President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has officially opened the training facility of the National Beach Volleyball Team. The training court was opened at the Hulhumalé Youth Park on Saturday.
A volleyball game marked the official opening of the facility featuring President Solih, Speaker of Parliament and former President Mohamed Nasheed and Minister of Youth, Sports and Community Empowerment Ahmed Mahloof on one side. The President’s team faced the national volleyball team on the other side with Shiunaz Ahmed and Ahmed Ali.
President Solih also participated in another game featuring a team representing the Youth Ministry against the ‘Maldives Volleyball Veterans’ side. President Solih, Speaker of Parliament Mohamed Nasheed, Youth Minister Ahmed Mahloof, Member of Parliament for Hulhumalé Ali Niyaz and President of Maldives Volleyball Veterans Sayyid Ali represented the Ministry team.
According to the Youth Ministry, the new volley court meets international standards.