11
August
2019

The 3rd FBMA Summer Camp Concludes its Sports and Cultural Programs

The 3rd FBMA Summer Camp concluded its session at the Abu Dhabi Ladies Club, after a month of activities and programs that witnessed remarkable interactions with the parents and the participating campers with the presence of our National Team coach “Houriya AlTaheri”, our National Basketball Team player, the talented "Asma Majed", the star of our National Hockey Team "Latifa Al Suwaidi", and the fencing champion "Noora Al Breiki".

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24
April
2019

Zayed Sports Tournament

FBMA is organising Basketball, Handball, and Archery events for ladies in collaboration with Armed Forces Officers Club.

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02
May
2017

UAE Women’s Cup Kickoff

UAE Women’s Cup Kickoff Dubai/ Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017: The Matches of the first round of UAE Women’s Cup were kicked off a couple of days ago with the participation of eight teams, where Abu Dhabi Club (A) commenced its participation with a crushing victory over Reginal 12 – 2, while Dragons won Abu Dhabi Club (B) 2 – 1 and UAE U-18 National Team smashed Risoneiry 11 – nil.

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31
January
2017

FBMA International Show Jumping Cup 2017 to attract increased numbers of elite riders from around the worldto Abu Dhabi

The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) International Show Jumping Cup returns this year on Friday 24 and Saturday 25 February to the Abu Dhabi Equestrian Club. During the official event press conference held today, Monday 30 January, at the Marriott Downtown Hotel in Abu Dhabi, it was revealed that a brand new activity zone will be introduced in this fourth edition, while more riders than ever before are expected to compete, establishing the Cup as an up-and-coming global equestrian event growing from strength to strength.

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20
December
2016

FBMA’s international Trophy for Figure Skating returns to Abu Dhabi in January for 3rd edition

On 5-7 January the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) will welcome 2017 proudly with yet another edition of the FBMA Trophy for Figure Skating, as announced at an Press Conference earlier today. In its third year featuring in the calendar of the International Skating Union (ISU), the Trophy is the fruit of the enduring collaboration between FBMA, the Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) and the UAE Ice Sports Federation, who are all committed to advancing sports participation in Abu Dhabi and the UAE.

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08
December
2016

The FBMA Elite meets the ADISL Stars in a friendly Basketball match

Within the celebrations of the UAE's 45 National Day , Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy organized on Tuesday evening, the sixth of December a friendly basketball match between the FBMA elite trainees and a team that includes the stars of Abu Dhabi universities League , in Al Forsan international Sports Resort in Abu Dhabi.

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06
December
2016

FBMA signs an MOU with UAEU

Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) signed a memorandum of understanding with United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) as an official inauguration of the FBMA scholarships program which will start next year, where the academy will grant 10 scholarships to female students who are willing to study under the bachelor program of the physical education department in UAEU in addition to granting a valuable monthly incentive to each student under its scholarship program, while the UAEU commits for its part to attract outstanding female Emirati students in order to enroll them in the program and to provide the proper environment, the qualified managerial and technical staff and the facilities necessary for the success of the educational process in which the academy will monitor the progress of the enrolled students continuously.

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27
November
2016

Eleven Emiratis climb Oman’s tallest mountain in celebration of 45th UAE National Day

On the morning of November 26th, eleven female Emirati students were preparing for their next big adventure. They set out to hike up to the top of Jebel Shams, Oman’s tallest mountain. Their goal? To celebrate the 45th UAE National Day, while breaking yet another barrier. The “brave eleven” were driven by their passion for staying active and their love of mountaineering, when they decided to take on the challenge set by the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) and the Higher Colleges of Technology - Abu Dhabi Women’s College (ADWC). Having recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote physical activity and sportsmanship among the ADWC community, the two entities invited Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) students across different disciplines to participate in a hiking expedition.

