Reda Saleem (Dubai)
The sports sector is looking forward to more achievements that paint a new future, with features that carry many hopes and dreams, to the forefront and podiums, and the dream of first place that attracts all champions in all international, continental and Arab tournaments and events , in view of the great support and attention of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State “may God protect him”, who always offers help and support to every hero, seeks to raise the UAE flag above the platforms too light. .
Perhaps the support of His Highness confirms that supporting the sports sector in the country is a priority among its priorities, and it will spare no effort to support sports and provide all the ingredients for its promotion and development, to the country ‘s flag on the global podiums, and to create the best sports environment to discover and refine talents and make stars And champions with the highest internationally recognized quality standards.
It is sufficient that His Highness’s words at the reception of the heroes represent a constitution for all athletes, as well as for future generations, especially that His Highness motivates them to continue in the first place, and not give it up , because “number one” is what the state is looking for in all its sectors, and these are the words that come out From the father, role model, teacher and inspiration to all heroes.
The sports sector realizes that the next phase of the march requires cohesion with the leadership, which is to continue the effort and race to achieve the highest goals, and this cohesion is a great responsibility on all workers in the sector, whether responsible for sports federations and clubs or players, players, coaches and administrators, because the task Shared and success always counts for the team, not for one person.
His Highness not only supports the hosting of global and continental sporting events and makes the UAE a destination for the world to watch, but also supports the people of the Emirates to take foreign positions, which is the gentle power of Emirati representing sports abroad, either by taking leadership positions in international and continental federations, or hosting the headquarters of these federations. to host big events while other countries fail to win. the honor of housing them, which is the great reputation of the state at all levels and the bright face of Emirati sport abroad.
Ahmed bin Hasher: Cohesion is a constitution for all generations
Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Hasher Al Maktoum, President of the Shooting Federation, emphasized that the coherence of sport with rational leadership is an approach and a way of life for all generations and a constitution that we share with the father and founder, the late Sheikh, learned. Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, “may God rest his soul.”
He said: We pledge allegiance to His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, may God protect him, for his hearing and obedience. To our country with passion.
He pointed out that cohesion with the leadership is a big responsibility for every athlete, male and female, and official, whether in a federation or a club, to put in more effort and race, reap achievements and fly the flag of the state in external forums, given the availability of moral and material support for the heroes, and we must actually translate into word and deed.
Our Olympic champion explained that shooting has a specialty in care and support, whether from the wise leadership or from our sheikhs at the state level, and support was the “password” to win the first gold medal for the UAE in the Olympic Games, and the next phase requires joint efforts by all, to return to the platforms The coronation, not only in the Olympics, but in all international, continental and Arab championships, and that the sport of the Emirates the “highest word” has. The President of the Shooting Federation has indicated that the next challenge for UAE sport is to qualify for the “Paris 2024” Olympic Games, as a first phase of our ambitions.
Ahmed bin Shafar: The UAE enjoys a “comprehensive renaissance”
Ahmed bin Shafar, Chairman of the Transition Committee of Al-Wasl Club, indicated that the UAE will always remain the homeland of high aspirations under a rational leadership. In several areas, our country has become on the global front with excellence and distinction. Al Shafar believes that His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, may God protect him, is an inspiring leader for generations, to complete the path of prosperity and progress in which the UAE walks with confidence.
He pointed out that His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, “may God protect him”, is in the first place an athlete, and his generosity has never been exhausted to sport and athletes always and with to support him. we look forward to moving forward to more creative and successful horizons, to achieving what we strive for Strategic goals, the main goal of which is to place the flag of our country high above the platforms of glory. He concluded by emphasizing that all people pledge allegiance to His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, “may God protect him”, for loyalty and obedience, and we ask God Almighty to protect him, him to lead, and direct his steps.
Ibn Hazam: Support is a weapon of pride on our chest
Mohammed Abdullah bin Hazam Al Dhaheri, Secretary-General of the Football Association, stressed that cohesion is an essential characteristic known to all the people who united behind the rational leadership, pointing out that His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan , President of the State “may God protect him”, is a first-class athlete, It supports sports and athletes, and is interested in motivating its athletes to reach various podiums, with the aim of raising the UAE flag high in various forums to hoist. He pointed out that the great support that sports in general, and football in particular, from His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, “may God protect him”, as a badge on everyone’s chest he made the UAE a “memorial” for world stars, teams and teams, and called him a wise sports leader, giving encouragement and athletes to the podiums in all matches and pushes. team and individual sports.
He added: All sects of the people, behind His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the State, “may God protect him”, who cares about all the details and always strives to increase the status of the country , also as sports, athletes and football.
He said that His Highness’s wise prescriptions and his attendance at competitions and various sports activities are a testament to his continued support for sport and the youth of the country, and it is a testament to the importance of sport in the life of the Emirati society.
Ibn Hazam appreciated His Highness’s unwavering support for sport, his wise guidance and his reception of achievements, emphasizing that it had consolidated the position of Emirati sport on the continent and internationally and made it prominent on the world map.
Al Gergawi: “Hand in Hand” to Achieve Glory
Major General M. Ismail Al Gergawi, head of the UAE and Arab Basketball Federations, said that all athletes in the country stand side by side with the rational leadership, which emphasizes cohesion and mutual love between the two parties, and history always testifies of that loyalty and belonging.
He added: We are on the covenant and promise, by laying the foundations of cohesion, and working for more harmony among all who live on the land of this country, and working hand in hand to achieve aspirations and ambitions.
He added: Our sporting priorities are the country’s reputation and sporting status, as well as hearing and obedience to the ruler and our sheiks, on the basis that we hold a position and reputation that suits the Emirates in the outside community, and we hope that we the youth will be on the good side of them, promoting sports and all aspects of life and activities in our beloved country.
Al Gergawi said: We hope that the next phase will show more support for our sport and our youth in all activities, because the UAE in all areas is witnessing this, and we hope that our sport will keep pace with the development around us in all other activities.
He added: We keep in mind, in the game of basketball, that we make the name and flag of the state in front of our players in all the forums in which they participate, and we always talk to our players in it, which makes enthusiasm spread among our players for the love of the country and the slogan of the country, and our goal in the next stage, to return to the podiums, whether Arab or Golf, as well as a strong return to Asian competitions.