- SFA Handling Director Ms. Shaima Saleh Al-Husseini took aspect in a panel discussion showcasing SFA and the Kingdom’s ongoing efforts facilitating sport and promoting wellbeing
- Now in its 27th version, the TAFISA Earth Congress was attended by delegates from all more than the earth, and held in Slovenia
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: The Sports for All Federation (SFA) represented Saudi Arabia at the 27th TAFISA World Congress. The official Saudi delegation was headed by SFA President, HRH Prince Khaled bin Alwaleed bin Talal Al Saud, along with SFA Running Director, Ms. Shaima Saleh Al-Husseini, with a number of members of the Federation’s senior management team in attendance. The flagship congress, hailed internationally for developing world bridges through activity, was held in Portoroz, Slovenia, amongst June 8-12, 2022, by The Association of Intercontinental Activity for All (TAFISA).
Prince Khaled’s participation in the congress demonstrates the SFA’s longstanding partnership with TAFISA, and Saudi’s collaborative efforts to foster wellbeing as a result of bodily activity marking the Federation as an integral pressure in the entire world of neighborhood stage activity.
Ms. Al-Husseini presented the Federation’s ongoing push to force for a varied, exciting, and vibrant sporting activities community at the Congress’ to start with plenary session. Ms. Al-Husseini, alongside co-panelists Dr. Shawnda Morrison, from the College of Ljubljana, Ms. Catherine Forde from the Caribbean Affiliation of Nationwide Olympic Committees and TAFISA board member, and Ms. Anna Mguni from Zimbabwe, tackled various troubles and successes respective to each speakers’ level of watch and experience. For the duration of the dialogue, the SFA’s initiatives aimed at encouraging the participation of ladies in athletics during the Kingdom had been highlighted, as effectively as the Federation’s several local community sports activities and athletic activities, and impact-driven initiatives.
The very last reside TAFISA congress was held pre-pandemic in Japan in 2019, and saw a big formal SFA delegation participate on-floor in Tokyo. For the duration of the Covid-19 pandemic, the SFA took part in a TAFISA-led webinar on COVID-19 sports initiatives, highlighting the Federation’s initiatives to boost physical exercise and healthy dwelling by means of its considerable electronic offerings. The pursuing year, SFA hosted a TAFISA’s Certified Management Program, serving to to practice and develop athletics leaders and supervisors throughout the Kingdom.
SFA also joined forces with TAFISA and Nike Designed to Participate in in early 2022 to carry out ‘Made to Engage in Coaching Women Guide’ global workshops, with the goal of endorsing girls’ participation in sporting activities.
TAFISA organizes the Entire world Congress biyearly, and the multiday summit is regarded as a special platform of understanding exchange structured to advertise the strategy of activity for all and the raise of actual physical activity amounts across populations. Bringing with each other stakeholders from many sport organizations and gurus within the activity discipline from all over the earth, the 2022 Congress was staged less than the concept “Sport for All in a Shifting World”. The concept highlighted the reality that athletics companies are adapting to everything from local climate modify and economics to publish-pandemic disorders and additional.
The SFA’s ongoing collaboration with TAFISA is portion of the Federation’s motivation to extend the attain of regional and global partnerships in direction of a unified goal of building communities far more lively, healthier, and happier.
About the Saudi Sports activities for All Federation (SFA)
The Saudi Sports for All Federation (SFA), a proactive neighborhood sport and wellness firm established to boost a nutritious way of life in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, aims to supply accessibility to possibilities for all customers of society to exercise actual physical exercise. Partnering with government companies, sports activities supply bodies, sports activities federations, and the wider community and personal sector to reach its targets, the SFA focuses on expanding actual physical exercise and well being and wellness metrics across the country. The maximize of physical exercise is reached by advancing four strategic priorities: education and learning group and volunteering health and wellbeing and campaigns and marketing. It does this by planning and deploying leisure athletics applications tailored for females, men, youth, the elderly, and people with disabilities throughout Saudi Arabia.