Sipak Rago

Saturday, January 31st 2009. | Padang Pariaman Tourism

Sipak Rago is the traditional sport from Padang Pariaman region district, with player about 9 men. Dressed in traditional outfit (baju guntiang cino, tutuik kapalo, jo sarawa jao) and without shoes or sandal. Playing about 30 minutes for 1 term, make a circle, then over the ball to others. On this game there is no rule to beat up the opponent, but how to over the ball with elegant to the others, it is good to maintenance the unity among them, like minangnese famous words “lamak di awak katuju di urang”, which mean every action we made not harm others, or by the other word is win-win solution. /r.j