Manama, Apr. 14 (BNA): Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President His Highness Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa said that the coming period would require team work spirit.
He hailed HM the King’s Representative for Charity Works and Youth Affairs and SCYS Chairman His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa who entrusted him to lead the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC).
He expressed resolve to build on the landmark achievements during the chairmanship of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, to ensure the sustainability of the youth and sports sector.
He pointed out that the vision which will be drawn up will stem from the directives of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa and the strategies put forward by HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa.
He commended HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al-Khalifa which achieved a qualitative leap forward for Bahrain’s youth and sport, hailing his efforts to launch programmes and plans.
He hailed the landmark achievements attained by Bahrain’s national teams which, he said, bolstered the Kingdom’s standing in the region and the world.
He announced plans to elaborate administrative policies which aim to promote sport professionalism and enhance the performance of sport federations and associations.