APC President Majid Al Osaimi Meets Khairy Jamaluddin Abu Bakar, Minister Of Youth And Sports Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 19 – The president of Asian Paralympic committee Mr. Majid Al Osaimi met the Minister for youth and sports Malaysia Khairy Jamaluddin in Malaysia. This visit is consider as the first formal visit for the New President of Asian Paralympic Committee after General Assembly elections, which held in Abu Dhabi on 4th December 2014. The Minister for Youth and Sports Malaysia Khairy Jamaluddin welcomed Mr. Al Osaimi and congratulated him for being elected President of the Asian Paralympic Committee (APC). With a proven record as a sportsman, and promoter of disability sports in Asia, Khairy Jamaluddin said “Al Osaimi will deliver a qualitative leap during his presidency of the APC”.
Mr. Al Osaimi during his meeting with the Minister emphasized on the Asian Para Games which recognized as Asia’s major sporting affair which promotes elitism, sporting excellence and professionalism. Al Osaimi says, “We need to further strengthen our position through strategic partnerships, increase our global presence via coordinated media initiatives, as well as the high profiling of Para Sports in Asia”.
Finally, Al Osaimi concluded his meeting saying that, “Our destiny lies in our own hands. In taking our movement to higher level of excellence, we need to give special emphasis in the areas of Para Games organization, management, sports, medical and science, development of athletes and leaders, officials, coaches and technical expertise”.