Supreme Council of Youth and Sports second vice-chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee honorary president Shaikh Isa bin Rashid Al Khalifa congratulated the Kingdom’s leadership on the occasion of the Bahrain endurance 13 elite triathlon team qualifying for the World Championship in Austria.
The team, led by His Majesty the King’s Representative for Charity and Youth Affair, Supreme Council of Youth and Sports chairman and BOC president Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, came on top in the Iron Man 70.3 Triathlon Championship held recently in Mallorca, Spain.
Shaikh Isa said the noble achievement of Shaikh Nasser comes after the huge effort led by His Highness with the support and follow-up of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa the prime supporter of Bahraini sportspeople and the locomotive and incentive whose fruits come today with this huge achievement which assures everybody about the high capability and potential of His Highness during endurance and triathlon championships.
Shaikh Isa said the results are added to the series of accomplishments of Shaikh Nasser in the sports arena, which affirms the attained place of Bahrain and its noble achievement in the most competitive of international, continental and global championships, wishing His Highness success in the upcoming participation.
He expressed confidence in the ability of the Bahraini team to continue their success at the coming World Championship in Austria, having a group of remarkable athletes led by Shaikh Nasser, who is a unique athletic idol.