KABUPATEN ASAHAN. The yearly regional sports event, the 4th Asahan Sports Week (Porkab) in 2017 has been closed. The event, which started from July 19th – 25th, 2017, was held at Hall ATMC (Agung Tenis Meja Club).
This year’s General Champion is achieved by Kisaran Timur District. Chairman of the National Sports Committee of Indonesia (KONI) of Asahan Regency, Nurkarim Nehe said, 8 branches that have been competed are football, badminton, karate, martial arts, volleyball, chess, table tennis, and athletics, particularly for table tennis followed by 96 people, consisting of 30 female athletes and 66 male athletes who came from 8 Subdistricts.
One of Rumah Zakat’s Foster children who follow this year’s Porkab event is Elisa Nasution. Elisa participated in table tennis competition, representing Air Joman District and successfully picks up a bronze medal. The accomplishment is the second time after the previous year he received a bronze medal in the same event.
Encountered at his residence at Pasar II Air Joman, Elisa who is an orphan since sat in elementary school said his happiness because she can still get a medal, although bronze. She has a determination to win first place at Porkab event next year and will be serious about practicing table tennis.
Elisa Nasution is one of the scholarship recipients from Rumah Zakat which she has received for 11 months. The teenager who currently sits in 10th grade goes to Al-Washliyah Binjai Serbangan school. Table tennis is her favorite sport and within the past 11 months at least 3 sports events have been participated, including Asahan Porkab 2016, Asahan Police Chief Cup and Porkab Asahan 2017 and the three won the Champion.