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Embassy in UK celebrates Bahrain Sports Day
11 : 03 AM - 13/02/2018
London, Feb. 13 (BNA): Bahrain's embassy in the United Kingdom marked Bahrain Sports Day by organising sports and physical activities to promote physical exercise in order to highlight its positive role and to make it a daily routine in the future.
February 13 is marked as Bahrain Sports Day following the directives of His Royal Highness the Prime Minister, Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, and with the support of the Representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Work and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, and President of the Bahrain Olympic Committee, His Highness Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa.
During the event in London, the ambassador, Shaikh Fawaz bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, emphasised that allocating an annual national Sports Day reflects the government’s care for the safety and health of all society members.
The embassy’s programme for Bahrain Sports Day involved various sports activities, namely tennis, badminton, jogging and using physical fitness equipment.
The embassy staff expressed their appreciation of this initiative and all its activities that reflect the Government’s keenness to promote sports.


BNA 0759 GMT 2018/02/13

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