1 March 2020 – The Riadah Berbasikal Semangat Kebangsaan cycling event was held at the capital in conjunction with the 36th National Day celebration. The event was joined by His Majesty Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah ibni Al-Marhum Sultan Haji Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien Sa’adul Khairi Waddien, Sultan and Yang Di Pertuan of Brunei Darussalam and members of the royal family.
His Majesty consented to lead thousands of enthusiastic cyclists along the 11.5 km route around the capital. The event was also participated by Yang Mulia Professor Dr. Dayang Hajah Zohrah binti Hj Sulaiman, Vice-Chancellor of UTB; Principal Officers; staff and students of UTB.
Heading back to the Taman Haji Sir Omar ‘Ali Saifuddien, His Majesty then took a closer look at the exhibits showcased by the government and private agencies which UTB also took part.
Among the activities on display by UTB were Academic Technological projects by students from School of Computing and Informatics, and Centre for Innovative Engineering; F1 Car display from engineering students; and educational games from the UTB Student Representative Council, Robotics Club, and Environmental Club.