Active8-Sheffield’s facilities were proud to be host venue to The Sheffield Malaysian Games 2014. In support of The Sheffield Malaysian Students Association and The University of Sheffield the games used our very own King Edward’s and Tapton Community Sport Centers to showcase the event to over 1000 supporters and participants from the Malaysian community annually, bringing together communities from all over the UK and Ireland all in the true spirit of sportsmanship.
The facilities at both sites were bursting with people, fun and activities, with our Astro Turfs, Sports Halls, Gymnasiums, Halls, Outside Courts and Classroom spaces all filled with various different traditional sports, tournaments, and activities.
Just some of these time-honored sports and activities showcasing within our facilities at the event included:
Football, Basketball, Touch Rugby, Sepak Takraw, Ultimate Frisbee, Tennis, Rapid Chess, Dam Haji, Carrom, Volleyball, Netball, Table Tennis, Badminton, Congkak, and Batu Seremban.
The Games also offered a Mini Kids Games event, with again our very own classroom spaces accommodating an assortment of events including an indoor shoebox race, face painting, balloon volleyball.
Not only hosting Sports and activities on the day, The Malaysian Food Festival was also featured within the King Edward’s Sports Centre Canteen, with an exciting and tasty range of National dishes and delicacies being featured, including Nasi Lemark, Roti Canai, Satay.
At Active8- Sheffield we are very pleased to be able to offer our facilities to the The Sheffield Malaysian games and hold such a large scale event within our venues.
Please visit http://sg.smsa.org.uk/ to find out more about the The Sheffield Malaysian Games Event.
To find out how you can use our facilities to host your own event.
Contact us at Active8-Sheffield on 0114 2402308