On the 3rd December 2021, Escape Petaling Jaya showcased 18 different obstacles with various difficulty levels to test the Malaysian’s strength into becoming a Malaysian obstacle warrior champion for the Obstacle Warrior 2021 National Championships. As it is set until 19th December 2021, this event is being held at Escape Petaling Jaya in Paradigm Mall. The obstacles were set to challenge the strength and agility of the contestants as they navigate their way through multiple courses in a short period of time.
This event is set to see Malaysian contestants racing against the clock to become the final 20. This event is only open to Malaysians and divided into three categories which are Male, Female, and Youth (Under 17) who will compete for an accumulated prize pool of RM5,000.
Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports, Senator Dato’ Sri Ti Lian Ker graced the press conference and he witnessed the practice round of the Obstacle Warrior 2021 National Championships Malaysia.
Malaysian Obstacle Race Sports Association (MORSA) and National Sports Council (MSN) have approved Escape Petaling Jaya and Paradigm Mall to be the venue host for this year’s event with the strategic collaboration of World Sports Entertainment Sdn Bhd together with Sim Leisure Group.
Sharing his comments, Andrew Ng, Executive Director of World Sports Entertainment said, “We are very pleased to see that our Obstacle Warrior League has had such a great start. We certainly look forward to seeing many great performances over the next three weekends as more participants demonstrate their skills on an international standard obstacle course.”
“I would like to give my sincere thanks to all partners, especially to the Ministry of Youth and Sports, National Sports Council, World Sports Entertainment, and Sim Leisure Group for making this happen. Also, thank you for always believing in the spirit of sportsmanship and having a profound passion and love for this sport,” said Alex Cheah, President of MORSA.
Those interested to find out more can visit www.obstacle-warrior.com.