Helena goes for Gold at the Karnival Bakat Pelapis
Sri KDU International School’s Helena Low Weng Yan has done it again, winning Gold in the Hexathlon individual category, in the recent Karnival Bakat Pelapis in Perlis organised by the National Sports Council of Malaysia. She represented Selangor and competed against 30 girls in the Under-15 category from thirteen states and three federal territories.
Helena came in first place with 4,410 points, beating girls from Terengganu (second place with 3,870 points) and Kuala Lumpur (third place with 3,660 points). Her Selangor team won Gold and accumulated 14,380 points, defeating Terengganu (12,340 points) and Johor (12,700 points).
She also achieved new personal bests for the 100-metre hurdles, 800 metres and shot put. The sport of Hexathlon comprises six track and field events, namely 100 metres, 100-metre hurdles, 800 metres, long jump, high jump and shot put.
Congratulations Helena on your amazing achievement!