HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad crowns winners

Manama, Al-Khaldiya Stables captain rider Rashid Al-Rowae has won the cup of Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa. HH Shaikh Khalid bin Ham…

Manama, Al-Khaldiya Stables captain rider Rashid Al-Rowae has won the cup of Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa.

HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa presented the trophy to the champion who outclassed his competitors and won the 120-long international endurance race.

His Majesty the King's Representative for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, National Security Advisor and and SCYS Chairman HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa attended the ceremony which was held at the Bahrain International Endurance Village.

HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa also honoured rider Emad Isa, from Muharraq Equestrian School, who won the private stables race.

Supreme Council for the Environment (SCE) Deputy President HH Shaikh Faisal bin Rashid Al-Khalifa and Bahrain Royal Equestrian and Endurance Federation (BREEF) Chairman HH Shaikh Isa bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa also attended the ceremony.

HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa commended HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa's keenness on patronizing the endurance race, hailing the success of the event.

He commended of the efforts exerted by Bahrain Royal Equestrian and Endurance Federation (BREEF), chaired by HH Shaikh Isa bin Abdulla Al-Khalifa.

He congratulated the riders who emerged as winners of the race, praising the dedicated efforts of all the committees in charge of organizing the event and ensuring its success.

He said that the success of the race on the cup of HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa would be catalyst ahead of the endurance race on the cup of HM the King.

He expressed his optimism regarding the promising future of endurance in the upcoming races in light of the success of the race on the cup of HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa.

HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa praised HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa for keen interest and follow-up, hailing the organizational and technical success of the championship and the riders' performance.

Al-Khaldiya Stables captain and Al-Zaim Team rider Rashid Al-Rowae has won the cup of Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) President HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al-Khalifa.

He covered the 120-kilometre-race in 4.46.30 hours, followed by Shahd Walid Al-Ahmed (Al-Zaim Team) clocking 4.46.32 hrs and Thaman Al-Awadhi (Victorious Team ) with 5.02.40 .

Emad Isa, from Muharraq Equestrian School, won the private stables race, followed by Abdurahman ( Al-Fateh stables) and Abdulrahan A;Zayed (Al-Maghirat Stables).

Source: Bahrain News Agency