- 15 Jan 2024
- Source : adsc
Abu Dhabi Sports Council: The President’s Cup Falconry Championship links the past with the present
His Excellency Arif Hamad Al Awani, Secretary General of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, praised the wise leadership’s support for traditional sports of all kinds and forms, because they link the past and the present, which is embodied in the 11th edition of the His Highness the President of the UAE Falconry Cup Championship, in which hundreds of falconers from different countries participate. All over the Emirates.
He said, "The sport of falconry has come a long way in terms of success, which must be preserved in order to preserve the heritage of the Emirates and the noble customs, traditions, and values that this sport embodies."
He added, "We are happy with what the sport of falcons has achieved, and with the great role played by the Abu Dhabi Falconers Club in enhancing the heritage character of falconry, preserving falcons as a national symbol, presenting them as a heritage and cultural destination for tourism in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, spreading awareness and knowledge about the sport of falconry, and enhancing its role in society." And providing the appropriate environment for practicing this sport.”