas.
"I am preparing the rules to get the Civil Servants that gets gold in Pornas accelerated promotion," said Asman who greeted all the contingent at the closing of Pornas in Among Rogo Sport Hall Yogyakarta, Wednesday (8/11/2017).
In addition to the handover of the President's Cup to the West Java Contingent, the event was also colored by giving medals in volleyball branches. The host of the Special Region of Yogyakarta is entitled to get the donation of men's team gold for beating DKI Jakarta 3-0.
While the gold for women's volley became the right of Team of Central Java which defeated West Java 3 - 1.
On that occasion, West Papua Secretary Nathaniel Mandacan received a symbolic death benefit from Taspen worth Rp264 million.
Papua Secretary at that time represent the heirs of civil servant of Teluk Wondama Regency West Papua Idul Pitri who died after matching the tennis field at Pornas XIV Korpri in Tennis Field Sport Hall State University of Yogyakarta. The funds have been transferred to the family account in Manokwari.
The next two years Pornas Korpri held in the province of Bangka Belitung.