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Ramadan Bowling Tournament 2013

Per: Karen ATHWAL  

EVENT Zayed Sports City have introduced a fun and entertaining line-up of sports events this Ramadan, for children and adults, amateurs or professionals...these events are a great way to stay fit and healthy during the Holy Month and encourage active sports participation in the city.

The Ramadan Bowling Tournament is already under way in Abu Dhabi and is known to be the biggest and best tournament in the UAE open to all. The Bowling tournament has three seperate divisons with a prize to be one at the end of the tournament. This year the prize is AED 145,000 cash, an increase in previous year's tournaments. 

The tournament provides the perfect opportunity for youngters, amateurs and bowling professionals to team up and show of their skill set. Each player enters a division most suited to them; the open division, amateur division or the youth division, competitors can play late into the night. 

The Ramadan Bowling Tournament is one of many sports initiatives set up by Zayed Sports City to introduce and increase sports in the UAE and encourage phsyical activity during Ramadan through fun and integrated ways. 

The Tournament runs from the 8th July to 6th August, 2013 at the Khalifa International Bowling Centre. 

Text Karen Athwal