Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of His Majesty for Charity Works and Youth Affair, the National Security Advisor, president of Supreme Council of Youth and Sports and Royal Guard Commander, is set to take part in the highly-anticipated Ironman Middle East 70.3 Bahrain Championship to be held on December 7 near the Avenues Mall.
“The Ironman Middle East Championship is considered among the most important sport events being held in Bahrain as it contributes to supporting the sport and entertainment industry in Bahrain and make the Kingdom the capital of youth and sport,” said Shaikh Nasser.
The Ironman Middle East 70.3 Bahrain attracts many Ironman champions from all around the world, all of whom are looking to achieve the best results.
In his first appearance in an Ironman event, he finished 27th in his age group. He then participated in another Ironman event, but this time in Florida, where he clocked 10:27:31 hours and finished 18th in his age group.
In his third Ironman participation, Shaikh Nasser achieved sixth place in his age group in South Africa.
Shaikh Nasser then secured a new personal record time while competing in an Ironman event in New York.
Shaikh Nasser set a new record at the GCC level in 2018 during his participation in the Triple Crown Championship in Dubai, completing the event in 04.09.27 hours.
In the same year, he finished first in the Texas Ironman Championship, posting a time of 09.06.52 hours.
Meanwhile, the Organising Committee has invited volunteers to contribute to the organisation of the event.
To register: Visit the IRONMAN website:www.ironman.com/bahrain70.3www.ironman.com/im703-bahrain
For more information, please contact: +973 33787743.