Terengganu International Paragliding Competition The inaugural edition of the Terengganu International Paragliding Competition will see over 50 pilots from all over the world compete in what is deemed the biggest gliding competition ever held in Malaysia. The 23 countries taking part in this contest include the Netherlands, Germany, France, Greece, the Philippines, Algeria, Austria, Switzerland, and Indonesia. Some of the big names that will be in attendance include Sano Babu Sunuwar from Nepal, who was crowned National Geographic Adventurer 2012 for flying from the peak of Mount Everest, as well as famous Spanish acrobatic paraglider from Spain, Pablo Andreu, and decorated Turkish paraglider Kerem Dincer.
Penang World Hoops FIBA 3×3 Challenger 2017 One of the most exciting events on Malaysia’s sporting calendar, the Penang World Hoops FIBA 3×3 Challenger is an international basketball tournament which features top-ranked teams from abroad competing against some of Malaysia’s finest. The teams include New Zealand’s Auckland Betterway, Australia’s Sydney Salads, Slovenia’s Ljubljana and Malaysia’s very own Penang Linkath.com who will battle it out to be number one. Only two teams will qualify for the World Tour, so it’s bound to be an electrifying tournament.