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Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmad Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Supreme Organising Committee for AWST announced that Sharjah Sports Club was the winner of the Sports Excellence Cup and Nada Askar Al Naqbi, along the management administrative staff and players received the cup.
The AWST had five games in the inaugural edition in 2012 that included basketball, volleyball, table tennis, shooting and athletics.
So, through AWST, we are giving them a platform to compete against each other," Reem noted.
She underlined the key goal of AWST, saying it is to advance the role of Arab women's sports clubs in discovering talented athletes and encouraging them to join national women's teams and participate in AWST, which acts as a springboard for them into regional and international tournaments.
Summary: Al Fuhays Club take top spot in basketball standings at AWST
This year, AWST celebrates the addition of a new game, totalling the number of sports to 9, and celebrates being environmentally friendly, all initiatives to create a competitive and clean sports atmosphere for all players.
The fourth edition of AWST is under the auspices of the Her Highness Shaikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs and Chairperson of Sharjah Women's Sport Foundation.
The winners of the individual, team showjumping and the Grand Prix were awarded their medals and trophies by Shaikh Khalid Bin Ahmad Al Qasimi, Head of AWST's Supreme Organising Committee, accompanied by Shaikha Hayat Bint Abdul Aziz Al Khalifa, Head of the AWST Supervisory Committee and member of Bahraini Olympic Committee, Abdul Latif Al Hammadi, Director of Etisalat's Public Relations, Dr Abdul Aziz Al Muhairi, Secretary General of the National Anti-Doping Committee, Sultan Al Yahyae, General Manager of the Sharjah Equestrian and Racing Club, and Nada Askar Al Naqbi, Deputy Chairperson of AWST's Supreme organising Committee and Director General of SWSF.
Bahrain participated in the first AWST in 2012 in 4 sports (table tennis, athletics, volleyball and shooting) and won 4 colored medals: the gold medal for Riffa club in the sport of athletics (4 * 100 m), the silver and a bronze medal in high jump for the same club, as well as the bronze medal for Bahrain Club in Tables (teams competition).
Summary: Egyptian club dominate in fencing as AWST gets underway
In the midst of an enthralling start to the fourth Arab Women Sports Tournament (AWST), which kicked off on Friday, Al Sharbini, debuted her presence during the AWST.
Summary: 'The AWST is an ideal platform for Arab sportswomen,' says Al Naqbi