Wed 19-04-2017 22:04 PM
ABU DHABI, 19th April, 2017 (WAM) -- H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, has received the executive bureau members of Abu Dhabi Tour 2017, as well as the sponsors and supporters of the event that has been held for the past three years.
The event is part of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council’s vision that aspires to strengthen the status of the capital in the global sporting scene.
He congratulated H.H. Sheikh Nahyan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, for the success of the international sporting event hosted by Abu Dhabi, and his successful leadership in the progress of the sports sector.
He thanked the participants, supporters and contributors who added to the success of the Abu Dhabi Tour, which achieved remarkable local and international publicity and contributed to highlighting the natural, tourism, cultural and historic landmarks of Abu Dhabi. He also thanked them for organising sporting events that reflect the great image of the capital, attracting a large international audience.
He urged everyone to maintain this image and promote it by leaving positive impressions on visitors from around the world.
He hailed the positive impact of the Abu Dhabi Tour and its contribution to the development of the sport of cycling, which has finally attracted the attention of various sectors of society. He also praised the sincere efforts of the team of volunteers, sponsors, supporters and strategic partners, and appreciated the beneficial partnership between the Abu Dhabi Sports Council and public and private bodies.