Make MENAFN My Home Page
 
  Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Oman- Habsi, Kulaibi clinch bronze in open water meet in Dubai  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Muscat Daily - 21/04/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Oman's Mohammed al Habsi and Khalid al Kulaibi won bronze medals in the 3km open and 5km masters categories, respectively, at the inaugural Dubai International Open Water Swimming Championship in #UAE on Sunday.

In the open category, Habsi took bronze after completing the 3km race in 47m27s. Serbia's Velimir Stefanovic, who competed for a local?club, took gold after posting a time of 46m55s, followed by Kazakhstan's Vitaly Khudyakov, who finished 0.2 seconds behind in second place.

Habsi's teammate, Musallam al Khaduri, finished fourth with a time 47m32s.

Kulaibi finished with a time of 1h4m32s in the masters event behind Switzerland's Martin Hohl (49m46s), who took gold, and UAE's Neil Ashcroft (57m25s), who won silver.

Stefanovic, who had finished sixth in the 200m butterfly final at the 2012 London Olympics, was among the 200 swimmers representing various clubs from eight countries that took part in the meet at Kite beach.

The event comprised a total of eight age-group categories. The open water meet was part of the first Dubai International Aquatic Championships, hosted by the #UAE Swimming Federation.


 
 


Muscat Daily




Loading, Please wait....


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help