KUWAIT: The first tournament of Sheikh Saad Olympic Shooting Academy of Clubs will be held from July 5th to 6th, 2019 and will be organized by Kuwait Shooting Sport Club. The tournament will have 10m Air Pistol and Rifle and Olympic Archery for beginners and juniors from the academy.
Secretary General of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations Obaid Al-Osaimi said the club pays close attention to beginners and juniors in order to bring up a new generation that is able to continue making achievements in the name of Kuwait. He said the board of directors approved the organization of several tournaments during the summer for new entrants in the academy. These are planning to be held in the main premise or at the club’s Jahra and Sabahiya Youth Center branches.
Al-Osaimi said the board of directors is also working hard on making shooters of both genders comfortable to compete in order to reach outstanding international levels, besides bringing in coaches and specialists of the higher caliber in order to bring up a new generation of shooters according to international standards. A ceremony to distribute prizes to winners will be held on Sunday 14th July at the Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Olympic Complex at Seven PM.
By Abdellatif Sharaa