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Associates of Arthritis Sufferers launch first Al Dhaid Charity Marathon on February 4

Sharjah: The Associates of Arthritis Sufferers (FAP) of the Well being Promotion Division (HPD) on the Supreme Council for Household Affairs in Sharjah has introduced in cooperation with Al Dhaid Cultural and Sports activities Membership the launch of the primary Al Dhaid Charity Marathon on the 4th of February in Al Dhaid beneath the motto ‘Motion is Life’. The occasion is likely one of the FAP’s initiatives that purpose to advertise bodily exercise, along with supporting arthritis sufferers.

The announcement of the charity marathon got here in a press convention organized by the FAB on Monday (yesterday), at Al Dhaid Fort, the place HE Salem Mohammed bin Howaiden Al Ketbi, Chairman of Al Dhaid Cultural and Sports activities Membership, and HE Wahida Abdulaziz, Chairman of the Associates of Arthritis Sufferers Affiliation, and HE Saeed Ali Al-Ajel, a sports activities professional on the Sharjah Sports activities Council, spoke within the presence of officers, sports activities organizations, media and volunteers.

HE Wahida Abdulaziz began the press convention by thanking and praising Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, spouse of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah and Chairman of the Supreme Council for Household Affairs in Sharjah, for constantly supporting the affiliation and the sufferers and assuaging their struggling. Abdulaziz additionally praised Her Highness of her keenness to attain sustainable well being and happiness, explaining that the affiliation seeks to make the primary marathon in Al Dhaid as an introduction to the affiliation’s largest occasion, the tenth charitable marathon, which shall be held in March. She identified that selecting the town of Al Dhaid to launch the marathon is a part of the affiliation’s greater plans to develop to all of the cities and areas of the Emirate of Sharjah, in addition to selling the vacationer areas of the central area.

HE Salem Mohammed bin Howaiden Al Ketbi confused that the participation of Al Dhaid Cultural and Sports activities Membership on this occasion is to satisfy the directives of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, and his imaginative and prescient by highlighting an important cultural achievements and heritage landmarks of Al Dhaid metropolis, based mostly on the membership’s function of supporting sports activities and neighborhood actions, and inspiring civil and native society establishments to participate in consciousness actions.

Saeed Ali Al-Ajel confused that the Sharjah Sports activities Council is eager to help all neighborhood sporting occasions within the Emirate of Sharjah, which might make sport a lifestyle or a method of selling well being and health, in addition to encouraging everybody to participate in supporting charitable occasions, reflecting one of many chief instructions of the Sharjah Sports activities Council.

The convention was an opportunity to disclose who can take part within the marathon, that are divided into 5 classes: the one-kilometer for the ages between 8 and 20 years, the 3km class for these from 8 to 40 years and over, the 5km class for ages 14 to 40 years and over, and the 10km for these from the age of 16 to 40 years and over. The fifth class, nonetheless, is split into the subcategories just like the oldest and youngest competitor, one of the best household, the most important collaborating authorities authority, the most important collaborating personal group, and the most important collaborating college. The gathering, begin and finish level shall be at Al Dhaid Cultural Membership.

Members will obtain suggestions and directions associated to the prevention towards arthritis by consultants and specialists, and they’ll additionally obtain medical examinations and consultations. There shall be competitions and prizes for the winners. The occasion actions have been deliberate to help the endeavors of the FAP and the Emirates of Sharjah of selling wholesome existence as a prevention towards arthritis and different power illnesses.


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