The 1st edition of Arab Women Sports Tournament-Sharjah 2012
Under the patronage and Supervision of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al Qassimi, the wife of the Ruler of Sharjah, the Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs, and the Chairperson of the Sharjah Ladies Club, The Organizing committee of the Sharjah Ladies Club (SLC), confirmed that the 1st edition of Arab Women Sports Tournament-Sharjah 2012. The Arab Women Sports Tournament scheduled to take place from February 2 to 12, 2012 in at the Sharjah Ladies Club in Sharjah. Various Arab sports teams will take part of this event.
This event comes after Her Highness's gave her agreement to the proposal that was submitted by the organizing committee of the Sharjah Ladies Club after a series of meetings with the General Authority of Youth & Sports Welfare who welcomed and approved of this initiative. Such a competition is bound to contribute in increasing the status of women sports and raise the convergence between countries in the sports field. The Tournament which held every three years, including Basketball, Volleyball, Athletics, Shooting and Table tennis. This event aims to develop GCC players in the different sports, as well as to enhance the relationships between Arab players either individual or team sports.
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With aspirations of every Arab and Emirati girl, "Dream" is this year's Arab Women's Sports Tournament figure, symbolizing every girl's hope in achieving a future of good health, success and limitless achievements.
With her traditional Emirati attire and eagerness to present Arab girls with an exciting approach to physical education, Dream brings together both aspects of the old and new in today's UAE society.
With every color, Dream uniquely symbolizes a sport; red representing volleyball, yellow the color for basketball, ocean blue standing for table tennis and green, the color for shooting.
Dream's persistence and passion for sports will inspire young girls to follow their long lost dreams all around the UAE. She builds a model figure for all young girls that need just a little extra push of courage towards the sport they love. With Dream, the dreams of these girls will open endless possibilities.
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