The Olympic Committee has made tremendous strides in promoting and advancing sports since it was established in 1979. Its journey to success has been marked by various stages of development, culminating in the level of progress it enjoys today. The leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khaled bin Hamad Al Khalifa, First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, Chairman of the General Sports Authority and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee, has been instrumental in this achievement, as the sports movement has flourished and contributed to the prosperity of the community.
The Olympic Committee has a remarkable track record of success in various Olympic, Asian, Arab and Gulf tournaments. Their dedication to developing Team Bahrain's heroes and heroines through a range of programs and activities is truly inspiring. Their efforts, along with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, have led to the crowning of numerous future champions. The Board of Directors and Executive Body are to be commended for their great work.
The Bahrain Olympic Committee has become an essential player in the world of sports, taking on a variety of initiatives and projects to promote growth in this sector. Among these are the School Olympics, Children’s Olympics, Olympic Day celebrations, the Creating Champions Program, and partnerships with Olympic Committees, continental and international federations to host several significant sporting events. Through these efforts, the Committee has established itself as a prominent force in the sports community, dedicated to serving all aspects of the sporting world with distinction and proficiency.
Shaikh Isa bin Ali bin Khalifa Al Khalifa,
Vice President of Bahrain Olympic Committee