All African Games 2019 , ( results ) Day 3 finals mixed 2x 500 single sculls .24 August، 2019
Algerian Mehdi Graidi has been selected by council members of FISA to be the new representative of the African continent in FISA.
After the arrival of Chancellor Khaled Zain Eldin for retirement age , after 20 years from 1999 to 2019 of Giving, development ,in the African rowing, as a representative of African continent in FISA .
the selection was between 4 candidates from
Tunisia : Sleim Bin Bakr
Algeria : Mahdi Graidi
Egypt : Khaled Sanad
south Africa : patrick nodolvo
After the vote, Algeria’s candidate won the highest number of votes, followed by Tunisia, then South Africa, and Egypt .
Mahdi Graidi is 34 years old , from Algeria .
Member of youth commission in FISA from about 6 years ago .
Member of technical commission in Algerian rowing federation .
chair of coaches commission in Arab rowing federation .
Mehdi Graidi is one of students of Chancellor Khaled Zain Eldin and enjoys great support from him
Congratulation to Mr . Mahdi Graidi and Algerian .