Pekan Olahraga Nasional (PON) XX tahun 2021 akan diselenggarakan di Papua. PON akan berlangsung pada 2 Oktober hingga 15 Oktober 2021.
Stadion Lukas Enembe menjadi lokasi utama penyelenggaraan edisi ini, baik upacara pembukaan maupun penutupan.
This event was originally supposed to be held in 2020, but was postponed to 2021 due to the pandemic.
The Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia, the Best PTS in Sumatra, was the champion, donating four students to take part in PON.
Four Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia Students representing at PON XX Papua 2021
In the karate branch, Selly Septiani and Wisnu Prayoga were represented, while in the kabadi branch, Joni Saputra was represented. These three students study at the S1 Sport Education study program, Faculty of Letters and Education, Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia.
Another athlete is Refdan Syaputra, the wrestling branch of the university in the Information Systems S1 study program, Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science, Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia.
Vice Chancellor I of the Universitas Teknokrat Indonesia Dr. H. Mahathir Muhammad, SE., MM. very proud because students who excel in sports are able to compete in PON 2020.
Mahathir wants the four students to be able to achieve maximum results. He hopes that the medal target assigned to the four athletes can be achieved.
Mahathir said their hard work in training would be seen during the match. Mahathir believes that these four Teknokrat students will be able to achieve optimal performance.
Mahathir wants PON to be carried out well. He also reminded the four athletes from Teknokrat to take care of their health.