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06
November
2016

First Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open hailed 'huge success'

Abu Dhabi Organisers of the first women's professional golf tournament in Abu Dhabi have lavished praise on the participants for making the event "a huge success". They feel that the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open, which finished at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club on Saturday, succeeded in inspiring UAE women of all ages to take up golf.

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06
November
2016

Beth Allen wins Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Open

A proud Beth Allen was thrilled by her achievement of becoming the first winner of the Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Open yesterday. "It means so much to me," said the American after firing a course record-equalling eight-under 64 to clinch the Ladies European Tour (LET) event by three strokes from England’s Georgia Hall at Saadiyat Beach Golf Club.

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12
October
2016

FBMA IS MOVING FORWARD TO BEATING BREAST CANCER, AS ‘CIRCUITS ON THE CIRCUIT’ RETURNS TO THE CAPITAL IN ITS THIRD EDITION

October does not only mark the drop of hot temperatures around the UAE! October is a month of pink; a month very important to women globally as many countries across the world unite in increasing attention and support for the awareness, early detection and treatment of breast cancer, which is by far the most common cancer for women worldwide, both in the developed and developing world.

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28
September
2016

FBMA Calendar Launch 2016/17

The inaugural Fatima bint Mubarak Women’s Golf Open highlights the 2016/17 calendar of the Fatima bint Mubarak Academy unveiled at Jumeirah Etihad Towers on Monday.

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30
August
2016

FBMA celebrates women sports at Emirati women’s day

In celebration of Emirati women’s day, Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports academy (FBMA) have organized a celebratory public event in cooperation with Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) and with contributions from Women Sports Administration at Sharjah Ladies Club, Healthpoint Abu Dhabi and Yas Mall at Yas Shopping Mall.

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28
August
2016

FBMA signs MoU with Sharjah Ladies Club

The Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, FBMA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the women's sports administration of the Sharjah Ladies Club, SLC, to serve the future ambitions and strategies of the Emirati sports sector by advancing the level of cooperation and communication between various women's sports establishments in the UAE.

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23
June
2016

ADSC LADIES WINS THE VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT TITLE

With great success, the competitions of the Ramadan Volleyball Championship which was organized by Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy as a part of Abu Dhabi Sports Festival were concluded. The tournament witnessed the participation of 8 volleyball teams representing different bodies and organizations of Abu Dhabi government and took place at the play fields of the Family development establishment’s indoor sporting hall in Abu Dhabi.

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20
June
2016

FBMA Women's Tournament for Volleyball to Kick off today

The FBMA Women's Tournament for Volleyball will kick off today at the sports hall of the Family Development Foundation. The tournament is organized by Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy. were Eight teams are set to participate in the event, including the team of Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, Health Authority, HealthPoint Hospital, National Petroleum Construction Company, Emirate Gas, General Secretariat of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, and Housing Authority.

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20
June
2016

Abu Dhabi Housing Authority Council Ladies Wins the Tournament Title

The FBMA Ramadan Football Tournament for Government Entities has Concluded , which was held over the course of two days and was organized by Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy under the umbrella of the Abu Dhabi Sports Festival, in the sports hall of the Family Development Foundation in Abu Dhabi. The Ladies of Abu Dhabi Housing Authority Council have been crowned as the first place winner of the Tournament,followed by Abu Dhabi urban planning Council team in the second place, and in the third place came the national Petroleum Construction company. Awarding of the winning teams, H.E Amal Al Afifi , the board member of fatima bint mubarak ladies sports academy and H.E Amal Bu Shallakh from the Women's Football Committee.

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16
June
2016

Yas stages women's fitness event

More than 250 women enjoyed a special Ramadan evening of fitness, health and well-being on Wednesday evening at #theADmovement – a free community event held at GoYAS by Daman’s Activelife at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. The event, staged in collaboration with the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies’ Sports Academy, marked the #theADmovement’s second event in Abu Dhabi aimed at empowering women towards better health and more physical activity.

