Nasser Bin Hamad Foundation


  • Nasser Bin Hamad Foundation

    NBHF to host Duathlon race

    Manama, Jan. 26. (BNA) – Under the patronage of Chairman of Supreme Council for Youth and Sport and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee, HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Nasser Bin Hamad Foundation (NBHF) is set to organise a Duathlon race at Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) on January 31.

    The organising committee of the race announced age categories for both genders including 16-29, 30-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-60 and 60+.

    The race will be in three stages starting with a 10km run, followed by 40km of cycling and finishing with a 5km run.

    (NBHF) added that registration for the race could be made through and will remain open until next Tuesday with race numbers distributed on January 30.

    The race is directly supported by Shaikh Nasser, who is constantly monitoring the organising procedures and urging the organising committee to take the necessary steps to guarantee the success of the race.

    He said "The Duathlon race is one of the major sport events, which is organised and supported by NBHF, with the purpose of spreading awareness on the positive effects of sports on human health, especially among the youth."