The announcement came after a meeting held at the UAE Olympic premises between Saeed Abdul Gaffar, Secretary General- UAE National Olympic Committee and Mr. Fairooz.
The announcement was made through an official letter directed by H.H Sheikh Ahmad Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, President of the UAE National Olympic committee & Honorary President of the UIM F2 World & Continent Powerboat Championship 2009, to Mr. Fairooz who is considered the first Arab UAE national to be elected to promote the series of Formula 2 class championship.
H.H Sheikh Ahmad Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum emphasized the importance of supporting national resources and establishments in organizing international events. Sheikh Ahmad also highlighted the central role Formula World Sport is playing in representing the UAE all through the continents by organizing and promoting this championship. H.H Sheikh Ahmad also called upon all public and private sectors to provide all kinds of support to Formula World Sports to achieve the best results.
On the other hand Mr. Fairooz said:
“We are honored to receive this support for his highness and the UAE National Olympic Committee. This commitment will elevate all marine sports locally and internationally especially F2 Powerboat Racing to new levels. I would like to extend my gratitude to the members of the UAE National Olympic committee for the endless support we have received under the directions of H.H Sheikh Ahmad Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.”
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