Sheikha Bint Hamad Al-Thani Visits Batumi for World Martial Arts Games In Batumi, Georgia as a VIP Guest.
The World Martial Arts Festival will be held in Batumi, Georgia from the 21st to the 23rd July 2017, and Princess Sheikha will be attending as a Sheikha Bint Hamad Al-Thani Visits Batumi for World Martial Arts Games In Batumi, Georgia From the 21st to 23rd July 2017
as a VIP Guest guest over the three days.
The official ceremony of the games will be held at the Euphoria Hotel in Batumi on Saturday 23nd July where the Mayor of Batumi, the Sports Department Chief, The Minister for Tourism, the Batumi Sports Minister, the Georgian Karate federation president, and various other important Government officials will be in attendance.
Sheikha Bint Hamad Al-Thani also visited Batumi for the World Martial Arts Games in 2016 as a VIP Guest . She arrived early to Tbilisi International Airport to be greeted by a welcome party of assorted officials and girls in traditional dress bearing flowers and gifts. Among the officials present were Mr Kakha Basilia, Vice Minister for Sport, Mr Grigol. the President of the Georgian Karate Federation, Gabi Michaeli, Vice President of the World Martial Arts Confederation and Mrs Tata Klonina, Ministry of Tourism.
A short press conference was held with HRH expressing her honour at being invited to the event and pleasure to be in Georgia. She also highlighted the efforts of SATUC to use sport as a tool for unification and to aid those less fortunate. She also met with many prominent businessmen who agreed on the importance of sport.