Tsulasa', 07 Sya'ban 1439 (Monday, 23 April 2018 17:37)

Traditional Sport

  • A. Overview In fact, Tanjung Pinang city as the capital of Riau Islands stores various charming of object tourism, starting from cultural, historical, until marine objects. One of the marine objects still survive until now is the one called by the local community as Tanjung Pinang Dragon Boat Race. The early history of Dragon Boat ... detail... »

  • A. Brief Information Boat race competition in Padang City has been started since the Dutch colonial government occupied Indonesia. At the time, it was called Selaju sampan (literally means paddling boat). The boats are decorated with colourful ornaments so the paddling boats in the competition will be more attractive. In 1995, Chinese ... detail... »

  • A. Overview Batanghari River is one of the popular tourism objects located in the government of Jambi, which is preserved to bring the tourists from outside the region. This river indeed contains a considerable tourism potential, particularly associated with river sports, such as traditional and dragon boats race. Therefore, the government ... detail... »

  • A. Overview Karapan Sapi (Cow Race) is typical race of the community who live in Madura Island, East Java, Indonesia. The race requires two cows that are paired to pull a wooden cart and ridden by a jockey. Generally, the distance track races are 100-180 meters to take about ten to sixteen seconds. Karapan Sapi has become the pride of the Madurese ... detail... »