Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) secretary general Mohammed Al Nusuf has extended his support to Bahrain’s prominent athletes and help them promote their success stories to inspire young athletes to similar successes.
This statement was announced at Al Nusuf meeting with a group of Bahrain’s hero athletes at the committee premises in Seef. They were former Arab short-distance athletics champion Ruqaya Al Ghasra, football skipper Mohammed Salmeen, handball ace Saeed Johar, basketball veteran Nooh Najaf and bodybuilding ace Sami Al Haddad.
Al Nusuf commended the efforts and hard work of the athletes, and their dedication to raise the Bahrain flag high at various regional, continental and international competitions.
He also reviewed ways to carry out the directives of Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman and BOC President His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa to enable these hero athletes become an inspiration model for the next generation of Bahraini athletes in different sports.
On their part, the visiting athletes presented their own proposals and suggestions to implement the initiative of Shaikh Khalid, as well as their efforts in this regard to promote their respective stories of success with the support of overseas brokers to run their campaign.