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Youth members in the School Units form an integral and important component of the membership base of MRCS Penang. Many activities and courses were organised for the Youth members throughout the year with the support of the Penang State Education Department (JPN).

The Seberang Perai Utara District (SPU) and Seberang Perai Selatan (SPS) District jointly organised a Youth Training Camp from May 28 – 30. The camp at SMK Sg Acheh was officiated by Tuan Haji Norhassim B. Hj Mahat, the Education Officer of SPS District. A total of 122 participants from the School Units took part.

The Penang State Education department (JPN) organised the State Level Formation Foot-drill Competition on July 20 at the State Co-curriculum Centre of Penang. The MRCS officers Mr. Daniel Lim, Ms Foo Lily and Mdm Ooi Hwei Ching were appointed as foot-drill judges to help the technical secretariat of JPN.

The MRCS Penang State Foot-drill Competition was held at Taman Perwira on July 24. The competition was officiated by Tuan Haji Zulkafli Bin Kamaruddin, the Head of Co-curriculum, JPN Penang. A total of 450 Youth members participated. The Champion and the Best Commander category was won by SMK Bagan Jaya. SMK Chung Ling Butterworth emerged as 1st Runner-up and SMK Taman Perwira the 2nd Runner-up.

MRCS Island District was selected to represent MRCS Penang at the Merdeka National Day Parade 2016, held on August 31 at Padang Kota Lama. A team of 80 Youth members from SMK St. Xavier and SMK Hutchings took part in the march past.

Youth Officers, Mdm Ooi Hwei Ching, Mr. Daniel Lim and Ms Foo Lily, were honoured by JPN for their outstanding contributions to co-curriculum activities. Mdm Ooi received the Outstanding Technical Official Award, which was presented to her at the Penang State Co-curriculum Award Presentation Ceremony 2016 on November 23 at Balik Pulau. Mr. Daniel Lim and Ms Foo Lily received their Certificate of Appreciation as JPN co-curriculum technical officers.

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