National diver Cheong Jun Hoong, ask immediately sent to practice diving squad in China or they will face problems in Grand Prix Falls International Swimming Federation (FINA) in Kuching, next month.
National diving squad will not be able to undergo intensive training since returning from the Olympic Games Rio 2016.
No world-class facilities for the National Aquatic Centre in Bukit Jalil being upgraded ahead of the SEA Games in Kuala Lumpur next year.
Pandelela Rinong Aquatic Centre in Kuching is also not ready to be a high performance training camp.
So, the best option is to go back to China.
"Technically, it is a good venue for the competition, the training we need to go back to China, but the decision lies in the hands of coaches and training in China could increase our focus," said Jun Hoong.
Jun Hoong alongside Pandelela won a silver medal at the 10m platform synchronized diving Olympic Games in Rio.
More interestingly, all the women jumpers have qualified for the final in Rio, once warned that Malaysia is able to dominate the women's event in Kuching.
Date of Input: | Updated: | amir_peli
Universiti Putra Malaysia
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