Batelco Silver Sponsor of the 3rd World Cup FAI WCIS 2018

October 25, 2018

In line with its efforts to support the Kingdom’s sports and youth initiatives, Batelco, is delighted to sponsor the 3rd World Cup FAI WCIS 2018, which is taking place from 25 to 28 October at Gravity Village.

Being held in collaboration with the Bahrain Air Sports Federation, the event will bring together the world’s leading indoor sky diving athletes to compete in various categories for the opportunity to win cash prizes. It is expected that over 300 people will attend the event, as international athletes are participating, attracting crowds from all over the world.

Batelco’s sponsorship is in line with its keenness to support the efforts of organisations in the Kingdom to promote the growth of a diverse range of sporting activities, which includes such extreme sports as indoor Skydiving. The World Cup will see 100 teams from 25 countries take part, demonstrating the continued growth and development of the competition on a global scale.

Amongst the competitors are Gravity’s sponsored 2-Way Dynamic team with the athletes Ben Roane and Garth Lewis, as well as 17-year-old Bahraini female flier Shaikha Fatima bint Ahmed Al Khalifa who will be competing in solo free style, as well as Bahrain’s two 4 Way Free Style teams and the Ministry of Interior team.

Batelco customers attending the event can benefit from special offers through Batelco’s Road Show, which will be onsite.

Everyone is welcome to come along and show support for the Kingdom’s youth sporting initiatives, highlighting the Kingdom on an international level. The competition will also be broadcasted via live webcasts on the official website