Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy's mission is to empower women and girls in the UAE, through promoting sports, physical activity and a healthy lifestyle.
ICSW EXTENDS ‘CALL FOR PAPERS’ SUBMISSION DEADLINE
The International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW) provides local and international researchers and students a unique platform to present their research ideas to like-minded industry-leaders and professionals from around the world. The submission deadline for this cornerstone initiative has been extended to 13 September 2017.
SPECIAL OLYMPICS ICON LORETTA CLAIBORNE AND BEIRUT MARATHON PIONEER MAY EL-KHALIL JOIN STELLAR ICSW LINE-UP
Loretta Claiborne, who defied perceptions of intellectual disability to become an icon in world sport and a global campaigner for intellectual disability, and May El Khalil, who overcame a debilitating accident and rose through turbulent societal conditions in Lebanon to create one of the region’s most inspiring events, the International Beirut Marathon, will share their inspiring stories with audiences at the UAE capital this November at the ICSW.
HRH PRINCESS HAYA BINT AL HUSSEIN TO GIVE OPENING KEYNOTE SPEECH AT THE INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) 2017
HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein wife of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, will give the opening keynote speech at this year’s edition of ICSW. HRH Princess Haya will share Her wealth of experience as an Olympic athlete, member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), former President of the Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI) and humanitarian with an audience of sports industry leaders, iconic athletes, students and faculty heads.
‘THE IRON NUN’ JOINS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) SPEAKER LINE-UP
Sister Madonna Buder, the nun who gained worldwide fame as ‘The Iron Nun’ for her iconic participation at a succession of triathlons and Ironmans across the globe, is to join the speaker list for the acclaimed International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW) this November.
RAHA MOHARRAK, FIRST SAUDI WOMAN TO CLIMB MOUNT EVEREST, JOINS LINE-UP FOR 4TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF SPORTS FOR WOMEN (ICSW) IN ABU DHABI
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, 18 June 2017: Athlete and adventurer, Raha Moharrak, the first Saudi woman to scale Mount Everest, has been announced as one of the panelists for the forthcoming International Conference of Sports for Women (ICSW), which will be held from 6-7 November at the Abu Dhabi Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in the UAE capital.