Our market in Michigan has not yet rebounded to the point where we can have the luxury of raising rent," added Alice Ehn, Executive Officer for WAAA
The West Asian Athletics Championships were held from September 18 to 20, with participation from all 13 WAAA
member nations comprising Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, the UAE, Iran, Palestine, Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq, Oman, Yemen and hosts Syria.
Bahrain Athletics Association president and delegation head Shaikh Talal is also currently the WAAA
Meanwhile, an election for the new WAAA board will be held on Friday as part of a congress.
Shaikh Talal is also currently the WAAA president, and he has been overseeing preparations for the championships alongside WAAA vice-president Yasser Diabat of Jordan, WAAA general secretary and BAA vice-president Abdulrahman Askar of Bahrain, and championship director Ali Yaseen, also of Bahrain.
1980 - Olympic Games (Moscow) bronze medal 4x100m relay; WAAA
champion 100m and 200m.