Manama: Muharraq Club Board Chairman Shaikh Ahmed bin Ali bin Abdulla Al Khalifa, congratulated His Majesty the King’s Representative for Humanitarian Works and Youth Affairs, and Supreme Council for Youth and Sports Affairs (SCYS)’s Chairman His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, and SCYS’s First Deputy Chairman, Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, on Bahrain’s ranking first in the world for holding the half-marathon race, out of 493 races.
Shaikh Ahmed emphasized that Bahrain’s sports achievements reflect the support of His Majesty the King and embodiment of his vision to highlight Bahrain in various sports forums. It also represents HM’s faith in the role of Bahraini youth in achieving in all fields.
He also congratulated Bahrain Athletics Association (BAA)’s Vice-President Mohammed Abdullatif bin Jalal, praising his role, along with the BAA members, in the success of the half-marathon race from an organizational aspect and media coverage.
Source: Bahrain News Agency