Zahid Group has long supported employee wellness and the adoption of a healthy lifestyle. This past July, the Group continued its support with the Ramadan sporting event, organized by the Employee Engagement department. The event, which was held at the popular Al-Rawdah Sports Complex in Jeddah, included five basketball teams, six volleyball teams and eight football teams.
The basketball championship final was between ‘Altaaqa’ and ‘PAMCO’ and, after a fiercely contested battle, ‘Altaaqa’ showed their ability on the court by defeating ‘PAMCO’ 42 to 31. The volleyball tournament had ‘HR Head Office’ and ‘ZLC’ vying for the championship title. In the highly competitive final, ‘HR Head Office’ was victorious, winning 25-19 and 25-21. To cap off the sporting event, ‘ZLC’ beat ‘HO Executive’ team in the penalty knockouts by 3 - 1 in the football championship final. The final had proven to be a close contest as both teams were tied at 3 goals.
Mr. Amr Khashoggi and Mr. Ghazanfar Ali presented the trophies and medals to the winners and runner-ups. In the basketball category, Suliman Marisol was awarded as the Best Manager, while Noel Bobier earned the Best Player award. TAMGO received the trophy for the Ideal Team. Omar Al-Zahrani was awarded as the Best Manager in the volleyball category while Ibrahim Rajeh received the Best Player award, and ‘CMD Sales’ earned the trophy for the Ideal Volleyball Team. In the football category, Saeed Mashjari was named as the Best Player, and the ‘HO Executive’ received the trophy for the Ideal Team. Sultan Bin Hariz and Samer Hawsawi were given the Best Goalkeeper and Top Goal Scorer awards respectively. Finally, Dr. Zico was presented the Best Overall Organizer award.
The Ramadan sporting event concluded in true sportsmanship spirit, with high hopes for another successful season next year.Source