In participation with the initiative by Dubai Sports Council, a delegation of faculty members and students from Al Falah University attended the activities organized for the National Sports Day in front of the Dubai Council building in the presence of Secretary General of the Dubai Sports Council, H.E. Saeed Hareb and Director of Corporate Communications, Dr. Aysha Al Busmait.
A number of diverse and popular sports associated with the UAE heritage were demonstrated including a one kilometer march around the vicinity with involvements from various universities from Dubai giving the participants an opportunity to exercise in the early morning hours.
Prof. Nasr Abbas, Director of Student Affairs Unit affirmed the importance of this initiative because of its positive impact on society in general and its role in promoting awareness and establishing the concept of community sports that come out of the vision of the wise leadership in highlighting the role and importance of sport in the UAE society.
The National Sports Day aims to spread the spirit of friendship and brotherhood and to live in this country with a clear and mutual respect to support the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, may Allah bless him, to encapsulate those positive distinctive features by engaging in sports.