KUWAIT: Kuwait shooting sports season will come to its climax this weekend as HH the Amir Shooting Sports Tournament will be launched today at Sheikh Sabah Al- Ahmad Olympic Shooting Complex. Members of Kuwait National shooting team, National Guard, Interior Ministry, Military Sports Federation shooters as well as shooters from the Qatari Shooting Federation are participating in the local season finale. Kuwait shooters who are keen on winning the tournament are ready to compete in the Skeet, Trap, Double Trap, 10 meter Air Pistol and Rifle, three position 50M Rifle, 50 meter free pistol, 25 Meter Pistol and 25 M central pistol in addition to Olympic archery.
President of Kuwait and Arab Shooting Federations, member of Asian and ISSF Executive Committees Eng. Duaij Khalaf Al-Otaibi, on behalf of Kuwait Shooting community thanked HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al- Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah for his major support of Kuwait Shooting Sport. Al-Otaibi said the organizing committee completed all preparations for the event as well as the closing ceremony which will be attended by Information Minister and State Minister for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah as he will represent HH the Amir. The closing ceremony will also be attended by Chairman of the Board and Managing Director of the Public Authority for Youth and Sports Sheikh Ahmad Mansour Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and Heads of military sports associations
By Abdellatif Sharaa