Manama, Feb. 12 (BNA): Bahrain Airport Company (BAC) staff members took part in a 3km walkathon in support of the third annual Bahrain Sports Day, a national event that promotes the Kingdom’s sports culture and the importance of healthy living. The walkathon took place at Arad Bay and gave BAC employees of all levels the chance to socialise outside of the workplace environment.
BAC’s participation is in line with its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme, which provides a platform for the company to contribute to Bahraini society. Through its CSR activities, BAC actively encourages young Bahrainis to aspire to sporting excellence and spurs on athletes with special needs to participate in sporting events. BAC employees also participate in many charitable, community, and fund-raising activities, including the Tower Running Competition, the Bahrain Civil Defense Firefighter Challenge, the Bahraini Strongest Man competition, and the Bahrain Heritage Rowing competition.
Organised by the Bahrain Olympic Committee in line with the directives of the Kingdom’s leadership, Bahrain Sports Day took place across all four governorates and featured a packed sporting and entertainment programme aimed at Bahrainis and expats of all ages.
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BNA 1251 GMT 2019/02/12