The 4.5 km running competition of the 10th edition of “Sheikha Hind Women’s Sports Tournament” was organized at Meydan Racetrack with distinctive participation of huge numbers of women of various ages & multi-nationalities, serving at governmental, semi-governmental & private entities.
“Sheikha Hind Women’s Sports Tournament”, the biggest of its kind, is organized by Dubai Sports Council (DSC) under the generous patronage of H.H. Sheikha Hind Bint Maktoum Bin Juma Al-Maktoum, the Wife of H.H. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, the Vice President & Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Hessa Al-Jasmi from the Emirates Fly won 1st place of the running competition – locals’ category, followed by Fatima Saeed from Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services in the 2nd place and Rawdha Al-Mansouri from DEWA in the 3rd place.
In expatriates’ category, Lottie Lucas from the FOZ Concept Fitness Club won 1st place, followed by Latifa Al-Saroukh from Dubai Club for People of Determination in the 2nd place and Evita Stryalova from the Emirates Fly in the 3rd place.
The padel tennis will be held at the Padel Point Club from 10th to 14th Nov. and the participants are classified into two categories (locals’ category & open category). The squash competition is scheduled from 11th to 18th Nov. at Dubai Ladies Club. The CrossFit competition will be held on 12th Nov. at Luna Ladies Sports Club.
The badminton competition to be organized from 14th to 17th Nov. at Al-Nasr Sports Club, while the table tennis competition will take place from 15th to 17th Nov. at Al-Nasr Club. The esports competition to be held on 18th & 19th Nov. at DSC’s premises and the chess competition is scheduled from 19th to 21st Nov. at Dubai Chess Club.
Participants in the current edition of the Tournament, to be concluded on 21st Nov. 2022, compete in 10 sports competitions; these are: bowling, running, cycling, padel tennis, CrossFit, squash, badminton, table tennis, chess & esports.
News Source: Dubai Media Office