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22
May
2016

FBMA study explores Emirati youth’s sports preferences

Transitioning from April to May this year has been great fun for Emirati girls, as for the duration of two weeks between 24 April and 4May 2016 they had the opportunity to try out the sport of their liking, win many gifts as a reward for challenging themselves, and thus become members of the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy family!

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15
May
2016

UAE becomes first Arab member in International Skating Union

The UAE, represented by the UAE Ice Sports Federation, has officially become a member of the International Skating Union (ISU), the international governing body for competitive ice skating disciplines, including figure skating, synchronised skating, speed skating, and short track speed skating.

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09
May
2016

The Nation’s elite athletes embark on a fruitful journey with the FBMA

In line with the vision to keep inspiring the Nation’s women and girls towards excellence in sports and with a view to further develop local Emirati talent in the sports sector, the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) has launched yesterday its “FBMA Elite Athletes Program for professional athletes”.

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24
April
2016

ADIB PasSport activation Launches Today

The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) launched the “ADIB PasSport” activation, which is aimed at introducing young girls between 10 and 12 years old to a variety of indoor and outdoor sports through the course of two weeks starting from the 24th of April to 4th May in Al-Forsan Sports Resort & Club with the support of Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) and with the sponsorship of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB).

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10
February
2016

MCWFC to face Melbourne City in Abu Dhabi

Manchester City Women’s Football Club will return to Abu Dhabi for their 2016 pre-season training camp alongside Melbourne City Women’s FC. The City Football Group sister clubs will face each other in the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy Challenge on Wednesday 17 February at New York University’s Abu Dhabi Campus.

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25
January
2016

With a spectacular Emirati show on ice … FBMA International Figure Skating Trophy concluded

Under patronage of H.H Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Chairperson of the UAE General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairperson of Family Development Foundation and Chairwomen of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood “Mother of the Nation”, and with the notable attention and following from H.H Sheikha Fatima Bint Hazza, Chairwoman of the Fatima Bint Mubark Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA), President of the Abu Dhabi Ladies Club, the second version of the FBMA International Figure Skating Trophy was concluded on Saturday after carrying on for two consecutive days at Abu Dhabi Ice Rink in Zayed Sports City where it witnessed the participation of 66 figure skaters who came from 18 countries.

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22
January
2016

COMING BACK IN ITS SECOND VERSION … FBMA FIGURE SKATING TROPHY STARTS IN ABU DHABI TODAY

Under patronage of H.H Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Chairperson of the UAE General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairperson of Family Development Foundation and Chairwomen of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood “Mother of the Nation”; the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy organizes the second version of the FBMA Figure Skating Cup which will be hosted in Abu Dhabi Ice Skating Rink in Zayed Sports City for two consecutive days. This cup is organized by the academy with cooperation from Abu Dhabi Sports Council and UAE Ice Sports Federation, and under the supervision the International Figure Skating Federation.

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19
January
2016

FBMA Trophy for Figure Skating comes back to Abu Dhabi this Friday

Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak «Mother of the UAE» Chairwoman of the General Women's Union and Supreme Chairperson of the Family Development Foundation, Chairperson of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy announced that in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Sports Council and the Ice Sports Federation , the Organization of the second edition of FBMA Trophy for Figure Skating during the period of January 22 to 23 at Zayed Sports City Ice Rink, with the participation of 66 player from 18 countries around the world.

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18
January
2016

Abu Dhabi Hosts the Women's Committee Head Quarters of the G.C.C Journalism Federation

The opening ceremony was attended by the Chairman of the GCC Sports Journalism Federation, Salem al Habsy and the Members of the Federation’s Women’s Committee: Loulwa Al-Merri from Quatar, Ebtisam Al-Jubail from KSA, Reem Al-Taitoon from Kuwait, Eman Al-Salihi from Bahrain, Amal Al-Afifi, Amal Bu Shlakh, Naema Al-Mansouri and Dr. Omniyat Al-Jaberi, in addition to other public figures of the UAE sports community.

