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Athletes urged to stay focused after surpassing medals target

  • Ramadani Saputra and Dicky Christanto

    The Jakarta Post

Manila/Jakarta   /   Mon, December 9 2019   /  12:52 am
On the mark: Indonesian archers Hendra Purnama (left), Arif Dwi Pangestu (center) and Riau Ega Agatha Salsabila pose for a photograph with their 2019 Southeast Asian Games gold medals at the Clark Parade Grounds, the Philippines, on Sunday. (Antara/Nyoman Budhiana)(left), Arif Dwi Pangestu (center) and Riau Ega Agatha Salsabila pose for a photograph with their 2019 Southeast Asian Games gold medals at the Clark Parade Grounds, the Philippines, on Sunday. (Antara/Nyoman Budhiana)

On the mark: Indonesian archers Hendra Purnama (left), Arif Dwi Pangestu (center) and Riau Ega Agatha Salsabila pose for a photograph with their 2019 Southeast Asian Games gold medals at the Clark Parade Grounds, the Philippines, on Sunday. (Antara/Nyoman Budhiana)As Indonesia’s athletes have surpassed all targets at the ongoing Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in the Philippines, chef de mission Harry Warganegara urged them to stay vigilant and go all out in their pursuit of victory in the remaining days. Indonesia has so far secured 203 medals, comprising 65 gold, 61 silver and 77 bronze medals, and ranks second in the medals tally.“We have asked all athletes to remain focused, vigilant during the competition, despite the fact that we have surpassed all targets,” Harry told The Jakarta Post on Sunday.The team had resolved to maintain its competitive spirit at the 2019 SEA Games, he sa...