KSSC hon­ours Rio Olympic shoot­ers and of­fi­cials

Kuwait Times - - SPORTS - By Ab­del­latif Sharaa

KUWAIT: Kuwait and Arab Shoot­ing Fed­er­a­tions Sec­re­tary General Obaid AlO­saimi thanked HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ah­mad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, HH Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ah­mad Al-Jaber AlSabah and HH the Prime Min­is­ter Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah for their con­tin­ued sup­port of the shoot­ing sport and shoot­ers. He said if it was not for this sup­port the achieve­ments would not have con­tin­ued in the name of our coun­try, and the lat­est of those is win­ning gold and bronze medals at the Rio Olympics.

Al-Osaimi said that the board of di­rec­tors hon­ored Olympic shoot­ers and of­fi­cials, dur­ing the clos­ing cer­e­mony of HH Crown Prince tour­na­ment on Satur­day.

He said gold medal­list Fuhaid Al-Dai­hani was awarded KD 30,000 while bronze medal­list Ab­dal­lah Al-Rashidi was awarded KD 10,000, mean­while shoot­ers Ah­mad Al-Afasi, Khalid Al-Mud­haf, Ab­del­rah­man Al-Fai­han and Saud Habib Al-Kandary were awarded KD 3000 each.

He said of­fi­cials who ac­com­pa­nied the shoot­ers were also awarded KD 3000 each.

Al-Osaimi said the board of di­rec­tors is proud of the shoot­ers both win­ners and qual­i­fiers to the Olympics and hoped that will be an in­cen­tive for other shoot­ers to ex­ert more ef­forts.

He also thanked In­for­ma­tion Min­is­ter, State Min­is­ter for Youth Af­fairs for his care and sup­port of KSSC shoot­ers.

Fuhaid Al-Dai­hani

Ab­dal­lah Al-Rashidi

Obaid Al-Osaimi

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