His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, First Deputy President of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Athletics Association, congratulated His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Olympic Committee for winning the chairmanship of the Olympic Committee 2016-2020 term by unanimous decision.
His Highness said: “The victory of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa with the unanimous decision on the presidency of the Bahrain Olympic, is a clear indication of the confidence of all the sports federations in His Highness and his outstanding efforts which contributed to a qualitative leap and large development in sports, and was reflected in national teams achieving honourable results in various participations, which strengthens and confirms the position of the Kingdom of Bahrain on the global map.”
His Highness said that HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa outlined the strategies, plans and programmes that translated the directives of the wise leadership to improve the sports sector with continuous efforts to achieve honourable results.
HH Shaikh Khalid Bin Hamad Al Khalifa continued: “We are very confident of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa in leading the Bahraini sport towards more brilliance, success and excellence. He is a leader who has the qualities of success, has an insight into safe decision making, and a sense of pushing for innovation and creativity”.