n Chatham-based BWBF
, founded 75 years ago, distributes radio equipment on free permanent loan to blind and partially sighted people the UK.
general secretary Saleh Al Ammar said the federation looks at this championship as an opportunity to select several new faces to represent Bahrain in international competitions in 2013.
As a build up to the championship, BWBF
board, heading by president Shaikh Abdulla bin Rashid Al Khalifa, held a meeting at its premises in Um Al Hassam to finalise the schedule.
assistant general secretary Ali Abdulla Yousef attended the GCC Weightlifting meeting for the GCC Weightlifting Championship, to be held in Muscat from October 14 to 19.
The General Secretary of the BOC said that the efforts of the BWBF
have greatly contributed to the achievement of many weightlifting accomplishments on the GCC, Arab, Asian and global levels, and expressed confidence that the new development plan would be tremendously successful and adds to the previous achievements.
The meeting was also attended by BWBF
vice-president Ahmed Bahr and its general secretary Sultan Al Ghanim.
It will be held under the patronage of BWBF
president Shaikh Abdulla bin Rashid Al Khalifa.
general secretary Saleh Al Ammar was also present during the meeting.
It was organised by ITC Gulf, Muse Media Group and the BWBF
Present at yesterday's conference were ITC vice-president Saleh Aldoub, Muse president Mohammed Al Tawil, BWBF
official Mohammed Bahar and Virgin shop manager Ismail Sardi.
This is without a doubt one of the biggest events to take place in Bahrain," BWBF
president Shaikh Abdulla bin Rashid Al Khalifa said yesterday at a Press conference at the National Stadium announcing details of 'Raw Power Bahrain'.