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Late HH Shaikh Faisal bin Hamad Al Khalifa Purebred Arabian Horse Beauty Championship Commences
Manama, Dec. 8 (BNA): Under the patronage of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Olympic Committee, Honourary President of Bahrain Equestrian and Endurance Federation (BREEF), and in the presence of HH Shaikh Faisal bin Rashid Al Khalifa, Vice President of the Supreme Council for Environment (SCE), President of BREEF, the eight Edition of the late HH Shaikh Faisal bin Hamad Al Khalifa Purebred Arabian Horse Beauty Championship commenced on Friday. Organised by BREEF, the two-day event is taking place at Bahrain International Endurance Village.
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Bahrain participates in WAFF meeting
Amman, Dec. 8 (BNA): Secretary-General of the Bahrain Football Association (BFA), Ibrahim Al-Buainain, has participated in the meeting of the general assembly of the West Asian Football Federation (WAFF).
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Horse sport programme, Asian participation discussed
Manama, Dec. 7 (BNA): The Board of Directors of the Bahrain Royal Equestrian and Endurance Federation (BREEF) held a meeting under the chairmanship of His Highness Shaikh Faisal bin Rashid Al Khalifa, His Highness Shaikh Faisal bin Rashid Al Khalifa, Vice President of the Supreme Council for Environment, President of BREEF in the presence of a number of Board members.
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Swimming event programme confirmed
Manama, Dec. 7 (BNA): The Bahrain Swimming Federation (BSA) has confirmed the programme for the 7th edition of the National Swimming Day Championship, to be held under the patronage of president Shaikh Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa from December 15 and 16.
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Thumbs up to cycling team
Manama, Dec. 7 (BNA): Supreme Council for Youth and Sports deputy general secretary and Bahrain Olympic Committee general secretary Abdulrahman Askar gave thumbs up to Bahrain national cycling team, who returned from Sharm El Shaikh, in Egypt, after coming sixth overall at the recently-concluded Arab Championship.
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Registration for 4th Falcons, Hunting Tournament to begin
Manama, Dec. 5 (BNA): Following directives from HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Olympic Committee, the Organising Committee is set to inaugurate the 4th HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa Falcons and Hunting Tournament following the success it achieved last year.
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Media Office to hold course on horse sports media coverage
Manama, Dec. 5 (BNA): Director of HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa Media and Information Office Mr. Tawfiq Al Salehi pointed out that the office has begun taking executive measures to implement HH Shaikh Nasser's directives for the organisation of a training course on key media skills of covering all aspects of horse sports. Al Salehi explained that the course would shed light on various aspects, including the skills that the commentator, the broadcaster or the photographer must have in covering the horse sport activities, namely, the endurance races, showjumping events as well as the Arabian Horse Beauty shows.
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Minister opens club's building
Manama, Dec. 5 (BNA): Youth and Sports Affairs Minister Hisham bin Mohammed Al Jowder has inaugurated Al Ahli Club’s refurbished administrative building.
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Shaikh Hamad triumphs in National Race Day
Manama, Dec. 4 (BNA): Shaikh Hamad bin Isa bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa headlined four different winners in an exciting third round of National Race Day, held at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) in Sakhir.
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Administrators, media figures honoured
Manama, Dec. 4 (BNA): Supreme Council for Youth and Sports deputy general secretary and Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) general secretary Abdulrahman Askar commended the role of administrative and media representatives in the successes achieved by Bahrain sports teams at various international challenges.
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