SHAIKH Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, first deputy president of Supreme Council for Youth and Sports and president of Bahrain Athletics Association, expressed great satisfaction yesterday at the response to the second edition of the Strongest Bahraini Man Championship taking place under his patronage.
The event is taking place under the theme #Be_Monester and the qualifiers is set to conclude today while the finals will be held from February 21 to 23, 2019.
The Strongest Bahraini Man Championship is part of Shaikh Khalid’s humanitarian and sports initiatives that are aimed at supporting youth and sports sectors and Its proceeds will be reserved to support cancer patients.
“We are pleased with the youth’s participation in the qualifying competitions which reflects their keenness to confirm their presence in all sports competitions,” said Shaikh Khalid.
The qualification round will conclude today with middle and heavy weight events, starting at 2pm and ending at 9pm at Seef Mall, near gate number 10.
Head of the Referees Committee Ahmed Jamsheer thanked Shaikh Khalid for his patronage of the event.