Nahyan bin Zayed congratulates Emirati elected new President of Asian Paralympic Committee

Abu Dhabi: H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Sports Council, has congratulated Majid Al Osaimi, Vice President of UAE Disabled Sports Federation, for being elected President of the Asian Paralympic Committee (APC).

The elections took place during the APC’s forthcoming Assembly in Abu Dhabi between November 28 and December 4.

”The victory of Al Osaimi is a vote of confidence by the continental sports community in the achievements made by the UAE sports in general and that of persons with disabilities in particular,” Sheikh Nahyan said, adding that the win was a fruit of collective work and a passion for excellence.

He added that the high confidence reposed by the APC in Al Osaimi would spur him and his teamwork to spare no effort in developing the sports of the disabled persons.

With a proven record as a sportsman, administrator and promotor of disability sports in the UAE, Sheikh Nahyan said Al Osaimi will deliver a qualitative leap during his presidency of the APC.

SOURCE: WAM