Bahrain’s Sheikh Khalid Completes 36km Swim For Charity

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Top Bahraini sportsman Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa has completed a gruelling 35km swim from Saudi Arabia to Bahrain for charity.

The Supreme Council for Youth and Sport (SCYS) deputy chairman joined 70 participants from around the world taking part in the event, which concluded late on Friday.

His Majesty King Hamad greeted his son after he swam non-stop from the Sunset Beach Resort in Saudi to the Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea and Spa.

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