BANJARMASIN – Ir H Edy Sudarmadi was re-elected as Chairman of the Indonesian Motor Association (IMI) of South Kalimantan Province for the period of 2022-2026.
The former chairman of HDCI South Kalimantan, a successful businessman from Banua, is responsible for the second time in charge of the automotive sports organization in South Kalimantan, during the Provincial Conference (Musprov) which took place at the Aria Barito Hotel, Saturday (26/2/2022).
The Musprov IMI of South Kalimantan was officially opened by the Governor of South Kalimantan who was represented by Assistant II for General Administration of the South Kalimantan Provincial Government, Siswansyah and was attended by the South Kalimantan KONI Firdaus Mansyuri, as well as representatives of automotive club representatives and city/district observers in South Kalimantan.
This time, the IMI South Kalimantan Musprov felt special with the presence of the former Chairperson of the South Kalimantan IMI during the Teguh Juandi era, Bambang Sujatmiko, Sutarto. It was also attended by the Deputy Chairperson of the IMI Center for Organizational Affairs, Donni P.
Siswansyah, the South Kalimantan Provincial Government Assistant, in his remarks after opening the event, said that as long as IMI South Kalimantan was under the leadership of Ir H Edy Sudarmadi, the automotive human organization in South Kalimantan continued to develop and progress. Even though the pandemic situation hit, even the automotive continues even with strict procedures.
“The chairman of IMI South Kalimantan under Edy’s control is getting ahead. Pak Edy was also able to bring IMI South Kalimantan racers into the top 10 at the Papua PON, an achievement that should be appreciated and proud,” he said.
Siswansyah said, in the midst of the pandemic, IMI Kalsel continues to actively organize events and send racing athletes and make achievements on the national level, such as the 2nd winner of the national test slalom for female racer Dina Pristia, Hendra Rusadi, a motorcycle racing athlete who won even nationally in the President’s Cup, Rayhan won 3 motorcycles. across national levels.
“IMI South Kalimantan has also been at the forefront of the flood disaster that hit South Kalimantan in recent years. IMI South Kalimantan is here to provide assistance and care,” he said.
Meanwhile, the Deputy Chair of the Central IMI Dony expressed his appreciation for the leadership of Edy Sudarmadi who was able to develop the IMI South Kalimantan organization forward and develop despite the COVID-19 situation.
“IMI Kalsel is getting more advanced, it looks like it will even continue to be held such as off-road, motorcycle racing, etc. IMI Kalsel is a pioneer without even involving the audience through the off-road. Seeing this potential, the Camel Tropy event is very possible to be carried out in South Kalimantan Province,” he said.