Minister of Tourism Hon. Ali Waheed has met with the participants and members of the Powerboat Association of Maldives and have endorsed the participation of the organization at the upcoming International Powerboat Tournament scheduled to take place in Negombo, Sri Lanka.
The teams of Powerboat Association of Maldives will be practicing for the tournament from 3rd - 13th February while the event namely "Valentines Challenge" will take place on 16th and 17th February 2019. It is the very first time that a team from Maldives is taking part in national level in this tournament.
The Association have also met with Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Youth, MMPRC and other authorities to gain more support for the participation representing the country.