KUWAIT: In line with its corporate social responsibility (CSR), National Aluminium Products Company SAOG (NAPCO), one of the leading extruders of aluminium profiles in the GCC, has announced its sponsorship for Sami Al-Saidi, a top Omani runner and the winner of the fifth edition of the Muscat Marathon.
The company will extend financial support to Al-Saidi which includes entry fees to events, accommodation, food and running kit.
The sponsorship agreement is until December 2016. Sami Al-Saidi is Oman’s prominent runner who has finished many notable races in the last few years. Recently, he was declared the overall winner and the winner of the men’s event at the Muscat Marathon, where he finished the full marathon in 2 hours, 50 minutes, and 20 seconds. “NAPCO has decided to sponsor Sami Al Saidi for the year 2016 and cover all financial expenses related to his participation in marathons. He is an incredible sportsman with tremendous strength, stamina and will power – all of which reflect our company’s own brand value. Our sponsorship reinforces our commitment to motivate and nurture local talents to showcase their skills and capabilities in sporting events. It is a matter of great pride for NAPCO and we wish Sami continued success,” concluded Robert Holtkamp, CEO, NAPCO.