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Arabic Weightlifting Federation Elections

The Arabic Weightlifting Federation held its elections today in Doha, Qatar on the occasion of the 4th International Qatar Cup and Asian Cup 2016.

The President Mr. Mohamed Yousef Al Mana (QAT) was re-elected unanimously for another term by the delegates.

Mr. Saoud Al Abdulaziz General Secretary of Arab Union Olympic Committee was also present at the meeting.

IWF President Dr. Tamas Ajan closed the meeting and emphasized on the importance of assisting the Arabic Federation and establishing an even closer cooperation in the future.

President: Mr. Mohamed Yousef Al Mana
General Secretary: Mr. Mohamed Jaloud
Vice Presidents:
Dr. Ibrahim Harb (JOR)
Mr. Mohamed Kadum (IRQ)
Mr. Mahmoud Kamal Mahgoub (EGY)
Mr. Abdulbaset Salem Alhaddad (LBA)
Executive Board Members:
Mr. Aziz Brahimi (ALG)
Mr. Ali Ben Faddel (TUN)
Mr. Mohamed El Harbi (KSA)
Mr. Said El Gabshi (OMA)
Mrs. Khaloud Ubeed (UAE) also appointed Women Commission Chairperson

Mr. Abdullah Al Jarmal (YEM) was appointed as Assistant to the President
Mr. Ahmed Sehnaoui (MAR) was appointed Deputy General Secretary

Congratulations to all the elected officials!