- Written by Dan Frankian
The Falconry Championship for the Cup of Supreme Council for Youth and Sports (SCYS) First Deputy Chairman and Bahrain Olympic Committee President Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa is being held as part of the sixth edition of the Nasser bin Hamad Falconry and Hunting Season. It is being organised by the Traditional Sports Committee.
Another championship will be held for the Cup of His Majesty the King’s Representative for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, National Security Advisor and SCYS chairman Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa.
In the Shawaheen category, Mohammed Al Subae finished first. Abdulaziz Al Kaabi and Ahmed Abdelwahab Al Hajeri ended second and third respectively.
In the Harrar category, Mohammed Al Subae finished on top and he was followed by Isa Al Ghatam and Saif Saleh Al Ajami in second and third places respectively.
Bader Al Hajer was the winner in Girat category, followed respectively by Saif Saleh Al Ajami Abdulla Hassan Al Ruwae.
In the Girat Shawaheen category, the winner was Ali Khalifa Al Kaabi and he was followed by Saif Saleh Al Ajami and Nayed Mohammed Al Nuaimi.
The Small Falconer contest was also held on the sideline of the championship in a bid to nurture this traditional sport.
The Supreme Council for Youth and Sports strives to craft a clear and complete strategy for the youth and sports movement in the Kingdom of Bahrain that will shape the future of its stakeholders as they are seen as the true wealth of their nation.