Mr. Khaleel Al-Jabir, member of International Swimming Federation (FINA) Bureau, attended the first FINA bureau meeting in its current session held in Sanya City, China.
He also attended the FINA award ceremony for the best athletes 2017 in swimming, diving, high diving, water polo and artistic swimming. H.E. Sheikh Saud bin Ali Al Thani , First Vice President for Qatar Olympic Committee attended the ceremony.
Mr. Al-Jabir said :
“ This ceremony was to honour the FINA champions as we could witness the great development in Aquatic Sports, and how the FINA could reach this advanced stage through its programs. It reflects FINA’s effort to spread sport all over the world and honouring the champions who exerted efforts during the year to be the best athletes. The ceremony was not only for athletes, but also to honour the trainers.”
Both Mr. Al-Jabir and Dr. Julio C. MAGLIONE, president of FINA, singed the contract to hold the FINA/airweave World Cup 2018-2021 in Qatar.