Manama, Nov. 13 (BNA): The Bahrain Triathlon Association organised the final championship of the Triathlon season in Durrat Marina, with the participation of a large selection of athletes.
Shaikh Saqr bin Salman Al Khalifa, President of the Bahrain Triathlon Association, congratulated the winners and praised the standards demonstrated by the athletes throughout the season.
"The competitions witnessed the strong presence of different participants of various age groups, which confirms that triathlon is on the right track in spreading amongst youth. He indicated that the increase in the size of participants in this championship gives the Bahrain Association strong incentive to organise more competitions in the coming seasons," he said.
Shaikh Saqr bin Salman Al Khalifa praised the support of His Highness 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, who contributed to the success of the sports season and its objectives of discovering more sports talents capable of enriching the Bahraini sport of triathlon.
Shaikh Saqr bin Salman Al Khalifa revealed that the Bahrain Triathlon Association will organise more competitions next season, which will return to Al Zallaq through the sponsorship of Al Zallaq Real Estate for the local competitions organised by the association.