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15
December
2015

Johnson bowls perfect game to guide United States to World Bowling Women’s Championship team title

The United States were crowned team-of-five competition winners on the penultimate day of the World Bowling Women’s Championships at the Khalifa International Bowling Center in Abu Dhabi. The event resumed with the second block of qualification and the overnight leaders Germany struggled during the early stages to leave their hopes of making the semi-final phase in doubt.

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07
December
2015

World Bowling Women’s World Championships launch in Abu Dhabi

The World Women’s Bowling Championships began Sunday at Zayed Sports City in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Sports Council, and other Emirati and international officials.

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17
November
2015

200 Players from 35 countries in the World Bowling Chamionship For Ladies in Abu Dhabi

Under patronage of H.H Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Chairperson of the UAE General Women’s Union, Supreme Chairperson of Family Development Foundation and Chairwomen of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood, Abu Dhabi city will be hosting the World Women’s Bowling Championship from the 6th to 14th of next December in Khalifa Bowling Center of Zayed Sports City (ZSC).

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06
October
2015

THE ICE PRINCESS

THE ICE PRINCESS INSPIRED BY A FILM, ZAHRA LARI HAS PAVED THE WAY FOR AN ENTIRE GENERATION OF FEMALE FIGURE SKATERS IN THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES.

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15
September
2015

1st FBMA Physical Education Teachers Forum concluded

Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy's First Physical Education Teachers' Forum was concluded today in Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. Organized by the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA), and under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, President of the General Women’s Union, Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation and President of the Supreme Council of Motherhood and Childhood (Mother of the Nation), and under the guidance of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Hazza Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairwoman of the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy and Chairwoman of Abu Dhabi Ladies Club, the Forum attracted great participation from over 200 Physical Education (P.E.) teachers from various schools across Abu Dhabi and the other Emirates.

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21
August
2015

Sudents of Higher Colleges of Technology Abu Dhabi sets out to climb Mount Fuji in Japan

The Abu Dhabi Higher colleges of Technology and the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy has send a group of Emirati female students to climb the summit of Mount Fuji in Japan . This Initiative comes in alignment with the plans of cooperation between the AD HCT and the Academy to raise awareness among Emirati women about healthy lifestyles and physical fitness where the mission’s journey will be under the supervision and sponsorship o the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy ,The group has departed from Abu Dhabi international Airport on last friday 21 Aug 2015, and was heading to japan, were they are expected to reach the summit of Mount Fuji after 3 days from their arrival.

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09
July
2015

FATIMA BINT MUBARAK LADIES SPORTS ACADEMY HOLDS “NUTRITION & JIU JITSU” WORKSHOP

In the light of the MoU signed between the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA) and the UAE Jiu Jitsu Federation, the FBMA held a workshop titled “Nutrition & Jiu Jitsu”, in an initiative aiming to raise awareness about healthy nutrition among the UAE Jiu Jitsu Federation female athletes, and to reinforce the concept of healthy eating as a vital part of their training to elevate their performance. The workshop was held at the Park Hyatt Hotel on Saadiyat Island with the attendance of thirty female athletes from the UAE Jiu Jitsu Federation, and it addressed the topic of the healthy dietary system that should be followed by athletes in general, and Jiu Jitsu athletes in particular.

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08
July
2015

Fatima bint Hazza attends annual iftar event

Sheikha Fatima bint Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of the Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, on Sunday attended the academy's annual iftar, held at the Park Hyatt Hotel under the patronage of H.H. Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Supreme President of the Family Development Foundation (FDF), and Head of the Supreme Council for Motherhood and Childhood.

