13 October 2023
Strong Start for The First Edition of the Fatima Bint Mubarak Academy Padel Tournament 2023 – Ladies
With over  female participants, Fatima Bint Mubarak Academy Padel Tournament kickstarted day 1 of the Tournament.
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates:
Fatima Bint Mubarak Academy Padel Tournament- Ladies 202 was commenced yesterday in a collaborative effort with the Abu Dhabi Sports Council at the Padel Plus Sports Academy in Abu Dhabi. This prestigious event is under the Directions of H.H Sheikha Fatima Bint Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, and President of the Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Ladies Clubs.
The First day witnessed spirited participation from athletes representing a multitude of countries, as this tournament will unfold over the course of three consecutive days, Thursday, October 12th, and culminating on Saturday, October 14th, 2023.
This edition marked a significant increase in the number of participants, aligning with the Academy's vision to integrate sports into women's daily lives. The robust support for women's sports from various sectors has been instrumental in this success. The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy has underscored its commitment to hosting the Fatima Bint Mubarak Academy Padel Tournament- Ladies 2023. The aim is to promote a healthy lifestyle among women of all ages by encouraging participation in this accessible sport. Padel is a sport that can be enjoyed by individuals of all age groups at any time, fostering a vibrant atmosphere due to its wide popularity and high demand, attracting a diverse group of participants.
The Academy's representative Ms. Mariam Al Mansoori acknowledged that the tournament's strong start reflects the fruitful support of H.H Sheikha Fatima Bint Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, and President of the Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Ladies Clubs. These tournaments are organized to the highest standards, and they demonstrate the remarkable talent and enthusiasm of women in the region for sports. This reflects the sport's development in the UAE and the confidence and skills women gain from participating in their favorite activities. These activities are fundamental in nurturing champions and developing their physical and psychological capabilities.