Muscat: Abdall bin Humaid Al Zuhli and Zainab bint Khamis Al Zidjaliyah are participating at the 58th International Youth course currently being held in Greece representing Oman Olympic Committee.
The course is being held in context of the annual programmes offered by the International Olympic Association (IOA) to the national Olympic committees (IOC).
Attended by a total of 160 persons from 55 countries, the course deals with the challenges facing Olympic athletes as role models and includes several discussion sessions with the participation of specialised experts from the IOC.
The course will also hold theoretical and practical Olympic lessons about the Olympic flag, Olympic torch and role the media.
Zainab Al Zidjaliyah will present on Thursday a working paper on Arab sport and how Arab women athletes can become role models.