Maldives Olympic Committee congratulates Yaznee Nasheeda for being appointed as one of the ambassadors of the 6th Children of Asia International Sports Games.
Yaznee was appointed as an ambassador of the games, for her participation at the Olympic Games in track and field athletics in Atlanta – 1996 and for demonstrating good results at the international level.
According to a statement made by Yaznee, she will try to make every effort to motivate children, explain to them the importance of striving at the Children of Asia Games in order to compete at the Olympic Games.
Along with Yazu Kiss, Algasara Rukaiya, participant of Olympic Games in track and field athletics in Athene – 2004 and Ibrahim Abazid, an Olympic prizewinner was appointed as ambassadors of the games.
Ambassadors pass on their Olympic experience, they promote information about the Games, not only among athletes but also among children. One of the objectives is also to popularize the Olympic values - tolerance, mutual respect and many others. Their work leads to expansion of the participants’ geography, it increases recognition of the Games on the international level.