Sheikh Hamdan launches community sports initiative

The Dubai Sports Club has launched the Hamdan bin Mohammed Initiative for Community Sports.

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DUBAI // The Dubai Sports Club has launched the Hamdan bin Mohammed Initiative for Community Sports.

The initiative aims to encourage people to practice sports and contribute to the elimination of smoking, obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular diseases.

“Physical activity has become a must for the good health and happiness of the individual and those around him,” said Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Sports Council.

“A healthy person is capable of working, giving, playing his part in the community, achieving and making the future.

“As such, sports have always been at the top of our leadership’s agenda and physical activity has been incorporated in government work.”

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