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08
July
2015

"FATIMA BINT MUBARAK LADIES SPORTS ACADEMY" FOOTBALL TEAM WINS THE SILVER MEDAL

Dr. Amal Al Qubaisi, with the presence of Dr. Mugheer Al Khaili, Abdulla Nasser Al Suweidi and Aref Al Awani, crowned the winning teams of the championship and presented bronze medals the Abu Dhabi Urban planning team and silver medals to the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy team and finally gold medals to the Abu Dhabi Sports Council women football team.

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04
June
2015

FBMA signs a M.o.U. with the UAE Jiu Jitsu Federation

the Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports academy (FBMA) signed a memorandum of understanding with the UAE Jiu jitsu Federation during the press conference held in the FBMA headquarters on Wednesday, the M.O.U. was signed by Mohammed Bin Dulmouk Al-Dhaheri, Board Member of the UAE Jiu Jitsu Federation, and Dr. Mai Al- Jaber board member of Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy, which was attended by Talal Al Hashimi as a representative of Abu Dhabi Sports Council. The M.O.U is aimed towards elevating the participation of girls and ladies in the activities of jiu jitsu both vertically and horizontally, and to reinforce their presence in the international competitions in order to accomplish more Achievements in the march of Emirati Ladies sports.

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27
May
2015

FBMA honors shooting team champions

The Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy held a ceremony to honor the FBMA shooting team for landing the second place in the Abu Dhabi Sixth shooting championship of 2015 that witnessed the participation of 35 teams representing 20 different government organisations and was held by the Abu Dhabi International Shooting Company in cooperation with tawazun holding Corp. and Caracal Shooting Club under the supervision of Abu Dhabi Sports Council.

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04
April
2015

New Emirati Promising Players Sparkle

New Emirati Promising Players Sparkle A Distinctive start of the FBMA CUP for FIGURE SKATING Amira Al Dhairi stands second in the basic Novice and Larry in the fourth in the Senior level

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03
April
2015

Today is the opening of the UAE’s first Olympic-standard ice skating contest in ZSC ice Rink

Love Olympic figure skating? Then you’re in luck – because an international competition is taking place today and tomorrow the 3rd and 4th April at Zayed Sports City Ice Rink. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy (FBMA), which champions women’s sports in the UAE, has teamed up with the UAE Ice Sport Federation, which governs all the UAE’s ice sports, to host the first Abu Dhabi FBMA Trophy. The contest is sanctioned by the International Skating Union, the governing body of the Olympics. This means participants will gain points that may see them compete at Olympic level. Only members of the International Skating Union can enter the contest. Roquiya Cochran is the event organiser and mother of Zahra Lari, the UAE’s own Olympic-hopeful. “Competitors are coming from over a dozen countries,” she says. “Six competitors from the UAE have also entered.” Free. 9am-4pm, 3rd-4th April. Contact: 02 651 9780

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06
March
2015

FBMA Show Jumping Cup

Fatima Bint Hazza witneses the Grand Prix of FBMA SHOW JUMPING CUP Anita takes the lead in the «Grand Prix» and Tina wins «Medium Tour»

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09
November
2014

Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy Honors Sprinter Alia Saeed

HH Sheikha Fatima bint Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy board of directors chairperson, chairperson of Abu Dhabi ladies club, has praised the outstanding performance of Emirati athlete Alia Saeed during the 2014 Asian Games in South Korea. Alia has claimed the gold medal in the 10 K race.

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24
October
2014

Circuits on the Circuit

The event, named ‘Circuits on the Circuit’, will put as many as 700 women through their paces under the banner of a giant pink ribbon. It is organised by GoYAS, a weekly women-only fitness group, and is being sponsored by Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy.

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01
January
0001

Fatima bint Hazza: Fatima bint Mubarak's support leads women to success

Sheikha Fatima bint Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, chairwoman of Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies sports Academy and Chairwoman of Abu Dhabi Ladies Club, thanked H.H Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, chairwoman of the General Women's Union, for her sponsorship for the 1st 1st Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Open. The FBM Ladies Open registered outstanding success amid the participation of 126 professional golfers in the event.

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