Dubai: Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of The Govt Council of Dubai has issued directives to type the Board of Administrators of the UAE Falcons Federation beneath the chairmanship of Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
Headquartered in Dubai, the UAE Falcons Federation is an impartial governing physique that can regulate all occasions, competitions and actions associated to falconry.
Expressing his gratitude to the Crown Prince for his help for the event of falconry, Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed mentioned that conventional sports activities are integral to the UAE’s tradition and historical past. Owing to the help of the UAE management, the nation has turn into a world mannequin for preserving and selling its heritage.
“The game of falconry is a part of the wealthy cultural legacy that has been handed on to us by previous generations. Our founding fathers have all the time emphasised on the significance of preserving these traditions. The late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan was a pioneering practitioner of the fashionable type of the game. He set a brand new imaginative and prescient for enriching the game and selling excellence in falconry,” Sheikh Ahmed mentioned.
The Common Authority of Sports activities not too long ago issued Choice No. (26) of 2021 asserting the UAE Falcons Federation chaired by Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Other than regulating all falconry associated occasions and actions, the Federation will work to advertise the event of the game, disseminate technical and different info associated to its apply, and lift consciousness concerning the sport amongst a wider viewers.
The Federation may also characterize the UAE in worldwide falconry competitions, and work to construct a various fan-base among the many public as a part of selling delight within the UAE’s cultural heritage.