|Clothing Ceremonies for 'Nude Olympics 2014' in Malaysia|
|by Tom McGregor||Mon, Aug 18, 2014, 12:50 AM|
Malaysian law enforcement authorities had uncovered that the 'Nude Olympics 2014,' were being held on a secluded Penang area beach. Accordingly, they raced to the scene to clothe the participants and then arrested the competitors.
Channel NewsAsia reports that, "The organiser of a nudist sports festival in Penang has apologised for holding the event, which triggered outrage in Malaysia and led to the arrest of eight people. A video of the May gathering, called the "Nude Sport Games 2014", first appeared on social media earlier this month and went viral. It showed naked participants engaged in a range of activities including body painting, dancing, relay races and various other contests on a secluded Penang beach."
Nudist Olympiads were competing in relay races amongst other contests.
Acording to Channel NewsAsia, "Co-organiser Albert Yam, who is in police custody, has publicly apologised for the "naturist event" in an open letter to the government of the state of Penang, the New Straits Times reported on Monday (Aug 18). "We will not do it again and please accept our deepest apologies for our misconduct, which has caused embarrassment to the country," he said."
The 'Nude Olympics 2014' organizer was Albert Yam, who lives in Singapore.
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