President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has held a meeting with the Maldives Bodyboarding Association (MBBA) to discuss Maldives Pro 2023, the International Bodyboarding Corporation (IBC) Bodyboarding World Tour event scheduled from August 3-12. He held the meeting with the President of MBBA Abdulla Areef, General Secretary Hassan Rasheed, Treasurer Ahmed Shafiu, and Bodyboarder Ali Khushruwan Ahmed.
MBBA stated that President Solih shared his positive feedback on the inaugural event of the series during the meeting series, Visit Maldives Pro 2022, which became the first world tour event in a sport held in the Maldives for the first time. The association thanked President Solih for the initiative taken last year to bring a world tour event and for the continuous support to develop the bodyboarding community.
The first edition of the event was held at the Varunulaa Raalhugandu in Male' City last year.