The Sharjah Sports Council launched the “club race for rationalization”, under the slogan “I am an athlete with a mentor”. Incentive financial prizes were allocated as part of the council’s keenness on the importance of rationalization in the sports sector, spreading a culture of awareness of the importance of the environment, raising awareness of the importance of water and electricity, urging the preservation of resources and work. To protect it based on the council’s societal responsibility, in coordination and cooperation with the Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority.
This came during a press conference organized by the council at the Sharjah Ladies Club, in the presence of Issa Hilal Al-Hazzami, Chairman of the Sharjah Sports Council, Abdullah Abdul Rahman Al Shamsi, Director of the General Department for Institutional Support Services, Engineer Ghada Juma Salem, Director of the Conservation Department at the Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority, and Saeed Ali Al-Ajeel, the sports expert .
The time period for the race was set from September 1, 2021 to September 1, 2022, coinciding with the start of the new sports season, and with the participation of all 24 sports and specialized clubs of the Emirate of Al Basma, whose objectives are based on achieving the environmental sustainability axis of the council’s strategic plan, and consolidating the values of the importance of energy as an element It is vital and how to maintain it, rationalize consumption and reduce material burdens on the government, spread public awareness about the benefits of applying sound practices to rationalize water and electricity resources, and urge the sports community to adopt strategies to preserve the environment, energy efficiency and motivate participants to adopt rationalization practices.
Issa Hilal Al-Hazami pointed out that an integrated work team has been formed, comprising members of the Sharjah Sports Council and the Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority, to work on the details of the race and to supervise the various axes and criteria, evaluation and final selection. The importance of the sports sector in the Emirate, and that it plays a prominent role with various authorities and institutions in spreading the culture of rationalization, preserving natural resources and pushing the development process of club facilities and services, encouraging all initiatives that fall into this aspect and urging improvement of the efficiency of use, to contribute to achieving the desired goals that are established For it, the clubs race for rationalization, and the application of its motto as mentor athletes.