UncategorisedThe first preparatory session of the Union of the Arab National Olympic Committees

September 11, 20190

?The first preparatory session of the Union of the Arab National Olympic Committees (UANOC) and Organizing Committee of the Second Arab Women’s Club Games were held in Bahrain yesterday (JUNE 29).
Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) acting general secretary Abdulrahman Askar inaugurated the opening sessions, aimed to prepare for the Second Arab Women’s Club Games, which is due to take place in Sharjah from February 1 to 14 next year.
In his opening speech, Askar welcomed the UANOC and Organsing Committee representatives in Bahrain and conveyed the greetings and best wishes of Supreme Council for Youth and Sports chairman and BOC president Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa.
Held at the BOC premises, the three-hour session continued with UANOC women’s committee chairwoman and BOC member Shaikha Hayat bint Abdulaziz Al Khalifa discussing latest arrangements made in preparations for the Games.
She noted the significant backing of chairwoman of Sharjah Ladies Club Shaikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi to this event and her keenness to achieve excellence by personally following up all organizational issues.
Shaikha Hayat also expressed the Kingdom of Bahrain eagerness to stand by the Games organising committee and offer all that is needed to ensure its succession in all areas.
On his part, UANOC assistant general secretary conveyed the greetings of UANOC president Prince Nawaf bin Faisal Al Saud to Shaikh Nasser and his appreciation to the BOC for hosting these sessions and for the great hospitality.
Meanwhile, the visiting delegation today will meet UANOC first vice-president Shaikh Isa bin Rashid Al Khalifa and present him with an invitation from Sheikha Jawaher to attend next year’s Games.
The delegation also consists of UANOC Secretariat General member Nayef Al Salem, and from the Organizing Committee Nada Askar Al Naqbi, Khaled Al Hussein, Nora Al Shamsi, Reem Kareem, Nawal Al Shibani, in addition to representative of the Technical Secretariat of Arab Youth and Sports Arab Ministers Council Ali Omar.
UANOC is an international organization that unites the 22 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) of the Arab world. It is headquartered in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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