His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, representative of His Majesty the King for Humanitarian Works and Youth Affairs, expressed his happiness at the Royal Endurance Team’s control of the first places in the Jordan International Championship for general and juniors, and the team’s winning of the titles of the 120 km races for the public, 120 km for juniors and 100 km in the championship, which witnessed wide participation in the The Jordanian capital, Amman.
His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa stressed that these results reflect the status of Bahrain’s endurance sport in the foreign participations, which are sponsored by His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the King of the country, may God protect him and his patronage, and the interest of His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince. The Covenant, the Prime Minister, may God protect him.
His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa explained that the royal team achieved the championship gains by qualifying the jockeys and horses for the upcoming World Junior Championships, translating the high aspirations of the team and the jockeys’ keenness to always be on the podium, noting that these results are a great motivator for the team to continue achieving goals during the period. coming.
His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa said, “We are pleased with the positive results achieved by the royal team in the Jordan Championship, as the team’s dominance in the races enhances the position of Bahrain’s sport of endurance in its foreign participation, especially since the team always enters tournaments to compete and achieve positive results.”
His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa added, “We set many goals before the tournament, and we see that they have been achieved, praise be to God, as the team will reach the upcoming tournaments in full readiness, especially as it is on the verge of new participations in which it will seek to continue the success story experienced by the team.”
His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa continued, “The distinction that the team enjoys is a result of the spirit and the same family that it lives in in foreign tournaments, where we see everyone working in full swing for one goal, which is to honor the Kingdom in foreign forums, and we thank all team members for their great efforts.” .
His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa praised the outstanding efforts made by the riders and their keenness to provide the best levels in all stages of the tournament, wishing the team continued success.
His Highness directs the knights
His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa was keen to guide the knights through the stages through continuous follow-up with the royal team’s mission, as these directives contributed to the team reaching advanced positions and ascending to the podium.
Dr.. Khalid: The achievement is the fruit of the support of Nasser bin Hamad
Dr. Khalid Ahmed Hassan, director of the royal team, confirmed that the achievement of the royal team is the result of the support of His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa to the team and his continued keenness to support the riders and qualify them in the best way for the upcoming benefits, most notably the World Junior and Youth Championship.
Dr. explained. Khaled Ahmed Hassan said that the championship is an extension of the series of qualification of jockeys and horses for the upcoming world championship, and he said: “We were keen to participate in the first Jordan International Championship, and then we continued to coordinate with the Royal Jordanian Equestrian Federation about organizing a second championship, which witnessed the brilliance of the royal team and its obtaining the first places.”
He continued, “These results achieved by the royal team confirm the great workload that the team is undertaking under the guidance and support of His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, as the team works according to a development vision whose permanent goal is to raise the flag of the Kingdom of Bahrain high in all external forums.”
He praised Dr. Khaled indicated that the results achieved in the Jordan Championship will motivate the team in the upcoming competitions and always strive to achieve positive results, God willing.
The Royal Endurance Team dominated the championship races, winning the first three places in the 120 km race for general and 120 km for juniors, and first place in the 100 km race.
The jockey Othman Al-Awadi was able to achieve first place in the 120 km race for the public after he finished the race with a time of (5 hours, 28 minutes and 12 seconds), and in the second place was the jockey Ahmed Saleh Youssef, who finished the race with a time of (5 hours, 28 minutes and 14 seconds), and the center The third jockey, Hassan Essam Makki, with a time of 5 hours, 31 minutes and 17 seconds.
The Royal Endurance Team dominated the 120 km race for juniors amid the brilliance and prominence of the team greatly, and the knights imposed their control and achieved the first six positions with merit and merit, as the jockey Nasser Hamad Al-Qahtani managed to achieve first place after finishing the race in a time of (5 hours, 42 minutes and 20 seconds). The jockey Sultan Abdulaziz Al-Rumaihi came in the second place with a time of (6 hours, 3 minutes and 15 seconds), and the third place was the jockey Jassem Khalifa Rashid with a time of 6 hours, 3 minutes and 40 seconds.
Al-Subaie is shining!
In the 100 km race, jockey Muhammad Ibrahim Al-Subaie was able to achieve first place amid strong competition from the jockeys of Jordan, where the race witnessed the participation of 22 jockeys and Al-Subaie was the only representative of the royal team.
Coronation of champions
After the end of the tournament, the winning riders were crowned the first places, where Dr. Khaled Ahmed Hassan and Tawfiq Al-Salihi, Director of the Media Office of His Highness Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa and the Information Center, and Noor Al-Rifai, Secretary of the Royal Jordanian Equestrian Federation crowned the champions in the first places.