When it comes to services to a sport association, there is none in the country who can match the dedicated eight from the shooting fraternity. They are Chia Woh, Chu Pu Yam, Ally Ong, Tan Sri Dato’ Dr Tan Lai Kim, Ong Hoon Chin and Dato J.J. Raj, Saw Cheng Wah and Chok Lee Huat.
The 16th Commonwealth Games was held on Sept 11-21 and among the 16 sports hosted by Malaysia, shooting was one of the gold-medal winning sports. The shooting venue was in Langkawi, 540km off Kuala Lumpur. Despite the distance, NSAM still staged it immaculately.
One of the significant contributions of the National Shooting Association of Malaysia and its affiliates has been their tireless search for new talents. The whole idea of unravelling fresh and budding faces is simply to develop a ready pool of shooters to take over from existing veterans.