A Bahraini team composed of May Al Haji, Abdullah Salman, Ahmed Habib, Ali Hassan and Mohammed Al Ruwaili have achieved positive results in the Ironman Hamburg 2019, managing to complete the event which is considered one of the best races in the world. The race consisted of a 3.8km swimming race, a 180km cycling competition and concluded with a 42.2km running challenge, featuring wide-ranging participation.
The Bahraini team expressed their sincere appreciation and gratitude to HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of HM the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs and President of the Supreme Council of Youth and Sports for his keen interest in developing the triathlon sport in Bahrain. His Highness has been their inspiration to take part in international triathlon races and represent the country.
They stated that the race was challenging and they did their utmost to honour the Kingdom of Bahrain in this renowned race.