Midfa vows to promote watersports in Sharjah
Dammam: Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority and Vice Chairman of the Sharjah International Marine Sports Club (SIMSC), has pressured that the combination of sports, tourism and industrial initiatives inside the Emirate is consistent with the directives and imaginative and prescient of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, and is geared toward unleashing the Emirate’s tourism and monetary capability.
“The Emirate has been the primary inside the vicinity to put money into diverse sports activities, both character, and team sports, to faucet the capacity of individuals in addition to the entire society, starting with youngsters and young human beings in addition to adults – each male and females. Sharjah today boasts some of such clubs that cater to various segments of society all around the Emirate, which indicates the significance accorded to sports in the Emirate in addition to the developing hobby of the people in sports activities,” said Midfa.
Expressing satisfaction over the SIMSC’s realisation of the dream to establish the Sharjah F1 powerboat group with the assist and steerage of Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, the SCTDA Chairman was hoping that this will give further improve to watersports inside the Emirate and appeal to extra global and regional tourists to the Emirate.
He became talking to the media on the sidelines of Sharjah Team’s participation at UIM F1 H2O World Championship’s season opener being held in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, from March 29 to 30.
The strong winds and rough seas which prevailed for the beyond three days compelled the organizers to cancel the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix on Saturday.
Sharjah’s newly constituted F1 team led using Sami Selio, the two-time international champion, made debut in the opener.
Madfa talked about that the formation and participation of the Sharjah Team inside the international championship will acquire some of the strategic objectives that Sharjah is running on in some regions that complement the picture of the Emirate.
Sharjah has been efficiently establishing and web hosting the UIM F1H20 Sharjah Grand Prix for nearly two many years, establishing itself on the global sports activities map. The Sharjah Team is a key a part of the Emirate’s bold plans to develop diverse sports activities in Sharjah, as well as use these activities to showcase Sharjah’s tourism potential and Emirate as a unique cultural and traveler destination, he introduced.
The SCTDA Chairman said: That an advertising and marketing and promotional plan is being developed in partnership with the organizers and promoters of the UIM F1 H2OWorld Championship as a part of those efforts. The business enterprise of F1 H2O races in most essential cities around the world will decorate Sharjah’s profile on the comprehensive tourism map.”
Midfa introduced that this addition to Sharjah’s sports portfolio will offer a fillip to the targets of the SCTDA in terms of selling the Emirate as a numerous tourism and cultural vacation spot.
Nicolo di San Germano, H2O Racing President, stated: “The formation of the Sharjah Team is a formidable step using the Emirate, which already has sizeable revel in setting up such global championships and events.”
Germano praised the SIMSC for putting collectively a distinguished crew of skilled specialists who will gain the membership’s numerous tasks in terms of countrywide schooling cadres.