Thu 12-10-2017 19:06 PM
ABU DHABI, 12th October, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Adviser to the UAE President and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi International Marine Sports Club, has congratulated Rashed Al Qemzi on winning 2017 UIM F2 World Championship. Al Qemzi is now the first ever Emirati to win the world title.
Dr. Sheikh Sultan Al Nahyan said that Al Qemzi proved a strong and worthy opponent to his rivals and was able to win the title despite some serious and fierce international competition. He added that Al Qemzi had given the people of the UAE immense joy by winning the title.
Team Abu Dhabi that won the World Championship in Portugal received a special reception at Abu Dhabi International Airport, in recognition of their achievement.
The team dedicated their victory and success to the wise leadership of the UAE, while affirming that their achievement was the result of the leadership’s support.