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Zain honors Kuwaiti Powerboat racer Yousef Al Rubayan

Kuwaiti racer retires after 21 years of achievements

Zain, the leading telecommunications company in Kuwait, honored Kuwaiti Powerboat racer Yousef Al Rubayan, who recently retired after 21 years of achievements in local and international competitions.

Zain expressed its pride in Al Rubayan’s achievements, as the company was one of the main sponsors who supported him during his recent participation in the UIM F1 H2O Powerboat World Championship, in which he proudly achieved the second place title.

Zain’s sponsorship adds to its long list of Kuwaiti champions the company supports in local and international sporting events, as it comes in line with Zain’s Corporate Social Responsibility strategy towards the youth and sports sectors.

Zain’s sponsorship of Al Rubayan showcased its keenness to foster the further development and success of Kuwaiti athletes in the many fields of sports. Powerboat racing is increasingly becoming a well-recognized water sport among Kuwaiti youth, thus Zain’s eagerness to support Al Rubayan in his professional career in which he raised the Kuwaiti flag high in local and international competitions.

Al Rubayan’s Powerboat racing career saw him achieving many titles, including the second place title of last year’s world championship, the fifth place in the World’s F1 Championship in 2013, the third place in Qatar’s round during 2013, the second place in the World’s F2 Championship in 2010, as well as the third place in the World’s Championship in 2009.