By Abdellatif Sharaa
KUWAIT: Preparations are underway at the Jahra branch of the Kuwait Shooting Sport Club to begin official training and preliminaries on Saturday in the air pistol and rifle events as well as Olympic archery for the second annual tournament. of His Royal Highness Crown Prince Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, to be held from November 4 to 6, 2021.
The Secretary General of the Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations, Obaid Manahi Al-Osaimi, thanked His Royal Highness the Crown Prince on behalf of the President and members of the Board of Directors of the Kuwait Shooting Sport Club for his continued support to the sport of shooting in Kuwait. Osaimi said in a press release that His Royal Highness the Crown Prince’s sponsorship of an annual tournament named after him is a source of pride for the entire shooting community.
The Jahra branch of the Kuwait Shooting Sport Club is equipped with the necessary equipment to organize this major event and declare the new season open, Osaimi said. Qualification will be carried out for juniors in Jahra Governorate, as the Jahra branch has been opened for training following the coronavirus pandemic, and is ready to serve Jahra residents who can complete their training under the supervision of technical and administrative services.
Osaimi said that the goal of the president and members of the board of directors of KSSF in organizing local tournaments in various branches is “to enable the Kuwaiti youth to play the sport of our ancestors and to discover promising talents” . He concluded his statement by thanking His Highness Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, His Highness Crown Prince Sheikh Mishal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Minister of Government and Information and Culture and Minister of State for Youth. for their continued support.