Sports in Little Northern Gem, Perlis
Putra Golf Club
Located 10km from Kangar, Putra Golf Club is the only golf course in Perlis which offers quite a challenging experience for golfer with its water hazards, bunkering and occasional ravines. It is a popular 18-hole golfing venue where its natural charms are enhanced by the jungle-clad hills and limestone rock faces that picturesquely line the course.
A popular sport in Perlis, Woodball depicts features of both modern golf and ancient croquet. It is played with wooden balls, a mallet and a gate. Every year, woodball competitors and enthusiasts from around the world gather here for national and regional level championships. Woodball courses are situated in Kangar and Arau.
1. Kangar Woodball Course
2. Arau Woodball Course
Perlis Equine Centre
Sprawling over 10 acres near the Putra Golf Club, the Perlis Equine Centre has a stable of horses for riding purposes as well as therapy sessions. The therapy session are held in the morning while riding lessons are conducted in the evenings around 5.00pm to 7.00pm.
This equestrian centre will be turned into the country’s biggest equestrian training centre to develop equestrian sports in the state.