Dubai: The Women’s Sports Committee of Dubai Sports Council (DSC) released an revolutionary occasion to mark 1/2 a century of the carrier of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. Called the ‘Al Marmoom Women’s Cycling Challenge’ — the location’s first cycle race committed solely to girls — will take place inside the Al Marmoom Desert Conservation Reserve on April 19. The declaration become made on the Dubai Sports Council (DSC) with the aid of Lamia Abdul Aziz Khan, member of DSC’s Board of Directors and president of the DSC Women’s Sports Committee, inside the presence of Khalid Al Awar, director, Sports Events Department at DSC, event director Ruth Dickinson, Dareen Barbar, Lebanese amputee athlete, Zahra Lari, Emirati discern skater and Salma Esmail, social media influencer from Egypt. “This is the first girls’ cycling challenge in the place and it is devoted totally for women in an try to deliver our women and ladies throughout all nationalities the opportunity to have sports as a lifestyle,” Khan advised media. “As we celebrate the Year of Tolerance within the UAE, we inspire all ladies, from our splendidly diverse segments of the society, to pop out and participate in this very unique event inside the idyllic Al Marmoom Desert Conservation and make it a day to recollect,” she added.
Taking area under the umbrella of DSC and supported by way of DSC’s Women’s Sports Committee, the Al Marmoom Women’s Cycling Challenge is dedicated to Shaikh Mohammad for his unwavering guide and empowerment of girls and their function in all regions of society. The cycling undertaking, with the intention to take place at the Al Qudra Cycling Track, additionally announced its assist for Al Jalila Foundation’s pediatric programme ‘Farah’, that gives a wish to kids stricken by cancer and different chronic diseases. The organizers have pledged to donate a percent of all revenue from registrations and sponsorship in the direction of this programme. The occasion is open to girls of all competencies and nationalities with individuals underneath-18 years required to offer a consent letter from their figure or father or mother. Participants can sign in either as individuals or groups with individual classes divided into six age agencies (Under-13, Under-15 years, Under-19, Under-39, Under-forty nine and 50-plus. The team opposition will take location in 3 classes, specifically teams of 4 plus in the children, juniors and adults categories. There are three distances, particularly 10km for children U13, 20km for juniors U15 years, 20km for adults over sixteen years and 50km for adults over sixteen years. Trophies can be presented to the pinnacle-three in every category, all finishers will receive medals and all members will acquire a souvenir T-shirt.
Organizers are watching for in excess of 200 ladies cyclists to affirm by the time the registrations for the occasion closes on April 17. Further facts can be obtained at http://womenscycling.Ae/