GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Swimming Club celebrated its 109th anniversary in grand style with more than 600 members attending the gala occasion.
The club which has a rich history, houses excellent aquatic and a host of other recreational facilities.
They have also churned out state and national level swimmers who have gone on to make the country proud.
The evening saw the club president Chan Kean Hin, delivering his welcome address as well as highlight the latest progress at the club.
"We plan to revitalise the club with more events and upgrade some of the facilities. The club has an excellent location and beachfront," said Chan.
Club members were entertained by a live band from Ipoh while tucking into sumptuous local and Western favourites.
There was also a lucky draw.
The highlight of the night was the cake-cutting ceremony by the club's committee members.
The Penang Swimming Club has 7,000 members.