Supreme Council for Youth and Sports deputy general secretary and BOC general secretary Abdulrahman Askar was the representative of Bahrain at the National Olympic Committee (NOC) gathering in Tokyo.
The forum aimed to brief NOC representative on Japan’s preparations to host the 2020 Olympic Games.
Joined by BOC Projects Unit director Lounes Madene, Askar as well as other NOC representatives toured the sports facilities at the Olympic Village that will host all the competitions.
Askar expressed admiration for the early arrangements made by the organizing committee in preparation for the next edition of the Olympics.
Askar thanked the Foreign Ministry and Bahrain’s Embassy in Tokyo, especially Mahmood Abdula’al, Fawaz Taqi and all embassy staff, for their efforts and facilitating this visit for BOC representatives in Tokyo.