Abu Dhabi: Rashed Al Hosani took top honors in the shooting competition, organized as part of the Sheikh Zayed Festival, which ended at the Al Forsan International Sports Resort.
The shooting contest brought together 50 participants, 10 of whom qualified for the final. Besides Al Hosani, who took first place with a 10,000 Dh prize money, Ayman Al Hashemi took second place with a 5,000 Dh prize while Fatima Al Hamadi came third with a 2,500 Dh prize.
Sultan Mohamed Al Kaabi, CEO of Al Forsan Holding Company, said Al Forsan Sports Resort‘s participation is encouraged by the UAE leadership’s vision to empower all individuals of all ages and abilities the opportunity to participate in various recreational activities and sports that contribute to the improvement of physical and psychological health.
Al Kaabi said the participation also aims to achieve the station’s goal of enriching the social and recreational lives of Abu Dhabi residents and citizens by helping them discover their potential through sport and giving them the opportunity to represent the United Arab Emirates regionally and internationally.
Al Kaabi also invited the public to participate in the archery competition, which was launched on February 18. The competition allows each participant to shoot five arrows during the trials for each round, collecting points along the way. The top 50 entrants with the highest point totals advance to the semi-final, from which the top 10 archers will compete for the top three spots.
Rashed Al Hosani, the winner of the shot, expressed his joy and pride at winning the competition, expressing his appreciation and gratitude to Al Forsan Sports Resort for encouraging the young athletes and motivating the young Emiratis to use their talents in activities that bring them and their community joy. and pride.