Manama : Bahrain Merida Cycling Team continues to reap victories and medals, raising the flag of the Kingdom of Bahrain in many international forums, confirmed HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Representative of His Majesty the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, President of Bahrain Olympic Committee.
Thanks to the plans laid down in administrative and technical aspects, the Bahrain Merida Team was able to achieve world titles in record time, pointed out HH Shaikh Nasser.
On occasion of the team winning the 109th edition of the Milan-Sanremo race thanks to Captain Vincenzo Nibali, HH Shaikh Nasser said, “It feels great that the Bahrain Merida Team continues to make great achievements in various sporting events. These achievements do not stem from a vacuum, but are rather the product of the professional work by administrative and technical systems and cyclists who have confirmed the safety of the measures taken to make the Bahrain Merida Team a difficult contender in cycling, which was revealed during the Milan race, which is the most renown and difficult of the world’s races.”
“The Bahrain Merida Team started the season in a good way; all of its members, including the cyclists, sought to win championships. The technical level was constantly on the rise thanks to the team’s solidarity until they were able to climb to the podium of the 109th edition of the Milan-Sanremo race, which is a difficult race held with the participation of elite world cyclists with great achievements at the global level,” HH Shaikh Nasser continued.
“The Bahrain Merida Team has left a wonderful impression in Milan-Sanremo race through Captain Vincenzo Nibali, who was able to employ his international expertise and great cycling skills in properly dealing with the race and beating his rivals to achieve this advanced position that confirmed that the Bahrain Merida Team is strongly approaching in cycling races and that all its cyclists are capable of victories,” HH Shaikh Nasser confirmed.
It’s worth noting that Bahrain Merida Pro Cycling Team was able to win the 109th edition of Milan-Sanremo race thanks to Captain Vincenzo Nibali who was able to snatch a dazzling victory.