As what I have said “WE are gathered here today to be part of another history – of not just a success but hopefully a continuing activity from today – it means – WE will exert our best effort to have this important event to transpire every YEAR – thus the 2nd KACST Inter-Color Basketball Tournament is born again; and in a few minutes we will be witnessing the opening of this event.
Yet this event will not just end up here – the purpose of this tournament is to form a team called: “NUCLEUS” and this NUCLEUS Team from KACST as per our Chairman Nestor Alvarado is ready to compete in an Invitational Tourney held in the coming months.
This sports activity we have today and the succeeding days to come will be a positive sign on the lives of all concerned. The spirit of sportsmanship fostered and strengthened relationships necessitated the spirit of camaraderie among KACST management, the Islamic Center and employees. It means cooperation, togetherness and support for and among us, and at our work places.
Every participating team will play to win but will do it in the spirit of harmony, unity and goodwill. Sports embodies universal values, it is a celebration of the human spirit. We – the participants shall put aside any differences and come together as one.
We heartily convey OUR deep gratitude to the KACST Management for their valuable support especially to our Special Guest Mr. Abdullah Al-Swailim (Good Day Sir), To Director Engr. Alboiez, to ISMAEL DELA PAZ of the Islamic Center – Al Shifa, Thank you brothers for your untiring support, without you, The 2nd KACST Inter-color Basketball Tournament would never have been possible. Again our heartfelt thanks to ISLAMIC Center – Al Shifa and the management of King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology-KACST.
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