PER­FOR­MANCES

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medal­list then went on to set a new na­tional and Asian Un­der-17 record when she scored 0.5buoys/12m rope/55kph in the slalom.

“We are heart­ened to see the im­prove­ments by the ath­letes in the six-week camp in Florida,” said Malaysian Water­ski and Wake­board Fed­er­a­tion (MWWF) head coach Han­i­fah Yoong.

“These im­prove­ments are mas­sive even by our ex­pec­ta­tions and we are grate­ful to the Na­tional Sports Coun­cil (NSC) for sup­port­ing water­ski for the Sea Games.”

With Aaliyah al­ready well as­sured of win­ning gold in tricks and over­all, her jump and slalom per­for­mances have put her in strong con­tention for a four-gold haul when the Games start in Au­gust.

Adam Yoong Hanafiah bet­tered Alex’s Yoong’s 24-year old na­tional record in the trick.

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