Mohammed watches Gov Games 2019 in action

By Rajive Singh

DUBAI 5 April 2019: His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, attended yesterday in Kite Beach in Dubai, the second edition of the Gov Games.

The games are held under the banner ‘One Team One Spirit’, with a total of 168 local, federal and international teams vying for the top prize of Dh1 million and the bragging rights to be hailed as champions at the second edition of Gov Games.

Sheikh Mohammed was briefed by Marwan bin Issa, games director, about the various obstacle and levels of the competition.

The second edition of gov games runs from 3-6 April, with the participation of 106 male teams and 62 female teams.

The first initiative of its kind in the world, the Gov Games aim to promote team spirit and collaboration among government employees. The competitions at the Games have been designed according to the highest global standards.

The winning men’s and women’s teams will be awarded the title of ‘Gov Games Champions’. A total prize money of Dh3 million is at stake at the Games.


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