Registration opens for Sixth Edition of SWSC

  • Monday 21, October 2019 06:38 PM
  • Registration opens for Sixth Edition of SWSC
Sharjah24: Sharjah Women’s Sports (SWS) has opened registration for the sixth edition of the Sharjah Women’s Sports Cup (SWSC) which is set to begin on October 30, 2019 at Sharjah Ladies Club beach.
The sporting event will bring together female employees from Sharjah’s government and private sector entities to compete in three games – beach volleyball, 3x3 beach basketball and table tennis. Winners will receive trophies, medals and Certificates of Appreciation.

SWS is organising this event to encourage the participation of professional women in sporting activities and raise their awareness on the benefits of a healthy and active lifestyle.

Nada Askar Al Naqbi, Director General of SWS, called on working women to seize this opportunity to put their athleticism to the test and hone their sporting talents conducted in the spirit of healthy competition in a fun-filled setting.

The competitions have been designed to cater all levels of skill and capability of participants and gives professional women the opportunity to achieve success outside of the workplace, in addition to encouraging the adoption of a healthy regimen, she said.

Through the various sports competitions and tournaments organised by SWS, the Sharjah entity seeks to nurture a culture of love for sports and raise community awareness on its importance by providing a stimulating sporting environment.

Female professionals can register for the sixth edition of the Sharjah Women’s Sports Cup by emailing awatif.a@slc.ae or calling on 056/8282790 or 06/5067852.

SWS was established under an Emiri Decree in November 2016 by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, and is chaired by Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA). It strives to empower national women athletes and develop human capital in the field of women's sport. It also seeks to create a talented generation of women leaders in the field of sport, encourage women's participation in different sports, promote sports culture and provide a stimulating environment that contributes to levitating women's sports.