Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Under the patronage of H.H. Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the 12th SABIS® Regional Sports Tournament kicked off at the International School of Choueifat in the Kingdom of Bahrain on April 4, 2019. The SABIS® Regional Tournament is a 3-day sports tournament that takes place every other year and brings together students in SABIS® schools in the region to showcase their athletic talent, team spirit, and true sportsmanship. Students compete in four categories: football, basketball, athletics, and swimming.
Over 1,000 students, parents, coaches, and members of staff from 25 SABIS® schools located in 13 countries including Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Egypt, Germany, Jordan, Kurdistan, Lebanon, Oman, Pakistan, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Kenya, and United Arab Emirates, participated in the event.
The SABIS® Regional Tournament is a much-anticipated event in the SABIS® calendar that aims to encourage and foster students’ teamwork, sportsmanship, and fair play, attributes and skills that will serve them well throughout their lives.
Check out this video from the 12th SABIS® Regional Sports Tournament Opening Ceremony: